Item number : UK DIXON BC 1201-4
Origin : United Kingdom
Style : English Style
Gauge : 10
Suitable for pinfire : Yes
Shell extractor : Yes Stabilizer: No
Maker : James Dixon & Sons, Cornish Place, Sheffield
Markings : “1201”, “10” on press handle
Biggest length : 280 mm
Weight : 575 grams
Pressure handle : Black painted cast iron with brown wooden grip. No. 5
Turning handle : Black painted cast iron and ebony grip
Crimping die : Brass
Materials body : Cast iron
Paint : Retains most of its original green paint
Table clamp : Top has 2 sections with 6 and 12 handmade sharp little pins.
Table screw has round top with 4 pins.
Condition : Good
Repairs : None
There is no brand name on this tool. The shape is slightly different and
there is no ebony grip on the press handle. It is obvious that this is a Dixon.
In this collection there are 7 Dixon tools with no. 1201. All with press handle no. 5 and a hinge with spring.