CODE UK DIXON BC 1263 Categories: , Product ID: 1725


Item number                           :           UK DIXON BC 1263

Origin                                     :           United Kingdom

Style                                       :           NAM

Gauge                                     :           16

Suitable for pinfire                 :           Yes

Cartridge pusher                    :           N.a.

Maker                                     :           James Dixon & Sons, Cornish Place, Sheffield and George Simpson

Markings                                :           “Dixon & Simpsons Patent” and “C” on turning handle “1263”,  brand mark, “James Dixon & Sons Patent”. “16” on press handle “C” on body                                                                 under hinge.

Biggest length                        :           265 mm

Weight                                    :           617 grams

Press handle                           :           Steel with some traces of original blue and ebony grip

Turning handle                       :           Steel with some traces of original blue and ebony grip

Closing cup                            :           Steel

Materials body                       :           Cast iron

Paint                                       :           Retains most of its original green paint

Table clamp                            :           Top has 4 cross wise very deep ribs

Screw has round top without pins.

Condition                               :           Very good

Repairs                                   :           None

Remarks                                 :           This tool is described by Baker page 101.

Compare with the traditional Hawksley and UK DIXON BC A50

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