Item number : UK DIXON BC 5119-1
Origin : United Kingdom
Style : English Style
Gauge : 12
Suitable for pinfire : Yes Stabilizer : No
Cartridge pusher : Yes
Maker : James Dixon & Sons, Cornish Place, Sheffield
Markings : “5119”, “JAMES DIXON & SONS PATENT” on press handle “C” on bottom press handle, turning handle and body,
“M” on body under hinge.
Biggest length : 255 mm
Weight : 544 grams
Press handle : No. 6 steel handle with a good amount of the original blueing and ebony grip.
Turning handle : Steel handle with a good amount of the original blueing and ebony grip.
Closing cup : Steel with 2 steel screws
Materials body : Cast iron. Shell tube is brass inlined.
Paint : Retains most of its original green paint.
Table clamp : Top is rectangular with three longitudinal rows of sharp handmade pins
Condition : Good
Repairs : None
In this collection there more tools with the same number 5119. According to the catalogue this number has a press handle with a “double clip lever” But there are also 5119 ones with another cartridge holder, a single flat ribbed holder.