CODE UK DIXON MF 1165N Categories: , Product ID: 2161


Item number                           :           UK DIXON MF 1165N

Origin                                     :           England

Style                                       :           MULTI TOOL

Gauge                                     :           12

Functions                               :           Funnel, rammer, closer

Suitable for pinfire                 :           Yes

Maker                                     :           JAMES DIXON and SONS, Cornish Place, Sheffield

Markings                                :           “JAMES DIXON & SONS SHEFFIELD”, “16” and “1165N”

on top of pressure handle. “J. Elsley” on the bottom part.

“J” on different parts.

Biggest length                        :           170 mm

Height                                    :           300 mm

Weight                                      :           728 grams

Press handle                            :           Steel with ebony grip

Turning handle                       :           Green painted  steel with ebony grip

Crimper                                  :           Brass

Cartridge pusher                    :           N.a.

Materials body                       :           Cast iron

Paint                                       :           Retains most of its original green paint

Table clamp                            :           Oval top with little hand made pins

Screw has square  top with 4 sharp pins

Stabilizer                                :           N.a.

Condition                               :           very good

Repairs                                   :           None

Remarks                                 :

The 1165 is the best quality multi-functional loading and filling machines. It is however not clear where the “N” stands for. Maybe there is also a 1165 without N

I couldn’t find who or what is “J. Elsley” The name is not in the books “British Gunmakers”.

Additional information


UK Dixon BC A50