UK DIXON MF 1207-1

CODE UK DIXON MF 1207-1 Categories: , Product ID: 2326


Item number                           :           UK DIXON MF 1207-1

Origin                                     :           United Kingdom

Style                                       :           MULTI  FUNCTION

Gauge                                     :           14

Functions                               :           Closer, funnel, rammer

Suitable for pinfire                 :           No

Stabilizer                                :           No

Maker                                     :           James Dixon & Sons, Sheffield

Markings                                :           “1207”, “J.D & S PATENT”, “14” on press handle

Biggest length                        :           240 mm

Height                                    :           235 mm

Weight                                    :           1006 grams

Press handle                            :           Steel with ebony grip

Turning handle                       :           Black painted steel with ebony grip

Closing cup                            :           Brass

Cartridge pusher                    :           Yes

Materials body                       :           Cast iron with brass funnel and funnel tube.

Long shell tube

Paint                                       :           Retains  most of its original red paint

Table clamp                            :           Top duck foot shaped with handmade pins. Screw top is round with 4 sharp pins

Condition                               :           Good

Repairs                                   :           None

Remarks                                 :

According to the 1882 catalogue it is a Vertical Loading Machine and horizontal closer, with double clip (no 6) lever (!) 3rd quality.

This is the “improved lever” that you see with bench closers 1202. But there are many bench closers numbered 1202. Some with this improved lever and some with lever no 6

Additional information


UK Dixon BC A50