CODE UK DIXON MF 3119 Categories: , Product ID: 3300


Item number                           :           UK DIXON MF 3119

Origin                                     :           England

Style                                       :           MULTI  FUNCTION

Gauge                                     :           12

Functions                               :           Closer, funnel, rammer

Suitable for pinfire                 :           yes

Stabilizer                                :           No

Maker                                     :           James Dixon & Sons, Sheffield

Markings                                :           “3119”, “JAMES DIXON & DONS, SHEFFIELD” on press lever

Biggest length                        :           260 mm

Height                                    :           260 mm

Weight                                     :           1.194 grams

Press lever                               :           Steel with ebony grip. Steel is badly rust pitted

Turning lever                          :           Steel with ebony grip.

Closing cup                            :           Steel, incomplete

Cartridge pusher                    :           No

Materials body                       :           Cast iron with brass funnel tube

Paint                                       :           Badly repainted

Table clamp                            :           Top big square with handmade pins.  Screw is square with 4 sharp pins

Condition                               :           Bad but interesting

Repairs                                   :           A lot.

Remarks                                 :

The catalogue doesn’t mention a 3119 for vertical loading & closing machines, only for bench closing machines.

Nevertheless this is the 3119 press lever. The only vertical standing lever.


The condition of this very bad. Repainted, No funnel, no rammer spring, no end stop, repaired turning lever handle. Badly rusted. But interesting. Looking for a better one.

Additional information


UK Dixon BC A50