UK HAW CAP OA109 Nickel-Plated

CODE UK HAW CAP OA109 Nickel-Plated Categories: , Product ID: 3427


Item number                           :           UK HAW CAP OA109 Nickel-Plated

Origin                                     :           United Kingdom

Style                                       :           Cap- / Decapping tool

Gauge                                     :           10

Maker                                     :           G. & J.W. HAWKSLEY

Markings                                :           “G. & J.W. HAWKSLEY” on press lever

Bottom sizes                           :           80 x40 mm

Weight                                    :           336 grams

Materials body                       :           Nickel-plated brass with case hardened steel lever with horn handle

Paint                                       :           N.a.

Condition                               :           Good. Some rust pitting on lever and wear on one pillar.

Decapping pin fails

Repairs                                   :           None

Remarks                                 :


The 1889 catalogue describes this tool as follows:

“OA109 Brass Recapper and Expeller, Nickel-plated, with case hardened lever.


This is the Horsley patent tool from Dixon. The sizes of the bottom plate differ a bit but even the decoration of the bottom plate is the same as that of Dixon.


The gauge is not printed on this or vanished. The pillars are 19mm in diameter so it must be gauge 10

Additional information


UK Dixon BC A50