CODE UK MIS BLAND MF 001 Categories: , Product ID: 3828


Item number                           :           UK MIS BLAND MF 001

Origin                                     :           England

Style                                       :           MULTI TOOL

Gauge                                     :           12

Functions                               :           Funnel, rammer, closer

Suitable for pinfire                 :           yes

Maker                                     :           THOMAS BLAND, London

Markings                                :           The brand mark of Thomas Bland and “12” on the pressure handle.

“14” on more parts. A very vague inscription on the crank of the table

screw, that looks like the stamp of Hattersley.

Biggest length                        :           245 mm

Height                                    :           265 mm

Weight                                      :           1038 grams

Press lever                            :           Black painted steel with ebony handle

Turning lever                      :           Green painted steel with ebony handle

Closing cup                           :           Internal brass

Cartridge pusher                    :           N.a.

Materials body                       :           Cast iron

Paint                                       :           retains most of the original green paint

Table clamp                            :           Rectangular top with 5 medium deep cross wise ribs

Screw has square top with 4 sharp pins.

Stabilizer                                :           yes, at the right hand side

Condition                               :           Very good

Repairs                                   :           None

Remarks                                 :

The origins of the firm Thomas Bland were in Birmingham and was founded in 1840. It came to London  in 1875, opened a branch in Liverpool and ended up in the 1970’ties in Philadelphia, USA

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