Item number : UK MIS ELEY MF SPM
Origin : England
Style : MULTI TOOL, Screw Pressure Mechanism
Gauge : 126
Functions : Rammer, closer
Suitable for pinfire : Yes
Maker : ELEY BROTHERS, London
Markings : “ELEY BROS LONDON 16” on turning lever
Biggest length : 140mm
Height : 300 mm
Weight : 1.348 grams
Press lever : Brass with wooden handle
Turning lever : N.a.
Closing cup : Internal brass
Cartridge pusher : Yes
Materials body : Cast iron
Paint : Repainted
Table clamp : Screw top small round without pins
Top long 80 mm x 25mm flat with 2 screw holes
Stabilizer : No
Condition : Good
Repairs : None
Eley Brothers was an ammunition maker. I wonder if they made this tool themselves.
I shouldn’t be surprised is this tool appeared to be made by Jeffries. Same kind of tool as the old tall Jeffries tools and the same SPM system.