'Other' Construction and Allied Systems Info & Downloads
Akron Construction Sets
Akron was an interesting construction toy where the strips were connected by springs and rods. It was produced in Germany from about 1945-1950.
Info from the Metal Constructional Systems Database
Hole pitch <12.7mm
after World War Two to early 1950s
Flex Strips with spiral spring fixing. Strips 3 holes wide: pattern is 3 holes, 3x1h with large semi-circular cutouts each side, 3 holes, etc.
The MCS document for this system is shown below. It can also be downloaded to your computer if desired here
The report can be zoomed into, made full screen or downloaded as a pdf document by using the controls provided
Below there are manuals/leafets and photos which can be downloaded by clicking on the appropriate image.
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