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Arte Meccanica Construction Sets

Arte Meccanica was a Meccano-like constructional system with some unusual parts. It was made in Italy. It dates are not currently known


Info from the Metal Constructional Systems Database

Maker
 
System Type
Meccano principle but sig. differences
Country
Italy
Dates
 
Material
 
Thread
M4
Boss Type
 
Boss Thread
 
Diametrical Pitch of Gears
34 (see comment *1)
No. of Parts in System
52
Hole Pitch (Spacing) (mm)
12.7 (estimated)
Diameter of holes in Strips(mm)
 
Diameter of the Bore in Bosses(mm)
 
Diameter of Axle Rods(mm)
 
Types of Nuts and Bolts
Nuts: hexagonal
Bolts:
Material/Finish of Nuts and Bolts
 
Size of the Nuts across Flats (mm)
Bolt diameter (mm)
 

Comments
Unusual parts: 4 holes wide Perforated Plates with slots along on outer, & across on inner rows; flat topped Trunnions; Face Plate with 4 long radial slots. *1 Mod .75.

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An Arte Meccanica instruction manual for sets 000 to 0.