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Bild-A-Kit Construction Sets

Bild-A-Kit was a Meccano-like construction system. It was made in Australia after World War Two

Manufacturer / Distributor

Address was: Box 2662, GPO., Melbourne, Australia

Info from the Metal Constructional Systems Database for BILD-A-KIT

System Type
Very like Meccano
after World War Two
Boss Type
Boss Thread
5/32 (probably)
Diametrical Pitch of Gears
No. of Parts in System
Hole Pitch (Spacing) (mm)
12.7 (probably)
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: cheese (slotted)
Material/Finish of Nuts and Bolts
Size of the Nuts across Flats (mm)
Bolt diameter (mm)

Known from a model leaflet showing MECCANO models, & a manual with original models. Parts includes cast, 6-spoked Wheels. It may be the correct name for BUILD-A-KIT.

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There are currently no manuals, leaflets or photos etc. available for downloading. If you can supply any, please get in contact with me.