'Other' Constructional and Allied Systems Info & Downloads

Select System Type      Select Country       (810 systems found)

Bilt-E-Ze(1) Construction Sets

Bilt-E-Ze(1) was a Meccano-like construction system similar to Vogue. It is thought to have been made in the UK in the late 1940s.


Manufacturer / Distributor

Covington Toys Ltd., London and Birmingham, UK


Info from the Metal Constructional Systems Database for BILT-E-ZE [1]

Maker
 
System Type
Certain UK
Country
United Kingdom
Dates
circa 1947 (some significant doubt)
Material
Steel
Thread
4BA (see comment *1)
Boss Type
double-tapped
Boss Thread
4BA
Diametrical Pitch of Gears
--
No. of Parts in System
29
Hole Pitch (Spacing) (mm)
12.7
Diameter of holes in Strips(mm)
3.9
Diameter of the Bore in Bosses(mm)
4.0
Diameter of Axle Rods(mm)
3.7 (see comment *2)
Types of Nuts and Bolts
Nuts: square
Bolts: round (crosshead)
Material/Finish of Nuts and Bolts
Steel with a Black metallic finish
Size of the Nuts across Flats (mm)
8.1
Bolt diameter (mm)
6.7

Comments
Lid has 3 models, 2 Cranes & a Lifting Bridge. Details from #4 set with 11x5h Plate with only edge holes. Most parts similar VOGUE including Strips with 45° corners. *13/32W also known: SR plain steel 6.3 4.8. *2Also ¼" diameter, with Wheels & Flat Trunnion to suit.

The MCS document for this system is shown below. It can also be downloaded to your computer if desired here

NOTE : If the MCS document does not appear in the window below, then refresh the page.

The report can be zoomed into, made full screen or downloaded as a pdf document by using the controls provided


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