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Blema Construction Sets
Blema was a simple Meccano-like construction system. It was produced in East Germany from about the mid 1950s. It was almost identical to FIFA which which preceded it.
Manufacturer / Distributor
VEB Blechbearbelfungsmaschinenwerk, Zeulenrode, Germany
Info from the Metal Constructional Systems Database for BLEMA
Hole pitch <12.7mm
Former East Germany
known in 1954
17 (see comment *1)
8.0 (see comment *2)
3.7 (see comment *3)
--- (Screwed Rods or Bolts are used as axles.)
Bolts: cheese (slotted)
Plastic with a Plastic finish
Followed almost identical FIFA. 2 sets, Nr.1 seen has Strips, Double Angle Strip, Brackets, Discs, steel Screwed Rods. Lid has 2 boys with models with name down each side. *1 In Nr.1. *2*3 7.5/3.3 also reported.
Below there are manuals/leafets and photos which can be downloaded by clicking on the appropriate image.
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