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Clip Construction Sets

The Clip construction system used rods joined by clips. It was made in Switzerland by Stokys from around 1948 to 1952.


Info from the Metal Constructional Systems Database

Maker
Stockmann
System Type
Mainly Rods/Tubes
Country
Switzerland
Dates
1948 to 1952 (some significant doubt)
Material
Aluminium (Alloy)
Thread
---- ()
Boss Type
 
Boss Thread
5/32W
Diametrical Pitch of Gears
--
No. of Parts in System
15
Hole Pitch (Spacing) (mm)
---
Diameter of holes in Strips(mm)
---
Diameter of the Bore in Bosses(mm)
4.1
Diameter of Axle Rods(mm)
4
Types of Nuts and Bolts
Nuts: --
Bolts:
(see comment *1)
Material/Finish of Nuts and Bolts
 
Size of the Nuts across Flats (mm)
---
Bolt diameter (mm)
 

Comments
Rods held by Double Spring Clips. Same maker as, & compatible with, STOKYS. *1 Standard STOKYS Set Screw unless Grub used.

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

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Below there are manuals/leafets and photos which can be downloaded by clicking on the appropriate image.


A manual for Clip sets 1-3 (multi language)
(Scans from Urs Flammer)

Various photos of the Clip construction system
(Scans from Urs Flammer)