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Construction (Eitech) - Construction Sets

A range of metal construction sets sold under the 'Construction' name by the German company, Eitech. It is a metric system with 10mm hole spacings and 4mm thread. See 'Construction' for manuals etc. for sets made prior to the unification of Germany. Their website is https://www.eitech.de/.


Info from the Metal Constructional Systems Database

Maker
Construction (later Eitech)
System Type
as CONSTRUCTION
Country
Former East Germany
Dates
1965 to in production in 2018 and continuing
Material
Steel / Plastic (see comment *1)
Thread
M4
Boss Type
single-tapped
Boss Thread
M4
Diametrical Pitch of Gears
32 (see comment *2)
No. of Parts in System
94 (see comment *3)
Hole Pitch (Spacing) (mm)
10.0
Diameter of holes in Strips(mm)
4.2
Diameter of the Bore in Bosses(mm)
4.1
Diameter of Axle Rods(mm)
4.0 (Screwed Rods or Bolts are used as axles.)
Types of Nuts and Bolts
Nuts: hexagonal
Bolts: cheese (slotted)
Material/Finish of Nuts and Bolts
Steel with a Nickel plated finish
Size of the Nuts across Flats (mm)
6.9
Bolt diameter (mm)
6.9

Comments
Large Tyres have 17x71x34 moulded in. *1 Flexible Plates are plastic. *2 Mod .8. 25 (Mod 1) for later plastic Gears. *3 Not including later new parts.

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/instructions which can be downloaded by clicking on the appropriate image.

Phase 1


The instruction manual for set 01.

The instruction manual for set 02.

The instruction manual for set 03.

The instruction manual for set 04.

The instruction manual for set 05.

The instruction manual for set 06.

The instruction manual for set 07.

The instruction manual for set 08.

The instruction manual for set 09.

The instruction manual for set 81.

The instruction manual for set 82.

The instruction manual for set 83.

The instruction manual for set 84.

The instruction manual for set 85.

The instruction manual for set 91.

The instruction manual for set 92.

The instruction manual for set 93.

The instruction manual for set 94.

The instruction manual for set 95.


Phase 2


The instruction manual for set 02.

The instruction manual for set 03.

The instruction manual for set 05.

The instruction manual for set 08.

The instruction manual for set 10.

The instruction manual for set 11.

The instruction manual for set 12.

The instruction manual for set 13.

The instruction manual for set 14.

The instruction manual for set 15.

A Supplementary instruction sheet for set 15.

The instruction manual for set 16.

The instruction manual for set 17.

The instruction manual for set 20.

The instruction manual for set 31.

Photos of set 31.

The instruction manual for set 32.

The instruction manual for set 61.

The instruction manual for set 63.

The instruction manual for set 64.

The instruction manual for set 65.

The instruction manual for set 66.

The instruction manual for set 67.

The instruction manual for set 68.

The instruction manual for set 70.

The instruction manual for set 72.

A Supplementary instruction sheet for set 72.

The instruction manual for set 75.

The instruction manual for set 76.

The instruction manual for set 77.

The instruction manual for set 155.

A 1990s Eitech catalogue.


Phase 3


The instruction manual for set 06.

The instruction manual for set 07.

The instruction manual for set 09.

The instruction manual for set 81.

The instruction manual for set 86.

The instruction manual for set 87.

The instruction manual for a set made for Marks & Spencer by Eitech.

The instruction manual for a set made for Marks & Spencer by Eitech.

An illustrated Eitech parts list.


Phase 4


The instruction manual for set 12.

The instruction manual for set 14.

The instruction manual for set 16.

The instruction manual for model 1 of set 16.

The instruction manual for model 4 of set 16.

The instruction manual for model 5 of set 16.

The instruction manual for set 17.

The instruction manual for set 18.

The instruction manual for set 20.

The instruction manual for set 51.

The instruction manual for set 53.

The instruction manual for set 72.

The instruction manual for set 82.


Phase 5


The instruction manual for set 45.

The instruction manual for set 46.

The instruction manual for set 47.

The instruction manual for set 56.

The instruction manual for set 57.

The instruction manual for set 58.

The instruction manual for set 62.

The instruction manual for set 130.

The instruction manual for set 131.

The instruction manual for set 135.

A 2015 Eitech catalogue in German.

A 2016 Eitech catalogue in German.

Photos of recent models.