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Construct-O-craft Construction Sets
Construct-O-craft was a Meccano-like construction system. It was made in the USA from 1945 to at least 1948.
Info from the Metal Constructional Systems Database
Meccano principle but sig. differences
1945 to known in 1948
separate threaded boss (see comment *1)
12.7 (multiples of value shown, including half.)
Bolts: mush (slotted)
Steel with a Dull plated finish
(see comment *2)
Strips embossed with crenellated pattern. *1 PulleyDiscs joined by hex threaded boss (¼"x32). Also normal bosses. Both types single tapped. *2 Nut: dull plated brass. Also Nut hex/zinc plated steel/6.3; Bolt Round/plain steel(or zinc plated steel)/6.3.
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