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Corus Construction Sets
Corus was an unusual Construction system. It had wooden beams to make a framework which were filled in by metal panels to make models of buildings and other things. It was produced in France in the 1920s.
Manufacturer / Distributor
Le Jouet Bâtimétal, Paris, France
Info from the Metal Constructional Systems Database for CORUS
1920 (see comment *1)
Aluminium (Alloy) / Steel / Wood
*1 1924 patent. Buildings with frame of 12mm square grooved wood Beams held by push-fit metal infill Panels (*2 steel or aluminium). 'Real' steel or aluminium Roof Tiles on Battens. Models include Furniture, small Aircraft.
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