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Den Danske Ingeniør Construction Sets

Den Danske Ingeniør was a Meccano-like Construction system. It was produced in Denmark from the mid 1930s to ?.


Info from the Metal Constructional Systems Database

Maker
 
System Type
Hole pitch >12.7mm
Country
Denmark
Dates
1935 (some significant doubt)
Material
Steel
Thread
5/32W
Boss Type
single-tapped
Boss Thread
1/8W
Diametrical Pitch of Gears
14 (see comment *1)
No. of Parts in System
93
Hole Pitch (Spacing) (mm)
13 (see comment *2)
Diameter of holes in Strips(mm)
4.4
Diameter of the Bore in Bosses(mm)
4.1
Diameter of Axle Rods(mm)
4.0
Types of Nuts and Bolts
Nuts: square
Bolts: cheese (slotted)
Material/Finish of Nuts and Bolts
Steel with a Brass finish
Size of the Nuts across Flats (mm)
6.3
Bolt diameter (mm)
5.6

Comments
Some Meccano-like parts, but many others including Curved Plates (4 to 2” circle), STABIL outline Gears, etc. Some MÄRKLIN parts in manual models. *1 Mod 1.8, also about Mod 0.8. *2 Most 12.9-13.0.

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 Den Danske Ingeniør manual
(Scans from Urs Flammer)

Another very similar Den Danske Ingeniør manual

Various photos of the Den Danske Ingeniør construction system
(Scans from Urs Flammer)