'Other' Construction and Allied Systems Info & Downloads

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

The report can be zoomed into, made full screen or downloaded as a pdf document by using the controls provided


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)