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Der Junge Baumeister(1) Construction Sets

Der Junge Baumeister(1) was a Meccano-like construction systems. Der Junge Baumeister(1) was made in Germany from 1947 to 1949


Info from the Metal Constructional Systems Database

Maker
 
System Type
Hole pitch >12.7mm and MÄRKLIN type()
Country
Germany
Dates
1947 to 1950
Material
Aluminium (Alloy) (see comment *1)
Thread
M4
Boss Type
tapped
Boss Thread
M3
Diametrical Pitch of Gears
(see comment *2)
No. of Parts in System
31
Hole Pitch (Spacing) (mm)
13.0
Diameter of holes in Strips(mm)
4.5
Diameter of the Bore in Bosses(mm)
4.0 (see comment *3)
Diameter of Axle Rods(mm)
 
Types of Nuts and Bolts
Nuts: hexagonal
Bolts: mush (slotted)
(see comment *4)
Material/Finish of Nuts and Bolts
Steel
Size of the Nuts across Flats (mm)
Bolt diameter (mm)
 

Comments
Mfr, Feta, on lids with model. Parts as MÄRKLIN but fewer hole(s), including 5*11 holes Flanged Plate(s) with only edge+centre line hole(s), painted grey. *1A few parts steel: eg 65mm Pulley(s), Gear Ring.. *2Large-tooth 17t Gear & 38t Gear Ring, *3A few 3.7-4.1. *4Also hex nuts and slotted panhead bolts.

Below there are manuals/leaflets and photos which can be downloaded by clicking on the appropriate image.


A Der Junge Baumeister(1) manual
(Scans from Urs Flammer)

A Der Junge Baumeister(1) leaflet
(Scans from Urs Flammer)

A Der Junge Baumeister(1) leaflet
(Scans from Urs Flammer)

Various photos of the Der Junge Baumeister(1) construction system
(Photos from Urs Flammer)