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Dinky Builder Construction Sets

Dinky Builder construction kits were made by Meccano Ltd from 1934 till the early sixties. They were designed for younger children.


Info from the Metal Constructional Systems Database

Maker
Meccano
System Type
as DINKY BUILDER
Country
United Kingdom
Dates
1934 to circa 1965
Material
Steel
Thread
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Boss Type
push fit
Boss Thread
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Diametrical Pitch of Gears
--
No. of Parts in System
16
Hole Pitch (Spacing) (mm)
---
Diameter of holes in Strips(mm)
---
Diameter of the Bore in Bosses(mm)
(see comment *1)
Diameter of Axle Rods(mm)
2.6
Types of Nuts and Bolts
Nuts: --
Bolts: --
Material/Finish of Nuts and Bolts
--  --
Size of the Nuts across Flats (mm)
---
Bolt diameter (mm)
---

Comments
*1 Rubber inserts.

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


The instruction manual for Dinky Builder sets No.1 and two. Dated November 1934 - Print Code - 16/1134/13

The instruction manual for Dinky Builder sets No.1 and two. Dated January 1953 - Print Code - 13/153/75

The instruction manual for Dinky Builder sets No.1 and two. Dated June 1958 - Print Code - 16/658/50