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Dux Metall-Flugzeug(1) Construction Sets

Dux Metall-Flugzeug(1) was a aircraft Construction system. It was produced in Germany from around 1932 to 1939


Info from the Metal Constructional Systems Database

Maker
Markes & Co.
System Type
Aerospace
Country
Germany
Dates
1932 to 1950s
Material
Steel
Thread
1/8W
Boss Type
single-tapped
Boss Thread
 
Diametrical Pitch of Gears
--
No. of Parts in System
43 (see comment *1)
Hole Pitch (Spacing) (mm)
12.5 (see comment *2)
Diameter of holes in Strips(mm)
3.3
Diameter of the Bore in Bosses(mm)
 
Diameter of Axle Rods(mm)
 
Types of Nuts and Bolts
Nuts: hexagonal
Bolts: cheese (slotted)
Material/Finish of Nuts and Bolts
 
Size of the Nuts across Flats (mm)
6
Bolt diameter (mm)
 

Comments
Models rather like 1-engined MECCANO Aero [1] except larger Flying Boat & probably other models from Set 109. *1plus parts in Set 109 & add-ons 106a-d. *2 Based on #67, Fuselage Centre Sideplate.

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 Dux Metall-Flugzeug(1) manual for set 104 dated 1938
(Scans from Urs Flammer)

A Dux Metall-Flugzeug(1) manual for sets 106-108 dated 11/1932
(Scans from Urs Flammer)

A Dux Metall-Flugzeug(1) manual for sets 106-108 dated 6/1938
It came in a set 110
(Scans from Urs Flammer)

A Dux Metall-Flugzeug(1) leaflet dated 11/1933
(Scans from Urs Flammer)

A Dux Metall-Flugzeug(1) brochure dated 9/1933
(Scans from Urs Flammer)

A Dux Metall-Flugzeug(1) brochure dated 8/1935
(Scans from Urs Flammer)

Various photos of the Dux Metall-Flugzeug(1) set 110
(Scans from Urs Flammer)