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El Ingeniero Mecanico(1) Construction Sets

El Ingeniero Mecanico(1) was a simple construction system using blocks of wood with rods and connector clamps. Date unknown. It is the name given in Spain to the Baukerl Robo (Germany), Den Lille Konstruktören (Sweden) and Robo (Germany)

Manufacturer / Distributor

An unknown company from Spain

Info from the Metal Constructional Systems Database for EL INGENIERO MECANICO [1]

System Type
Mainly Rods/Tubes
circa 1940
Steel / Wood
Boss Type
no boss
Boss Thread
Diametrical Pitch of Gears
No. of Parts in System
Hole Pitch (Spacing) (mm)
Diameter of holes in Strips(mm)
Diameter of the Bore in Bosses(mm)
Diameter of Axle Rods(mm)
Types of Nuts and Bolts
Nuts: --
Material/Finish of Nuts and Bolts
Size of the Nuts across Flats (mm)
Bolt diameter (mm)

Name diagonally on portrait lid with 1 model above & 3 below it. Rods joined by J clamps, & wooden blocks. Parts looks very like ROBO but different colours..

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Photos of an El Ingeniero Mecanico(1) set and instruction leaflet.
(Added 19/09/2020)