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Electric Construction Sets
Electric was a system for electrical experiments and to make electrical devices and motors. There was also a set to make a synchronous clock. It was produced in East Germany from around 1932 to 1970
Manufacturer / Distributor
Bobner Hoffman & Co., Sacks, East Germany
From c1940; Mewe Mewco-Werk VEB, Meissen, East Germany
Later: Mewe Mewco-Werk VEB, Meissen, East Germany
Info from the Metal Constructional Systems Database for ELECTRIC (or ELEKTRIK)
Former East Germany
circa 1932 (see comment *1) to circa 1970
Steel / Plastic
(Screwed Rods or Bolts are used as axles.)
Bolts: cheese (slotted)
(see comment *2)
with a Brass finish
ELEKTRIK On a few sets. Motor parts, Bells, etc in basic set, but Pulleys, Bearing Standards, clock parts, etc, in others. *1 Patent 1931. *2 Square Nuts for 3mm.
The MCS document for this system is shown below. It can also be downloaded to your computer if desired here
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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 different printing of the leaflet for the Electric construction system showing a list of models
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