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Fai Meccanica Construction Sets

Fai Meccanica was a Meccano-like construction system. It was made in Italy, dates unknown.


Info from the Metal Constructional Systems Database for FAI MECCANICA

Maker
 
System Type
Hole pitch <12.7mm
Country
Italy
Dates
 
Material
Steel
Thread
M4
Boss Type
tapped
Boss Thread
M4
Diametrical Pitch of Gears
32 (see comment *1)
No. of Parts in System
46 (see comment *2)
Hole Pitch (Spacing) (mm)
12.0
Diameter of holes in Strips(mm)
4
Diameter of the Bore in Bosses(mm)
 
Diameter of Axle Rods(mm)
4.0
Types of Nuts and Bolts
Nuts: hexagonal
Bolts: cheese (slotted)
Material/Finish of Nuts and Bolts
Steel with a Black metallic finish
Size of the Nuts across Flats (mm)
7.0
Bolt diameter (mm)
7.0

Comments
All parts black and stamped FAI. Lid has manual with lathe & boy with Funicular Railway. *1 In Set 2 (of 00-5). *2 Mod. 0.8.

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A Fai Meccanica manual for sets 00 to 2.