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Ferrox Metallbaukasten Construction Sets
Ferrox Metallbaukasten was a Meccano-like construction system. It was produced in Germany from around 1940 to 1950
Manufacturer / Distributor
Reinhard Drösler, Bamberg, Obere Königstrasse 35, Germany
Info from the Metal Constructional Systems Database for FERROX
Hole pitch <12.7mm
late 1940s to early 1950s
Steel (see comment *1)
(Screwed Rods or Bolts are used as axles.)
Bolts: cheese (slotted)
Steel with a Brass finish
Large (like MÄRKLIN)
Parts include 14 holes Strip, Plates, Discs. Strips have 45° corners. 3 phases of packaging with more parts in Ph.3, & painted. *1 A few parts may be aluminium.
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