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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
Info from the Metal Constructional Systems Database
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.
The MCS document for this system is shown below. It can also be downloaded to your computer if desired here
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.
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