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Flexo-Buildo Construction Sets

Flexo-Buildo was a construction system using flexible fibre parts that could be cut to length. It was made in the USA, probably in the late 1910s.


Info from the Metal Constructional Systems Database for FLEXO-BUILDO

Maker
 
System Type
Meccano principle but sig. differences
Country
USA
Dates
late 1910s (some significant doubt)
Material
Plastic
Thread
 
Boss Type
 
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:
Bolts:
Material/Finish of Nuts and Bolts
 
Size of the Nuts across Flats (mm)
Bolt diameter (mm)
 

Comments
Flexible fibre Strips, to be cut to length.

Below there are manuals/leafets which can be downloaded by clicking on the appropriate image.


An advert for Flexo-Buildo.