'Other' Construction and Allied Systems Info & Downloads
Forgeacier Construction Sets
Forgeacier was a DIY construction system where you cut parts out of metal yourself. It was produced in France from around 1931 to 1950.
Info from the Metal Constructional Systems Database
Jouets de Paris
1931 to mid 1950 (see comment *1)
M3.5; M3 (see comment *2)
39 (see comment *3)
10.0 (hole pitch, only for holes in wheels or discs.)
3.6 (see comment *4)
Bolts: cheese (slotted)
Brass with a Brass finish
(see comment *5)
6.0(see comment *6)
NGN similar, except 3" Pulley. FORGEACIER FRANCE JEP on Gears etc. *1In '54 catalogue, not in '59, nor in JP catalogue after '51. *2mushroom 3.5 for M115; N&B probably M3. *3Mod .65. *4In parts; punch not seen. *5*6Nut for M115.
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 booklet about the Forgeacier system (in French) - Almost identical to the previous, but with small differences
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