'Other' Construction and Allied Systems Info & Downloads
Formator Construction Sets
Formator was an interesting construction system with long slots in its parts. It was made in Germany from around 1913 to 1915.
Info from the Metal Constructional Systems Database
Hole pitch <12.7mm
1913 to known in 1915
push fit (see comment *1)
70 (more than)
5 (see comment *2)
3.5 (see comment *3)
Bolts: cheese (slotted)
Long slots in Strips (including Curved Strip), Angle Girders, Plates. *1*2*3 3.5mm Axles & also brass? 5mm Tubes (Axles), with split ends, expanded by 'bung' to hold Wheels, etc.
The MCS document for this system is shown below. It can also be downloaded to your computer if desired here
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