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Frama was a simple Meccano-like system. It was made in Germany, sometime after World War Two.

Manufacturer / Distributor

An unknown company from Germany

Info from the Metal Constructional Systems Database for FRAMA (Ref:FMA)

System Type
Hole pitch <12.7mm
after World War Two
Boss Type
Boss Thread
Diametrical Pitch of Gears
No. of Parts in System
15 (see comment *1)
Hole Pitch (Spacing) (mm)
12.0 (some significant doubt)
Diameter of holes in Strips(mm)
Diameter of the Bore in Bosses(mm)
Diameter of Axle Rods(mm)
(see comment *2) (Screwed Rods or Bolts are used as axles.)
Types of Nuts and Bolts
Material/Finish of Nuts and Bolts
Size of the Nuts across Flats (mm)
Bolt diameter (mm)

Set 1 has grey 2 holes diameter Pulley, & black Strips, 6*4 holes Plate, 5 holes diameter Disc. Its lid has B&W drawing of an airliner over a river & industrial scene. *1 In Set 1. *2 perhaps.

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