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Framus Construction System

Framus was a simple construction system which used match splints pushed into connectors. It was made in the UK from 1919 to at least 1921.

Manufacturer / Distributor

Framus Co., 50 Great George Street, Liverpool
Parent Company: Grey & Nicholls, 17 St. Anne Street, Liverpool

Info from the Metal Constructional Systems Database for FRAMUS

System Type
Mainly Rods/Tubes
United Kingdom
1919 to known in 1921
Steel / Wood
Boss Type
Boss Thread
Diametrical Pitch of Gears
No. of Parts in System
13 (see comment *1)
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)

Said to be new in G&T 7/19. Match splints push into tinplate Connectors. *1 At least.

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