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Fri-Die Construction Sets
Fri-Die was a simple system where angle girders were the main structural elements. It was produced in Germany around the time of the Second World War.
Info from the Metal Constructional Systems Database
Hole pitch >12.7mm
after World War Two
3.8 (see comment *1)
--- (Screwed Rods or Bolts are used as axles.)
Bolts: tapered cheese (slotted)
(see comment *2)
Steel with a Nickel plated finish
Simple system with steel parts either blackened or painted red & blue. Angle Girders are main structural elements, also 2 Flat Girders. *1 Some 3.0. *2 Also round head Bolts.
Below there are manuals/leafets and photos which can be downloaded by clicking on the appropriate image.
A Fri-Die model sheet
Unfortunately the bottom of the sheet has been torn off
(Scans from Urs Flammer)
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