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Gilbert era American Meccano Construction Sets

in 1930 A.C. Gilbert owner of the Erector company bought out the American Meccano factory from Frank Hornby. Gilbert continued to use the Meccano brand name in America for a while, but over time the sets became increasing different from British Meccano.

Below there are manuals/instructions which can be downloaded by clicking on the appropriate image.


The instruction manual for the 1930 Gilbert era Meccano set 1.

The instruction manual for the 1930 Gilbert era Meccano set 3.

The instruction manual for the 1932 Gilbert era Meccano set 1.

The instruction manual for the 1932 Gilbert era Meccano set 3.

The instruction manual for the 1932 Gilbert era Meccano set 10.

The instruction manual for the Meccano Morecraft sets.

The model blueprints for the Meccano Morecraft sets.