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Globus Der Kleine Ingenieur Construction Sets
Globus Der Kleine Ingenieur was a Meccano-like construction system very similar to Merkur. The set 6 also contained railway track and some railway bogies to enable railway locos and rolling stock to be built. It was produced in Austria from around 1947 to the 1950s.
Manufacturer / Distributor
Possibly Gebr. Fleischmann, Nürnburg, Germany
Info from the Metal Constructional Systems Database for GLOBUS, Der Kleine Ingenieur
circa 1947 to 1950s
10.0 (see comment *1)
Bolts: round (slotted)
(see comment *2)
Steel with a Nickel plated finish
(see comment *3)
Many parts as MERKUR in manual but some differ, eg 65mm Pulley (face holes include 4x 6mm), 8 holes Bush Wheel. NB also hole size, dull grey or possibly black finish. *1 9.9 some parts. *2*3 & Bolts: steel dull plated steel.
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