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Hassia Construction Sets

Hassia was a Trix-like construction system. It was produced in Germany in the late 1940s.


Info from the Metal Constructional Systems Database for HASSIA

Maker
 
System Type
as TRIX (inc MCX)
Country
Germany
Dates
known in 1948
Material
Steel
Thread
M4
Boss Type
no boss
Boss Thread
----
Diametrical Pitch of Gears
--
No. of Parts in System
22
Hole Pitch (Spacing) (mm)
8.0
Diameter of holes in Strips(mm)
4.1
Diameter of the Bore in Bosses(mm)
---
Diameter of Axle Rods(mm)
--- (Screwed Rods or Bolts are used as axles.)
Types of Nuts and Bolts
Nuts: hexagonal
Bolts: round (slotted)
Material/Finish of Nuts and Bolts
Steel with a Nickel plated finish
Size of the Nuts across Flats (mm)
8.0
Bolt diameter (mm)
6.9

Comments
Set aluminium has TRIX-like parts but slightly larger. Sets brass & slotted cheesehead have coloured parts including non-TRIX Flanged Plate, Saw Blade. Set 'A' lid has a Motorboat on it, brass & slotted cheesehead a very large Big Wheel.

The MCS document for this system is shown below. It can also be downloaded to your computer if desired here

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


A Hassia manual for set 1
(Scans from Urs Flammer)

A Hassia manual for set 2
(Scans from Urs Flammer)

Various photos of the Hassia construction system
(Scans from Urs Flammer)