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Hawe was a Trix-like construction system with an unusual pattern of holes. It was made in Germany, probably sometime after WW2.

Manufacturer / Distributor

An unknown company from Germany

Info from the Metal Constructional Systems Database for HAWE (Ref:HAW)

System Type
as TRIX (inc MCX)
after World War Two
Boss Type
Boss Thread
Diametrical Pitch of Gears
No. of Parts in System
13 (see comment *1)
Hole Pitch (Spacing) (mm)
(see comment *2)
Diameter of holes in Strips(mm)
(see comment *3)
Diameter of the Bore in Bosses(mm)
Diameter of Axle Rods(mm)
Types of Nuts and Bolts
Nuts: hexagonal
Bolts: cheese (slotted)
(see comment *4)
Material/Finish of Nuts and Bolts
Steel with a Steel finish
(see comment *5)
Size of the Nuts across Flats (mm)
Bolt diameter (mm)

Windmill on lid doesn't have TRIX holes in Strips & manual models. *1 Possibly plus Tools. *2*3 Holes in Plate & along Strips have 13mm or more pitch; circa.4½mm holes at 15mm pitch possible. *4*5 or hex nut & round slotted bolt plain steel with brass Nut.

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