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Hersa Construction Sets
Hersa was a simple Meccano-like construction system made mainly out of aluminium. It was produced in Germany around 1947.
Manufacturer / Distributor
Hersa, Berlin, Germany
Info from the Metal Constructional Systems Database for HERSA
Hole pitch <12.7mm
known in 1947 (see comment *1)
Aluminium (Alloy) (see comment *2)
--- (Screwed Rods or Bolts are used as axles.)
Bolts: cheese (slotted)
Steel with a Steel finish
(see comment *3)
Parts include Strips to 15 holes, 5x9h Flanged Plate, 4 & 5 holes long Double Angle Strip, 5 holes diameter Disc with rings of 4 &12 holes. Lid has small boy with large Windmill. *1 from 8.47 manual Print Ref. *2 Steel Loose Pulleys. *3 Bolts plain brass.
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