'Other' Construction and Allied Systems Info & Downloads

Imperial War Museum Construction Sets

The Imperial War Museum sold some metal construction sets. An interesting thing is that these sets combine both Meccano and Eitech compatable parts. i.e. Both Imperial and Metric parts.


Info from the Metal Constructional Systems Database

Maker
 
System Type
 
Country
 
Dates
 
Material
 
Thread
 
Boss Type
 
Boss Thread
 
Diametrical Pitch of Gears
 
No. of Parts in System
 
Hole Pitch (Spacing) (mm)
 
Diameter of holes in Strips(mm)
 
Diameter of the Bore in Bosses(mm)
 
Diameter of Axle Rods(mm)
 
Types of Nuts and Bolts
Nuts:
Bolts:
Material/Finish of Nuts and Bolts
 
Size of the Nuts across Flats (mm)
Bolt diameter (mm)
 

Comments

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


The instruction leaflet for the light cruiser, HMS Belfast.