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Locarno Construction Sets
Locarno was a very simple Meccano-like construction system. It is thought to have been made in either France or Switzerland.
Brief details - Distance between holes 12.30 mm., Diameter of holes 4.5 mm. Number of different part types 18.
Manufacturer / Distributor
An unknown company from Switzerland
Info from the Metal Constructional Systems Database for LOCARNO
Meccano principle but sig. differences
Switzerland (some significant doubt) (see comment *1)
4x (see comment *2)
Bolts: round (slotted)
with a Black metallic finish
*1or France. D't'ls from only known set. Green Strips, with black Angle Bracket, N&B. No Wheels.. White label on mottled brown lid, it & manual cover have name, Les Constructions Métallique, & logo. *2not M4 or 5/32W.
Below there are manuals/leaflets which can be downloaded by clicking on the appropriate image.
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