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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.
Info from the Metal Constructional Systems Database for LOCARNO
Meccano principle but sig. differences
Bolts: round (slotted)
with a Black metallic finish
From photos of the only known set. Green Strips & strip parts, with black Angle Bracket, N&B. Strips wide in relation to the hole size. No Wheels or Axles. Label on brown lid, & manual cover, white with name & Les Constructions Métallique.
Below there are manuals/leaflets which can be downloaded by clicking on the appropriate image.
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