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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
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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