'Other' Construction and Allied Systems Info & Downloads
Lynx Construction Sets
Lynx metal construction sets were similar to Meccano. It was made in England from 1947 till sometime in the 1950s
Info from the Metal Constructional Systems Database
1945 to 1947
5BA (see comment *1)
9.5 (see comment *2)
3.5 (see comment *3)
Bolts: round (slotted)
Steel with a Dull plated finish
(see comment *4)
Sets 1-4 known 12/45 plus LINX sets. New parts including rubber Wheel, & Pulley(s), Flanged Plate(s), longer Strips. *1or 6BA. *2Strip 3/8", Flanged Plate(s) ½", Brackets various. *3Flanged Plate(s) 3.8. *4Nuts often Nickel plated steel. 6BA: Nuts plain brass 5.0 or Nickel plated steel 6.4; Bolts plain brass or steel dull plated/nickel 5.1m.
The MCS document for this system is shown below. It can also be downloaded to your computer if desired here
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Below there are manuals/instructions which can be downloaded by clicking on the appropriate image.
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