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Märklin Auto Construction Sets

Märklin Auto was a system by Märklin to make model cars etc. It was very similar to Meccano Auto Constructor. It was made in Germany from at least 1933 to about 1953.

Manufacturer / Distributor

Märklin Bros, Goppingen, Germany

Info from the Metal Constructional Systems Database for MÄRKLIN AUTO

System Type
Road vehicles
known in 1933 to circa 1953
Boss Type
Boss Thread
Diametrical Pitch of Gears
No. of Parts in System
48 (see comment *1)
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
Material/Finish of Nuts and Bolts
Size of the Nuts across Flats (mm)
Bolt diameter (mm)

One Chassis set & 7 for Bodies, see MCS. *1 For Chassis.

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

A Märklin Auto manual for set 1105L - Lastkraftwagen-Karosserie (Lorries)
(Added 30/01/2019)

A Märklin Auto manual C95 in French for set 1101L - Automobiles.
(Added 27/11/2019)

A Märklin Metall catalogue dated July 1934. Includes Marklin Auto. Ref M537.
(Added 06/08/21)

A Märklin Metall catalogue dated October 1940. Includes Marklin Auto. Ref BP.40.D.
(Added 06/08/21)