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Märklin Marbi Construction Sets

Märklin Marbi was a cheaper version of the Märklin Metall construction system, using unpainted Märklin parts. It was produced in Germany from 1933 to 1939.


Info from the Metal Constructional Systems Database for MÄRKLIN MARBI

Maker
Märklin
System Type
MÄRKLIN type
Country
Germany
Dates
1933 to 1939
Material
Steel
Thread
5/32W
Boss Type
no boss
Boss Thread
----
Diametrical Pitch of Gears
38
No. of Parts in System
24
Hole Pitch (Spacing) (mm)
12.7
Diameter of holes in Strips(mm)
4.2
Diameter of the Bore in Bosses(mm)
---
Diameter of Axle Rods(mm)
--- (Screwed Rods or Bolts are used as axles.)
Types of Nuts and Bolts
Nuts: hexagonal
Bolts: cheese (slotted)
Material/Finish of Nuts and Bolts
 
Size of the Nuts across Flats (mm)
Bolt diameter (mm)
 

Comments
Unpainted MÄRKLIN parts with some differences eg no bosses. Also Screwed Rods & a Wheel Disc.

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


A manual for Märklin Marbi set 601
(Scans from Urs Flammer)

A manual for Märklin Marbi set 601A
(Scans from Urs Flammer)

A manual for Märklin Marbi set 605
(Scans from Urs Flammer)

An leaflet for Märklin Marbi construction sets
(Scans from Urs Flammer)

A leaflet for the Märklin 200F Clockwork Motor
(Scans from Urs Flammer)

Various photos of the Märklin Marbi construction system
(Scans from Urs Flammer)