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Meccano X Series Construction Sets
Meccano X Series was made by Meccano Ltd from 1932 to around the Second World War.
Info from the Metal Constructional Systems Database
as TRIX (inc MCX)
1932 to 1938
--- (Screwed Rods or Bolts are used as axles.)
Bolts: cheese (slotted)
Strips ¾" wide with ¼" pitch holes, not staggered like TRIX. Similar sets in France as L'INGÉNIEUR FRANÇAIS; in United Kingdom as BRITISH MODEL BUILDER; elsewhere as MONTEX.
The MCS document for this system is shown below. It can also be downloaded to your computer if desired here
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The report can be zoomed into, made full screen or downloaded as a pdf document by using the controls provided
Below there are manuals/leafets which can be downloaded by clicking on the appropriate image.
X Series Set No.1
A Meccano X Series set 1 instruction leaflet in French for the Belgium and Swiss market, print ref 7/632/7
X Series Set No.2
A photocopy of a Meccano X Series set 2 instruction leaflet in English and French, print ref 13/1038/6
A black & white scan of the Meccano X Series set 2 instruction leaflet for the Canadian market, print ref 7/632/4(1P)
X Series Photos
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