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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
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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