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Mechanix (2) by Zephyr Construction Sets
Mechanix by Zephyr metal construction sets were similar to Meccano. They were made in India presumably by a company called Zephyr. This set is thought to date from the 1990s.
Info from the Metal Constructional Systems Database
MECCANO & MÄRKLIN features
1994 to in production in 2016 and continuing
single-tapped (see comment *1)
4.3 (see comment *2)
Bolts: round (slotted)
(see comment *3)
Steel with a Iridescent finish
8.0(see comment *4)
5.9(see comment *5)
Well finished BRAL-like parts with white Strip(s), red & blue Plate(s). Plastic Plys, Bush Wheel including bosses. Lids with 1 or more models under name along top. *1*2Later bosses Nickel plated steel, double tapped, 4.1 bore. *3*4*5Later: Bolts cheese head 6.3 & 5.8 diameter; Nuts 7.2 & 7.4 Across flats.
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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