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Mechanix (3) Construction Sets

Mechanix (3) Construction metal construction sets were similar to Meccano. They were made in China. These sets are thought to date from the late 1990s.


Info from the Metal Constructional Systems Database for MECHANIX [3]

Maker
Wisdom
System Type
Certain Chinese
Country
China
Dates
1998 (see comment *1) to in production in 2000 and continuing
Material
Steel
Thread
M4
Boss Type
single-tapped
Boss Thread
M4
Diametrical Pitch of Gears
32
No. of Parts in System
52
Hole Pitch (Spacing) (mm)
12.5
Diameter of holes in Strips(mm)
4.3
Diameter of the Bore in Bosses(mm)
4.5 (see comment *2)
Diameter of Axle Rods(mm)
4.0 (see comment *3)
Types of Nuts and Bolts
Nuts: hexagonal
Bolts: round (crosshead)
Material/Finish of Nuts and Bolts
Steel with a Nickel plated finish
Size of the Nuts across Flats (mm)
7.0
Bolt diameter (mm)
6.5(mean)

Comments
Lids with models under the name along top. Most parts, sets, similar to WISDOM but colours different: blue Strips, red Plates, white or yellow Flex Plates. Some new parts including Gears. *1© date. *2But Gears 4.0. *3Mean; also 2.6.

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.


The Mechanix Construction instruction manual for a set - no set no. on manual.

The Mechanix Construction instruction manual for set 455/007.