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Metal Builder - Construction Sets

The Early Learning Centre sold some metal construction sets under the 'Metal Builder' name from around 1994 to 1997. They were made for them by the German company, Eitech and the sets are some of Eitech's sets repackaged for the Early Learning Centre.


Info from the Metal Constructional Systems Database

Maker
Construction (later Eitech)
System Type
as CONSTRUCTION
Country
United Kingdom
Dates
1994 to circa 1997
Material
Steel
Thread
M4
Boss Type
double-tapped
Boss Thread
M4
Diametrical Pitch of Gears
-- (see comment *1)
No. of Parts in System
70 (approximately)
Hole Pitch (Spacing) (mm)
10.0
Diameter of holes in Strips(mm)
4.2
Diameter of the Bore in Bosses(mm)
4.1
Diameter of Axle Rods(mm)
4.0 (Screwed Rods or Bolts are used as axles.)
Types of Nuts and Bolts
Nuts: hexagonal
Bolts: cheese (slotted)
Material/Finish of Nuts and Bolts
Steel with a Nickel plated finish
Size of the Nuts across Flats (mm)
6.9
Bolt diameter (mm)
6.9

Comments
3 CONSTRUCTION [1] sets for Early Learning Centre. *1 Bevel only.

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 instruction manual for set 1 made for the Early Learning Centre by Eitech under the name 'Metal Builder'.

The instruction manual for set 2 made for the Early Learning Centre by Eitech under the name 'Metal Builder'.