'Other' Construction and Allied Systems Info & Downloads
Metallic Construction Sets
Metallic was a simple Meccano like construction system. It was made in France from around 1910 to 1918.
Info from the Metal Constructional Systems Database
Hole pitch <12.7mm
1913 to circa 1918
2.4x.6 (see comment *1)
10.0 (see comment *2)
2.3 (see comment *3)
(Screwed Rods or Bolts are used as axles.)
Bolts: hexagonal (slotted)
Brass with a Brass finish
Similar to WALTHER'S INGENIEUR but with N&B and no wooden parts. Strips, Angle Girders, 4 holes wide Perforated Plates in various lengths, & a large Fan. *1 In bore. *2 Mean for Strips, 9.8-10.2 in some Plates. *3 Thread's internal diameter.
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 various manuals/leafets which can be downloaded by clicking on the appropriate image.
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