'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 (see comment *1)
2.4x.6 (see comment *2)
10.0 (see comment *3)
2.3 (see comment *4)
(Screwed Rods or Bolts are used as axles.)
Bolts: hexagonal (slotted)
Brass with a Brass finish
Similar WALTHER'S INGENIEUR but N&B & no wood parts. Strip(s), Angle Girders, 4 holes wide Perforated Plate(s) 3-10h long, & a large Fan. *1Probably short lived. *2In bore. *3Mean for Strip(s), 9.8-10.2 in some Plate(s). *4Thread's internal diameter.
The MCS document for this system is shown below. It can also be downloaded to your computer if desired here
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