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Metallico Construction Sets

Metallico was a Meccano-like construction system. It was produced in Slovenia in around 1995.


Info from the Metal Constructional Systems Database

Maker
 
System Type
MECCANO & MÄRKLIN features
Country
India
Dates
 
Material
Steel
Thread
5/32W
Boss Type
single-tapped (see comment *1)
Boss Thread
5/32W
Diametrical Pitch of Gears
--
No. of Parts in System
39
Hole Pitch (Spacing) (mm)
12.7
Diameter of holes in Strips(mm)
4.3
Diameter of the Bore in Bosses(mm)
4.3 (see comment *2)
Diameter of Axle Rods(mm)
3.9
Types of Nuts and Bolts
Nuts: hexagonal
Bolts: round (slotted)
(see comment *3)
Material/Finish of Nuts and Bolts
Steel with a Iridescent finish
Size of the Nuts across Flats (mm)
8.0(see comment *4)
Bolt diameter (mm)
5.9(see comment *5)

Comments
Apart from its lid the only (No.1) set seen (on Ebay) is idential to MECHANIX [2]. The data here are taken from MECHANIX [2].

Below there are manuals/leafets and photos which can be downloaded by clicking on the appropriate image.


A manual for Metallico set 1
(Scans from Urs Flammer)

The covers of a manual for Metallico set 2
(Scans from Urs Flammer)

The covers of a manual for Metallico set 3
(Scans from Urs Flammer)

Various photos of the Metallico construction system
(Scans from Urs Flammer)