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Metallo(2) Construction Sets

Metallo(2) was a Meccano-like construction system. It was made in Denmark in the 1930s.


Info from the Metal Constructional Systems Database

Maker
 
System Type
Hole pitch <12.7mm and MÄRKLIN type()
Country
Denmark
Dates
1930s
Material
Steel
Thread
5/32W
Boss Type
single-tapped
Boss Thread
5/32W
Diametrical Pitch of Gears
38 (see comment *1)
No. of Parts in System
80
Hole Pitch (Spacing) (mm)
12.5
Diameter of holes in Strips(mm)
4.2
Diameter of the Bore in Bosses(mm)
4
Diameter of Axle Rods(mm)
4.0
Types of Nuts and Bolts
Nuts: hexagonal
Bolts: cheese (slotted)
Material/Finish of Nuts and Bolts
Brass with a Brass finish
Size of the Nuts across Flats (mm)
8.0
Bolt diameter (mm)
6.0

Comments
Lid has 3 boys with Funicular Railway. Made by same firm as Diameter.V.s INGENIØR. Many parts similar to MÄRKLIN but unusual Flanged Plates (9x7, & 5x7 Z-section), Railings with X bracing, etc. *1 estimated plus Rings, 14.

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/leafets which can be downloaded by clicking on the appropriate image.


A Metallo(2) manual. It has two pages for parts.

A Metallo(2) manual. It is the same as the previous one except that there is a third parts page to cover additional parts.

A Metallo(2) manual. It is the same as the previous one with three parts pages except it has a different cover.