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Mignon Construction Sets
Mignon was a Meccano-like construction system with many special plates and girders. This system was made in Germany from 1945 to 1953.
Manufacturer / Distributor
Gebruder Straiger, St Georgen (Schwarzwald), Germany
Info from the Metal Constructional Systems Database for MIGNON
Hole pitch <12.7mm
1945 to 1953
Aluminium (Alloy) (see comment *1)
32 (see comment *2)
Bolts: cheese (slotted)
Brass with a Nickel plated finish
Attractive, unusual parts, anodised, with Plates, Wheels, etc in bright colours. *1 Some early parts steel, nickel plated. *2 Mod .8.
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