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Onado was a Meccano-like construction system. It was produced in the UK in the 1950s and 1960s.
Manufacturer / Distributor
Ornado Industries Ltd., Faraday House, 8-10 Charing Cross Road, London, WC2, UK
Info from the Metal Constructional Systems Database for ONADO
1950s to 1960s
5/32W (see comment *1)
5/32W (see comment *2)
Bolts: cheese (slotted)
(see comment *3)
Steel with a Steel finish
Early parts unpainted. Later parts, include 27-hole Strips & Plates including triangular, in blue/dull red or possibly green/red. *1*2 Or 4BA in both. *3 Round head also known, same diameter or 6.7.
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