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Orsta Construction Sets

Orsta was a construction system with pneumatic components. It was produced in East Germany in the early 1990s


Info from the Metal Constructional Systems Database

Maker
 
System Type
as CONSTRUCTION
Country
Former East Germany
Dates
known in 1990 (see comment *1) to 1992
Material
Steel
Thread
M4 (see comment *2)
Boss Type
single-tapped
Boss Thread
 
Diametrical Pitch of Gears
--
No. of Parts in System
27
Hole Pitch (Spacing) (mm)
10.0
Diameter of holes in Strips(mm)
4.2
Diameter of the Bore in Bosses(mm)
 
Diameter of Axle Rods(mm)
4.0 (Screwed Rods or Bolts are used as axles.)
Types of Nuts and Bolts
Nuts: hexagonal
Bolts: cheese (slotted)
Material/Finish of Nuts and Bolts
Steel with a Nickel plated finish
Size of the Nuts across Flats (mm)
6.9
Bolt diameter (mm)
6.9

Comments
2 Sets, Modelltechnik P01, P02, with pneumatic components & CONSTRUCTION [1] parts to mount them. *1 Possibly from '85 or before. *2 Plus M10 Rings.

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


A manual for Orsta set P01
(Scans from Urs Flammer)

A manual for Orsta set P02
(Scans from Urs Flammer)

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