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Pionier Construction Sets
Pionier was a Meccano-like construction system with some Märklin type parts. It was made in East Germany from 1955 probably to the early 1960s.
Manufacturer / Distributor
VEB Transformatoren und Rontgenwerk, Dresden, East Germany
Info from the Metal Constructional Systems Database for PIONIER
Former East Germany
1955 to known in 1960
15 (see comment *1)
12.7 (see comment *2)
Bolts: cheese (slotted)
Steel with a Black metallic finish
Pale green & black parts. Unusual parts are Windmill Sail with alternate 1 & 2 crosswise slots at ¼" pitch; & a flat S Hook. *1 Approx DP of MÄRKLIN type Gear Rings. *2 12.75 in parts seen.
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