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Plasticon Construction Sets
Plasticon was a Meccano-like construction system. It was made in East Germany in the mid to late 1980s.
Info from the Metal Constructional Systems Database
Hole pitch <12.7mm
Former East Germany
mid 1980s (some significant doubt) to circa 1987
25 (see comment *1)
4.0 (see comment *2)
Bolts: cheese with slight taper &/or rounding (slotted)
Steel with a Nickel plated finish
(see comment *3)
Made by the same firm as BURGSTÄDTER & parts though smaller, have similar look. *1 Mod 1. *2 4.1 in some sets. *3 Nuts also dull plated steel.
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