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Playablemetal (also Playable Metal) was an unusual construction system, consisting of aluminium cubes connected together by both right and left hand grub screws. It was made in Taiwan, by Taken Fun & Art Co. Ltd., from around 2013 to the late 2010s.

Manufacturer / Distributor

Taken Fun & Art Co. Ltd., Taiwan.
USA agent: Beyond123 LLC, New York, USA

Info from the Metal Constructional Systems Database for PLAYABLEMETAL (Ref:PAM)

System Type
Non-Meccano type
known in 2013 to known in 2014
Aluminium (Alloy)
6x (some significant doubt)
Boss Type
no boss
Boss Thread
Diametrical Pitch of Gears
No. of Parts in System
25 (approximately)
Hole Pitch (Spacing) (mm)
20.0 (estimated)
Diameter of holes in Strips(mm)
6.0 (estimated)
Diameter of the Bore in Bosses(mm)
Diameter of Axle Rods(mm)
6.0 (estimated)
Types of Nuts and Bolts
Nuts: --
Bolts: --
(see comment *1)
Material/Finish of Nuts and Bolts
--  --
Size of the Nuts across Flats (mm)
Bolt diameter (mm)

Cube-like blocks with holes, some tapped right hand & left hand thread, joined by Grub Screws. *1 Just Grub Screws.

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