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(The) Playful Engineer

(The) Playful Engineer was a very simple Meccano-like construction system. Not certain where or when it was made.


Info from the Metal Constructional Systems Database for PLAYFUL ENGINEER, THE

Maker
 
System Type
Very like Meccano
Country
 
Dates
 
Material
 
Thread
 
Boss Type
 
Boss Thread
 
Diametrical Pitch of Gears
 
No. of Parts in System
18 (see comment *1)
Hole Pitch (Spacing) (mm)
 
Diameter of holes in Strips(mm)
 
Diameter of the Bore in Bosses(mm)
 
Diameter of Axle Rods(mm)
 
Types of Nuts and Bolts
Nuts:
Bolts:
Material/Finish of Nuts and Bolts
 
Size of the Nuts across Flats (mm)
Bolt diameter (mm)
 

Comments
Known only from manual for a small, unnumbered, set. *1 10 parts in models (Strips, Brackets, Wheel Disc), plus at least 8 more on cover including 5*11 holes Flanged Plate. All look near identical to MECCANO.

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


A Playful Engineer manual
Added 14/01/20