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Sachsenmeister Construction Sets

Sachsenmeister was an unusual construction system. it could make models suitable from being driven by model steam engines. It was made in East Germany from 1948 to 1955


Info from the Metal Constructional Systems Database

Maker
 
System Type
Hole pitch <12.7mm
Country
Former East Germany
Dates
1948 to 1955
Material
Steel / Aluminium (Alloy)
Thread
 
Boss Type
 
Boss Thread
 
Diametrical Pitch of Gears
 
No. of Parts in System
 
Hole Pitch (Spacing) (mm)
7.5
Diameter of holes in Strips(mm)
3.3
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
Nr.1 known, & Tractor set with mostly special parts. Parts seen in Nr.1 don't match those in manual (some unusual, some show few holes). Models said to suit steam or electrical power.

The MCS document for this system is shown below. It can also be downloaded to your computer if desired here

The report can be zoomed into, made full screen or downloaded as a pdf document by using the controls provided


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


A Sachsenmeister manual
(Scans from Urs Flammer)

Various photos of the Sachsenmeister construction system
(Photos from Urs Flammer)