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Solid Construction Sets

Solid was a simple Meccano-like construction system. It was made in Germany in ??


Info from the Metal Constructional Systems Database

Maker
 
System Type
Hole pitch >12.7mm
Country
Germany
Dates
 
Material
Steel
Thread
M4
Boss Type
no boss
Boss Thread
----
Diametrical Pitch of Gears
--
No. of Parts in System
15
Hole Pitch (Spacing) (mm)
15.0
Diameter of holes in Strips(mm)
4
Diameter of the Bore in Bosses(mm)
---
Diameter of Axle Rods(mm)
--- (Screwed Rods or Bolts are used as axles.)
Types of Nuts and Bolts
Nuts: square
Bolts: tapered cheese (slotted)
Material/Finish of Nuts and Bolts
Steel with a Black metallic finish
Size of the Nuts across Flats (mm)
7
Bolt diameter (mm)
 

Comments
Blackened parts with 10mm wide Strips. Details from smallest (Knirps) set - 3x5h Flanged Plate, Strips, Brackets, Wheel Disc, Pulley Disc. 2 larger sets, Kadett & Primus, but no details.

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 Solid manual
(Scans from Urs Flammer)

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