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Stahl-Baukasten[1] appears to be a simple system. It was made by the crane manufacturer VEB Kranbau Köthen in Köthen, East Germany. Dates unknown.

Manufacturer / Distributor

VEB Kranbau Köthen, Köthen, GDR (East Germany)

Info from the Metal Constructional Systems Database for STAHL-BAUKASTEN [1] (Ref:S-N1)

System Type
Meccano principle but sig. differences
Former East Germany
Boss Type
Boss Thread
Diametrical Pitch of Gears
No. of Parts in System
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
Material/Finish of Nuts and Bolts
Size of the Nuts across Flats (mm)
Bolt diameter (mm)

Set made by a Crane company. Lid not seen; manual cover has 2 boys building a Gantry Crane with conventional parts, & manual at drawing board in background.

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