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Stokys Construction Sets

Stokys metal construction sets were similar to Meccano. They were made in Switzerland from 1942 to the present. Their website is https://www.stokys.ch/.


Info from the Metal Constructional Systems Database for STOKYS

Maker
Stockmann
System Type
Meccano principle but sig. differences
Country
Switzerland
Dates
1942 to in production in 2018 and continuing
Material
Aluminium (Alloy)
Thread
5/32W (see comment *1)
Boss Type
double-tapped
Boss Thread
5/32W (see comment *2)
Diametrical Pitch of Gears
38
No. of Parts in System
520 (see comment *3)
Hole Pitch (Spacing) (mm)
12.7
Diameter of holes in Strips(mm)
4.1
Diameter of the Bore in Bosses(mm)
4.1
Diameter of Axle Rods(mm)
4.0
Types of Nuts and Bolts
Nuts: hexagonal
Bolts: tapered cheese (slotted)
Material/Finish of Nuts and Bolts
Brass with a Brass finish
(see comment *4)
Size of the Nuts across Flats (mm)
7.0
Bolt diameter (mm)
5.5(see comment *5)

Comments
Pulleys anodised in colour. Strips with raised edges. Most parts stamped STOKYS. *1*2 Changed to M4 in 1988. *3 280 in 1989. *4 maybe black metallic 1988 on. *5 M4 also 6mm.

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

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


The Stokys First Steps manual

The Stokys instruction manual for set 00.
(Could be from a photocopy of the original manual)

The Stokys instruction manual for sets 0 - 2.

Another Stokys instruction manual for sets 0 - 2.

Another Stokys instruction manual for sets 0 - 2.

The Stokys instruction manual for sets 3 and 4.

Another Stokys instruction manual for sets 3 and 4.

The Stokys instruction manual for sets G1 and G2. Red band at bottom of front cover.

The Stokys instruction manual for sets G1 and G2. Yellow band at bottom of front cover.

Another Stokys instruction manual for sets G1 and G2.

The Stokys instruction manual for sets K1 (Bridge Set). Front cover type 1.

The Stokys instruction manual for sets K1 (Bridge Set). Front cover type 2.

The Stokys instruction leaflet for model No.2201: Kletterkran / Grue extensible (Extendable Tower Crane) in German and French.

The Stokys instruction leaflet for model No.2202: Riesenrad / Roue géante (Ferris Wheel) in German and French.

The Stokys instruction leaflet for model No.2203: Ornamente-Zeichnungsmaschine / Machine à dessiner (Designing Machine similar to a Meccanograph) in German and French.
(Scans from Urs Flammer)

The Stokys instruction leaflet for model No.2204: Töpferscheibe / Tour de potier (Potters Wheel) in German and French.<

The Stokys instruction leaflet for model No.2205: Wechsel-Lade-Kipper / Camion à benne basculante amovible (Truck with a Skip) in German and French.

The Stokys instruction leaflet for model SM01: Kletterkran / Grue extensible (Extendable Tower Crane) in German and French.

The Stokys instruction leaflet for model SM03: Wechsellade-Kipper / Camion à benne basculante amovible (Truck with a Skip) in German and French.

The Stokys instruction leaflet for model SM05: Traktor in German.

The Stokys instruction manual for the Auto-Bausätze (Car Kit) set in German and English.

A Stokys instruction leaflet for the clockwork motor in German, French and English.

The Stokys information leaflet No. 400: Transport- und Raupenkette / Chaîne de convoyage et à chenille (Conveyor and crawler chain) in German and French.

The Stokys information leaflet W61: Transport- und Raupenkette / Chaîne de convoyage et à chenille (Conveyor and crawler chain) in German and French.

Photos of the Transport- und Raupenkette / Chaîne de convoyage et à chenille (Conveyor and crawler chain) system.

A Stokys advertising leaflet dated 1975 in German and French.

A Stokys advertising leaflet - Prospekt No. 25a in German, French and English.

A Stokys advertising leaflet in English otherwise the same as the next leaflet in French. - No date or reference.

A Stokys advertising leaflet in French otherwise the same as the previous leaflet in English. - No date or reference

A Stokys advertising leaflet about electric motors and transformers in German, French and English.

A Stokys advertising leaflet.

A Stokys parts list - 2009.

A Stokys price list for 1951/2.

The Stokys illustrated price list No.36 (September 1977) in German and French.

The Stokys illustrated price list No.38 (September 1979) in German and French.

The supplement No.38a (April 1980) to the Stokys illustrated price list No.38.

A Stokys price list for 2016.

The 2016 Stokys Catalogue.