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Structomode

Structomode was a construction system very like Meccano. It was made in Canada in (probably) the late 1910s to circa 1930.


Manufacturer / Distributor

Canadian Toys Ltd., Ontario, Canada


Info from the Metal Constructional Systems Database for STRUCTOMODE

Maker
 
System Type
Very like Meccano
Country
Canada
Dates
late 1910s to circa 1930 (some significant doubt)
Material
 
Thread
8-32
Boss Type
 
Boss Thread
8-32 (see comment *1)
Diametrical Pitch of Gears
38 (probably)
No. of Parts in System
59
Hole Pitch (Spacing) (mm)
12.7 (see comment *2)
Diameter of holes in Strips(mm)
4.2
Diameter of the Bore in Bosses(mm)
4.3
Diameter of Axle Rods(mm)
4.1
Types of Nuts and Bolts
Nuts: square
Bolts: round (slotted)
Material/Finish of Nuts and Bolts
Steel
Size of the Nuts across Flats (mm)
8.5
Bolt diameter (mm)
7

Comments
Unusual design of Windmill Sail, & Braced Girder (but also Meccano-like versions). *1 6-32 in Worm & Contrates. *2 Up to 12.87 found in STRUCTOMODE type 'semi-circle' Braced Girder.

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