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Tecnic Construction Sets
Tecnic metal construction sets were produced from 1944 to the 1970s. They were made in Belgium.
Manufacturer / Distributor
Inica Ltd., Courtrai, Belgium
Info from the Metal Constructional Systems Database for TECNIC
Hole pitch >12.7mm
known in 1944 to 1970s
double-tapped (see comment *1)
25 (see comment *2)
4.5 (see comment *3)
4.1 (see comment *4)
Bolts: cheese (slotted)
(see comment *5)
Steel with a Brass finish
(see comment *6)
Parts with long slots, most stamped TECNIC. *1 Some 2nd bores untapped. *2 Mod 1+finer, possibly 38. *3 Gears & some bosses, 4.2. *4 4.0 also reported. *5 & hex Nuts, as square ones. *6 Nuts also plain zinc.
The MCS document for this system is shown below. It can also be downloaded to your computer if desired here
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Photos of a Tecnic set 2. Note that there are more parts in this set than there should be
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