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Tecnikit

Tecnikit was a simple Meccano-like constructional system. It was made in the UK in around 1945.


Info from the Metal Constructional Systems Database for TECNIKIT

Maker
 
System Type
Certain UK
Country
United Kingdom
Dates
after 1945
Material
Steel (see comment *1)
Thread
3/16W
Boss Type
double-tapped
Boss Thread
4BA
Diametrical Pitch of Gears
--
No. of Parts in System
33
Hole Pitch (Spacing) (mm)
12.7
Diameter of holes in Strips(mm)
4.6
Diameter of the Bore in Bosses(mm)
4.3
Diameter of Axle Rods(mm)
4.0
Types of Nuts and Bolts
Nuts: hexagonal
Bolts: round (slotted)
(see comment *2)
Material/Finish of Nuts and Bolts
Steel with a Steel finish
Size of the Nuts across Flats (mm)
9.9
Bolt diameter (mm)
8.1

Comments
As MECANIKIT. Parts include red Strips, 11 holes Flanged Sector Plate, 5 holes Trunnion. TECNIKIT cast into alloy Pulley. Parts with either round or square corners. *1 Some aluminium parts also exist. *2 Or Square Nuts, same Across flats.

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A Tecnikit manual for set 2
Added 14/01/20