'Other' Construction and Allied Systems Info & Downloads
Tim Construction Sets
Tim was a construction system to make full size items such as scooters, barrows etc. which could actually be used by children. It was made in Switzerland from around 1948.
Info from the Metal Constructional Systems Database for TIM
Non-Meccano type and Mainly Rods/Tubes()
known in 1949
Aluminium (Alloy) / Steel
M4; M8 (see comment *1)
15 (see comment *2)
Bolts: countersunk (slotted)
(see comment *3)
8(see comment *4)
Set to make full-size Scooter & other models from an estimated 20cm Wheels & 19mm Tubes. *1 M8 for threaded ends of Axles. *2 Also 8mm. *3 1) Special conical shape. 2) M8 Nut is hexagonal. *4 Also 14 for 8mm Nut.
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