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Toy Town(2) Construction Sets

Toy Town(2) was a simple construction system very similar to Meccano. It was produced in Australia in the late 1940s.


Info from the Metal Constructional Systems Database for TOY TOWN [2]

Maker
 
System Type
Very like Meccano
Country
Australia
Dates
known in 1945
Material
Steel
Thread
5/32W
Boss Type
 
Boss Thread
5/32W
Diametrical Pitch of Gears
--
No. of Parts in System
26
Hole Pitch (Spacing) (mm)
12.7
Diameter of holes in Strips(mm)
4
Diameter of the Bore in Bosses(mm)
 
Diameter of Axle Rods(mm)
4
Types of Nuts and Bolts
Nuts: hexagonal
Bolts: cheese (slotted)
Material/Finish of Nuts and Bolts
 
Size of the Nuts across Flats (mm)
Bolt diameter (mm)
 

Comments
3 'Engineering Sets' known. Lid has boy, boy-sized Bench, Lathe, Drill Stand. Usual small range of Meccano-like parts (+15 holes Strip), but others on manual cover including 3" Pulley. TOY TOWN [1] from same maker has entirely different parts.

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/leafets and photos which can be downloaded by clicking on the appropriate image.


Various photos of a Toy Town(2) set 3 (taken from an Ebay listing)
(Added 05/08/2020)