'Other' Constructional and Allied Systems Info & Downloads
Trix (France) Construction Sets
Trix metal construction system originated in Germany where it was manufactured from 1930 to 1999. it was also manufactured in France from around 1932 to 1968. A website dedicated to Trix with lots of photos and manual downloads is http://www.trix-metaal.nl/
Manufacturer / Distributor
Trix (France), 2 Rue Béranger, Paris 3, France
Info from the Metal Constructional Systems Database for TRIX 
as TRIX (inc MCX)
1930 to 1968 (see comment *1)
7.8 (see comment *2)
3.5 (Screwed Rods or Bolts are used as axles.)
Bolts: dome (slotted)
Steel with a Dull plated finish
(see comment *3)
Data from early postwar Sets 1,1a. Parts nickel from '50; painted from circa.'59 & stamped ECF at some stage. *1 Production restart circa.'47. German imports post '68. *2 Up to 7.85. *3 May be plain steel. brass plated steel later.
The MCS document for this system is shown below. It can also be downloaded to your computer if desired here
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The report can be zoomed into, made full screen or downloaded as a pdf document by using the controls provided
Below there are manuals/leaflets which can be downloaded by clicking on the appropriate image.
A post-war French Trix Elementrix manual. (Unfortunately this is missing a few pages)
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