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Tronico(b) (Mini Range) Construction Sets

Most Tronico metal construction sets come as a single model in three main size ranges.
Professional & Junior, plus some more general sets (using 4mm nuts and bolts) - See Tronico(a)
Mini (using 3mm nuts and bolts for 1/32 scale models) - Tronico(b) on this page.
Micro (using 2mm nuts and bolts for 1/64 scale models) - See Tronico(c) - Not on website at present)
They are made in the Germany from the 2014 to the present.

The Tronico website is http://www.modellbau-metallbaukasten.de/index.php/en/


Info from the Metal Constructional Systems Database for TRONICO [b]

Maker
 
System Type
as TRIX (inc MCX)
Country
Germany
Dates
known in 2014 to in production in 2015 and continuing
Material
Steel
Thread
M3
Boss Type
push fit
Boss Thread
----
Diametrical Pitch of Gears
--
No. of Parts in System
45 (see comment *1)
Hole Pitch (Spacing) (mm)
9.0
Diameter of holes in Strips(mm)
3.2 (see comment *2)
Diameter of the Bore in Bosses(mm)
 
Diameter of Axle Rods(mm)
3.0
Types of Nuts and Bolts
Nuts: hexagonal
Bolts: button (crosshead)
Material/Finish of Nuts and Bolts
Steel with a Zinc (Alloy) finish
Size of the Nuts across Flats (mm)
5.5
Bolt diameter (mm)
5.8

Comments
Mini series sets with mix of TRIX-style & normal Strips for 1/32-scale models. *1 for typical set. *2 square.

Below there are manuals/leaflets which can be downloaded by clicking on the appropriate image.


The Tronico instruction manual for the Case IH PUMA 230 CVX Tractor and Trailer in the Mini range.

The Tronico instruction manual for the Massey Ferguson 5610 Tractor and Trailer in the Mini range.