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Vulcano was a Meccano-like constructional system. It was made in Italy from around the 1930s to the 1950s

Manufacturer / Distributor

An unknown company from Italy

Info from the Metal Constructional Systems Database for VULCANO

System Type
Very like Meccano
1930s (some significant doubt) to 1950s
Boss Type
Boss Thread
Diametrical Pitch of Gears
No. of Parts in System
27 (see comment *1)
Hole Pitch (Spacing) (mm)
Diameter of holes in Strips(mm)
4 (some significant doubt)
Diameter of the Bore in Bosses(mm)
Diameter of Axle Rods(mm)
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)

*1 In Set 2. Part Nos. go up to 127 so there may be many more parts. The only unusual part shown in MCS is a 5x3 Flanged Plate flanged on its long sides.

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A Vulcano manual
Added 14/01/20