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Vulcano

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


Info from the Metal Constructional Systems Database for VULCANO

Maker
 
System Type
Very like Meccano
Country
Italy
Dates
1930s (some significant doubt) to 1950s
Material
 
Thread
 
Boss Type
 
Boss Thread
 
Diametrical Pitch of Gears
 
No. of Parts in System
27 (see comment *1)
Hole Pitch (Spacing) (mm)
12.7
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)
 

Comments
*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