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Zogel Metallbaukasten Construction Sets

Zogel Metallbaukasten was a Meccano-like construction system. It was made in Germany from 1946 to 1948.


Info from the Metal Constructional Systems Database for ZOGEL Metallbaukasten

Maker
 
System Type
Hole pitch <12.7mm
Country
Germany
Dates
1946 to 1948
Material
Steel
Thread
 
Boss Type
no boss
Boss Thread
----
Diametrical Pitch of Gears
--
No. of Parts in System
20
Hole Pitch (Spacing) (mm)
11.9
Diameter of holes in Strips(mm)
4.8
Diameter of the Bore in Bosses(mm)
 
Diameter of Axle Rods(mm)
 
Types of Nuts and Bolts
Nuts: hexagonal
Bolts:
Material/Finish of Nuts and Bolts
 
Size of the Nuts across Flats (mm)
Bolt diameter (mm)
 

Comments
Preceded FG METALLBAUKASTEN, & is probably the same. Data from FG set.

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


A Zogel Metallbaukasten manual
(Scans from Urs Flammer)

A Zogel Metallbaukasten manual
(Scans from Urs Flammer)

Various photos of the Zogel Metallbaukasten construction system
(Photos from Urs Flammer)