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Time for a new car ....

I’ve built a lot of truck models and vehicle mechanisms but not that many cars over the years, so I thought I’d put that right. But what about a subject? 161 more words

Meccano

Maker Faires

I recently came across the phenomenon of “Maker Faires”. They aren’t big (yet) in my country but they seem to be spreading around the world. Have you been to one? 836 more words

Meccano

MECCANO MAGAZINE

I wasn’t really “into” Meccano as a child. Compared with the simple, colourful delights of Lego bricks, Meccano—as a means of constructing things—always felt like too much hard work, what with its nuts and bolts requiring spanners and such like. 1,174 more words

Magazines

Archaeological find supports creationist claims

Irrefutable evidence has emerged that the original “Dinky Toy” dates back to the time of the Earth’s creation. 480 more words

Odds & Ends

Views of a valuer: Going, going...gone!

Listen to James on Lesley Dolphin’s BBC Radio Suffolk show on Monday 13 October when he will be delving into the world of antiques and collectibles and discussing a number of items coming up for sale. 92 more words

Antiques

"Tin-Man" Meccano Robot

Meccano Robot with motor.
130cm high with base.

Sculpture

"Elektro" Meccano Robot

Meccano Robot with motor.
130cm high with base.

Sculpture