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Re: Hachette Meccano Crane

Postby jdebord » Fri Oct 30, 2020 11:17 am

Issue 98 is available.

We begin to build the box which will contain the counterweight :

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In the magazine :

- History of Meccano : Meccano models and Hornby trains

- History of Meccano parts : Low voltage electric motors - Plastic era

- Other models
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Re: Hachette Meccano Crane

Postby jdebord » Fri Nov 06, 2020 8:31 am

Issue 99 is available.

It completes the box which will contain the counterweight :

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Then the box is fitted to the rear part of the boom :

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In the magazine :

- History of Meccano : 1985 - Celebrity of meccano

- History of Meccano models : Coles crane truck

- Other models
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Re: Hachette Meccano Crane

Postby jdebord » Sat Nov 14, 2020 5:03 pm

Issue 100 is available.

We begin to build the roof of the cabin by assembling 4 pre-bent plates :

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In addition, we fill the counterweight box with 40 steel plates (black) :

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In the magazine :

- History of Meccano : 1962 - 1969 : The end of the blue-gold period

- History of Meccano parts : The 3" pulley (part 2)

- Other models
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Re: Hachette Meccano Crane

Postby number1 » Sun Nov 15, 2020 10:06 pm

Glad to see your continuing to post your progress, is there many more parts to come?
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Re: Hachette Meccano Crane

Postby jdebord » Mon Nov 16, 2020 8:26 am

Yes, there are still 20 issues left.

Issues 100 to 103 for the roof, then the trolley, then the gearbox (I think) ...
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Re: Hachette Meccano Crane

Postby jdebord » Wed Nov 18, 2020 8:14 pm

Issue 101 is available.

It adds 4 more plates to the roof :

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In the magazine :

- History of Meccano : Meccano Morecraft

- History of Meccano supermodels : Meccanograph (part 2)

- Other models
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