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VINTAGE CONSTRUCTION SETS

In this catalog we present both new and selected, one-of-a-kind collectible construction sets. Several systems are represented in the offerings below, including Temsi, Stokys, and Gabriel Erector. Each set is either 1) as new (unused) or 2) as-is. All sets are sold in as-is condition, and all sales are final (NO refunds or exchanges). If you have any questions prior to making a purchase, please contact me.

PLEASE NOTE: when you make a purchase, your PayPal Checkout page will display the Nightfall Books logo shown at right. Both Girders & Gears™ and our parent website Nightfall Books™ are trademarks of Prismatrix LLC.

  Vintage Set Catalog


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TEMSI NO. 2A SUPPLEMENTAL SET
  • 101 pieces; 1 part tray
  • New, unused, factory-fresh late 1990's version of the No. 2A "Collect Box" supplemental set
  • Includes angle girders, a variety of perforated strips, four red plastic flanged wheels with brass bosses, four windmill blades, long double angles, eccentric cranks, and a miscellaneous assortment of small parts and fasteners
  • Detailed, monochrome instruction manual with a glossy full color cover
  • For ages 7 and above
  • 5.9 lbs.    10¾" x 14" x 2 3/8" - Seven sets available.
$79.95    SALE: $35.00


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STOKYS NO. 00 SET

New, unused set circa 1960. Two parts are missing, including one of the four small pulleys/wheels. As the detail photo shows, the tiny set features a selection of strips, both formed and straight, a flanged plate, a pierced disk, crank and axle shaft, assorted fasteners, plus the aforementioned small pulleys. A monochrome instruction manual is included. The box, featuring a full color cover, and the manual are in excellent condition. One set available.

SALE: $40.00


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GABRIEL ERECTOR POWERMATIC SET

All-original set includes electric motor; most (if not all) of the parts are present, and are in very good condition, as is the yellow plastic case. Original manual pages are included, although they are severely torn and crumpled, but a full manual can be downloaded from my Downloads page here on this site. One set available.

SALE: $20.00