Meccano MEC1 Dune Buggy

Meccano dune buggy

Built around a Meccano MEC1 steam engine, mostly made with Meccano parts with a few Steel Tec parts thrown for good measure, featuring automotive style steering and a working differential.

dune buggy drive

The drive train is Meccano gears leading to a differential.

Meccano dune buggy steering

The steering is worm and pinion, Meccano end bearings were used to connect steering arms.

Meccano dune buggy opening hood

The hood hinges up to fill boiler.

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Meccano dune buggy top view

Meccano dune buggy drivers side


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