- All About BAYKO!

Firstly a general comment. Apart from 'Site Related' pages [like this one] almost all of the 'Subject sections' [below] are headed, literally and metaphorically, by a 'Navigation Page', which leads on to more in-depth exploration of the various facets of the subject area in question.
As an alternative to this page, you can also use the yellow navigation panel [left] which targets the 'Navigation Page' of each individual subject, from where you can click through [some prefer the phrase 'drill down'] to the various related pages…
…here you can either use the 'jump links' [immediately below] to specific sections…
…or scroll down to the section you want.
Don't forget, as a further navigation aid, there is an internal site search engine, powered by ZOOM software.
…there are then links to every page on the site in the sections below.

Before anyone gets over excited in terms of error spotting, the total pages quoted in each section refers to unique pages.
Sometimes the subject of a particular page can straddle two sections, and it is thus listed [but not counted] in both!
Oh yes, don't forget to count this page!
Please feel free to get over excited about everything else!!!
‘ABOUT’ [1 page]
About the website. - Site Search Engine [1 page]'s internal search engine by ZOOM software.
BAYKO Bulletin Board by BAYKOMAN [1 page]
New Additions [1 page]
New information added to the site in the last few weeks.
Home Page [1 page]
Home Page of
BAYKO - Quick Introduction [2 pages]
A brief introduction to the BAYKO system and what it can do.
BAYKO Collectors Club [5 pages]
Information supporting the aims and objectives of the club.
Accessories [11 pages]
Information on the less glamorous BAYKO bits and pieces.
Advertising [26 pages]
BAYKO ads in papers, mags, comics, cinemas, TV & trade publications.
Advertising Puffs [34 pages]
BAYKO mentions in the Trade Press - supporting promotional campaigns.
Articles - ‘Architect’ [12 pages]
A series of articles promoting BAYKO in 'MECCANO Magazine'.
The final three articles were entitled
“BAYKO Builds”
Articles - mine [26 pages]
Articles I've written for the BAYKO Collectors Club Magazine, etc.
Company & Family [23 pages]
Information about Plimpton, MECCANO Ltd., Lines Bros. & BAYKO's inventor.
Exhibitions [10 pages]
Information about BAYKO promotions via Trade Exhibitions.
Exports [31 pages]
BAYKO as sold around the world.
Girls and BAYKO [1 page]
BAYKO was never just one of the boys!
Links [1 page]
A selection of links to BAYKO dealers and other hobby sites.
Literature [13 pages]
All forms of BAYKO paperwork, correspondence and advertising leaflets.
Manuals [124 pages]
The complete range of BAYKO manuals - use the buttons for the animated view.
Marketing [17 pages]
Info. on the range of Sales and Marketing techniques for promoting BAYKO.
Nerd's Corner [3 pages]
A view of BAYKO collecting - with tongue firmly in cheek!
Packaging [11 pages]
How the packaging industry impacted on BAYKO.
Patents [7 pages]
How the Patents and other legal protection systems impacted on BAYKO.
Plastics [8 pages]
Information about the world of Plastics in which BAYKO succeeded.
Product [8 pages]
Information on the actual BAYKO plastic parts.
Rarities [7 pages]
Information on the rarer BAYKO parts, packaging, etc.
Retail Cabinets and Display [7 pages]
How BAYKO was presented in toy shops.
Retail Channels [13 pages]
Where BAYKO was sold over the years.
Sets [31 pages]
A history of BAYKO sets, their contents and there evolution.
◄ 1934 - 1936 ►
◄ Ornamental ►
◄ 1937 - 1938 ►
◄ Late 1938 ►
◄ Special Sets ►
◄ 'New Series' ►
◄ 'New Series' ►
◄ 1946 - 1949 ►
◄ 1949 - 1959 ►
◄ 1960 - 1962 ►
◄ 1962 - 1964 ►
◄ 'Flange' Bricks ►
Personal Stuff! [6 pages]
Some personal information about me.
Sale Items. [10 pages]
Items and services I can offer to promote, and help you play with, BAYKO.
'Which?' Product Reviews [1 page]
A belated review of construction toys, including BAYKO.
Other Interesting Items [34 pages]
Miscellaneous appearances of BAYKO in the press or other fora.
Contact Me

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Latest update - March 15, 2023
The BAYKO name and Logo are the Registered Trade Mark of Transport of Delight.