Pathe sound synchroniser

Made:
1908- in Buckinghamshire
maker:
Arthur Kingston

Two ratchet wheels with indicator dials driven by electromagnets. Contact breakers in camera and gramaphone connected via 12v accumulator. Rocker on-off switch. Made by Arthur Kingston for Charles Pathe. 1908.

Details

Category:
Cinematography
Object Number:
1990-5036/3357
type:
sound recorder (component)
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford