EMI 2001 Camera Head made by EMI Electronics Ltd about 1970

Made:
1966-1972

EMI 2001 Camera Head made by EMI Electronics Ltd about 1970. This is a four-tube camera head is the part that is visible on the studio floor when you were in the studio audience. It requires the Camera Control Unit and Power supply, connected via G101 camera cable, to make it work. The lens is fitted within the camera body so making it operationally short. This example has 'BBC TV Colour' on the side.

Details

Category:
Television
Collection:
BBC Heritage Collection
Object Number:
2012-5118/787
Materials:
aluminium alloy, rubber (unidentified) and steel (metal)
Measurements:
overall (estimate): 520 mm x 470 mm x 960 mm, 80 kg
type:
television camera head