Tested and fully working, this is in lovely condition! Comes with:
– Steinheil Munchen Cassar 36mm f/3.5 Lens- Taylor HobsonSerital 0.5 inch f/1.9
Lens- Grip- Case- Wrist strap
Inspection reportTested and fully working, in
great working condition
Lens – clean, free of mould,
dust, haze or damage
Focus – smooth, works well
Motor – runs well at all film
Exposure – working well
Body – in good condition, some
Other features – all tested and
Additional accessories included:
We fully inspect all our cameras to ensure they’re
fully working and offer a 60 day warranty giving you plenty of time to have a
play with your purchase and make sure you’re totally satisfied.
OVERALL DIMENSIONS: 5″ x 3
1/2″ x 2″
WEIGHT: Approximately 28 oz.
OUTER CASE: Highly polished
duraluminium body, covered in genuine Morocco leather. Metal parts are
FILM CAPACITY: 25ft daylight
loading spools of double run 8mm film. When a roll runs through the camera,
only half the width of film is exposed. The spool is then reversed and run
through again, exposing the other half. When processed, film is split and
spliced together giving 50′ for projection. Projection time at 16 fps for 25′
roll is 4 minutes.
THREADING: manual, with no loop
forming; with the pressure pad opened the film is simply placed over a guide
roller, threaded behind the gate, over the bottom guide roller and onto the
MOTOR: Constant speed, spring
motor mechanism; governor controlled. Generous winding key, attached to the
camera, folds back against its side when not in use. Spring cannot be
TURRET: Accommodates two standard
D mount lenses.
VIEWFINDER: optical type;
engraved markings show field of view for wide, standard and telephoto lenses.
Accessory prism attachments allow for filming with 5.5mm lenses, and for
parallax correction while filming at close distances.
SINGLE SPEED: Standard 18 frames
RELEASE BUTTON: continuous
exposures can be made by a sliding release lever or cable release. The lever
can be locked to prevent accidental exposures, or set for continuous hands-free
SHUTTER: 165 degree disc shutter
gives an exposure time of 1/43rd second at 18fps.
FOOTAGE COUNTER: Precise reading
of exposed film footage. Audible end-of-film signal. Resets to zero upon
SINGLE FRAME: A cable release
socket allows the user to expose single frames for filming animation, titles,
EXPOSURE METER: A photoelectric
cell measures light through the lens. Two needle indicators in the viewfinder
are then aligned by adjusting the diaphragm on your lens, resulting in proper
TRIPOD SOCKET: 1/4″ thread
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Returns and warranty
All our items are vigorously
inspected by our team of experts before listing. Unless noted otherwise, all
our items have been fully tested and are working correctly and come with a full
30 day no-quibble returns policy and 60 day warranty.
In the unlikely case that an item
arrives not working correctly, please get in touch BEFORE LEAVING FEEDBACK and
we’ll do our best to resolve things quickly and efficiently.
Country/Region of Manufacture: Switzerland
Product Type: Movie
Film Format: 8mm
Brand: Paillard Bolex