Museum of the Broadcast Television Camera

Marconi Mkviiip Television Camera cover open

Marconi B2350 MkVIIIp Television Camera cover open.
The 3 standard size scanning yokes and prismatic light separation box take up the majority of the insides, the printed circuits boards have only the essential electronics that has to be near the tubes, the rest of the camera electronics are in the auxiliary pack.

The small triangular space behind the camera cable connector is for the battery.

The camera cable connector is a BICC Mk4b and the cable used is the standard T.1889, maximum length 49m. to the auxiliary pack.