Museum of the Broadcast Television Camera

Pye Mk8 Caption camera type 842111/00

Pye Mk8 Caption camera type 842111
A close up of the "ISEP" modules used by the camera, some of these were common to the other Pye cameras in the System 70 range. Left to right:-

Power supply

Viewfinder feed module

Field Scan
Line Scan

Pulse module
Blank ?

Video Amplifier


ISEP was a modular racking system was sold by ITT in the 1965-1980s. Pye customised it with there own characteristic front panel. In this camera the front panel is up-side down compared with other Pye equipment.


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