Museum of the Broadcast Television Camera

Bosch KCH1000 Television Camera

Bosch KCH1000 Television Camera

The KCH1000 camera was based on the chassis of the KCM125 camera.

This camera was part of the "Eureka" High Definition project. The BBC used 4 D1 digital video connected together to record the pictures, see BBC Research report.


The camera was also branded BTS and the BBC used one or more for research.

A "Multi Standard HDTV Camera" was described in Wireless World; 1988 pages 708-710

A report, in Wireless World February 1986, describes an experimental HDTV camera and states that 5 were made and sent to research institutions. the aspect ratio is given as 5:3. This camera appears to be a predecessor to the developed KCH1000.