P-8 CINESTAR S
8mm Movie Camera
|Original Price||29,900 yen (w/15-30mm f/1.5)|
Until this model was launched, Canon’s projectors were exclusively made for the Regular 8 format. The new P-8 CINESTAR S, however, was designed to be compatible with the new Super8/Single 8 system. Switching between Regular 8 and Super 8/Single 8 was made possible by replacing the aperture unit.
Canon’s high-performance interchangeable lens, HiFi P-8 20mm f/1.5, was also available as an option.
|Acceptable Film||Regular 8 type 8mm film
Super 8 type 8mm film
Single 8 type 8mm film
|Aperture Size||3.3 x 4.4 mm, 4 x 5.4 mm|
|Film Type Switching||Replacing the aperture (image frame) unit and the detachable reel shaft adapter|
|Projection Lens||P-8 15-30mm f/1.5|
|Projection Lamp||8 V 50 W|
|Pilot Lamp||Not available|
|Film Loading||Film tip insertion type automatic loading|
|Standard Projection Speed||18 fps|
|Projection Speed Adjustable Range||Approx. 10 - 20 fps|
|Still Projection||Not possible|
|Slow Motion Projection||Not possible|
|Reverse Projection||Not possible|
|Take-up Reel Capacity||Approx. 60 m (200 ft). Built-in automatic take-up reel.|
|Rewinding||Automatic rewinding (Fully automatic/Push button)|
|Rewinding Time||Approx. 40 sec.|
|Others||Built-in film cutter and end mark puncher.
Automatic winding electric cord.
|Power Source||AC100-240V 50/60Hz|
|Power Consumption||100 W|
|Dimensions (W x H x D)||130 x 190 x 325 mm|