Nalcom FTL 1000 Synchro Zoom Super 8 camera

Fully refurburished and modified Nalcom FTL 1000 Synchro Zoom Super 8 camera with a bundle of accessories. 

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State-of-the-art technology, high-quality design and craftsmanship, a functional, elegant and futuristic form, put the NALCOM FTL Synchro Zoom Super 8 camera in "a class of its own" among cameras from the 1970s. The Nalcom FTL was manufactured by Shinsei with a total production around 20,000 units. The same camera was also sold under the names of Nalcom FTL1000 or 3M 7100).

This camera is in impeccable condition.  It has been completely reconditioned, adjusted and checked with precision equipment by a technician who had over 20 years of experience with many Super 8 and 16mm materials.  The lens is free of dust, scratches or fungus and has been collimated. The viewfinder is clear of dust. The battery holder is like new without any corrosion.  In addition, a precision expsosure control knob was added to allow for use with newer more sensitive film stocks, like the Kodak Vision 3 200T & 500T films.

Included with this camera is nearly all of the original available accessories : lens cap, Wratten filter retrieval key 85, orginal carrying case, cable-release detachable handle in short or long version, the NALCOM FTL 1000 user manual, the close up lens for macro shooting and your choice of one optional SLR lens adapters that are available for Pentax, Canon, Nikon and 42 diameter lenses.  Your choice of one is included with this bundle.  Other additional adapters can be purchased separately.

This camera covered by a 90-day warranty.  If you notice a problem that prevents the unit from working properly, you can send it back for repair or replacement. 

  •     Shinkor f1.8 lens, interchangeable with different SLR optics (adapters required)
  •     Zoom 8-64 mm (1.5m → ∞)
  •     Optional: Close-up 0,25m
  •     Viewfinder reflex and diopter adjustable, focusing distance by micro prism
  •     Automatic recognition of new Super 8 cartridges (Kodak Ektachrome 100D and Tri-X, Vision3 50D, 200T and 500T, Kahl, Wittner, ...) from 25 to 500 ASA
  •     Auto / manual diaphragm adjustment by electronic cell (CdS sensor)
  •     Black fade function (open / close)
  •     Speeds 18-24-36 frames per second
  •     2 speed electric zoom
  •     Single switch operation and zoom control
  •     Indicator light for battery control and normal film sequence
  •     Metric counter with automatic reset
  •     Synchro-flash connector
  •     Connector for battery charging (can be powered by 6 rechargeable NiMh batteries)
  •     Connector for remote control and 1 image function
  •     Accessories: Removable handle containing connecting cable (approx. 5 m) for remote control and 1-image function