marketed circa 1968
double super 8 film cartridge (2)
- Carl Zeiss Pentovar f/2 \ 8-32 mm (3)
- zooming ratio: 4x
- focusing: manual
- zooming: manual
- filter size: 58 mm
viewfinder: single-lens reflex with locable eye-sight adjuster
viewfinder information: ?
exposure: semi automatic exposure control; not TTL EE, Sellenium photocell
film speed: auto between 12 and 24 DIN
CCA filter: no
filming speed: 8, 12, 18, 24, 32, 48, 64 fps
shutter opening angles: <180 degrees
remote control socket: no
cable release socket: yes
movie light socket: no
film drive motor: spring wound motor
weight: 1800 g
dimensions: 65 x 124 x 185 mm
made in Germany by Pentacon
(1) Pentacon converted some Pentaflex 8 movie cameras from Double 8 to Double Super 8 film.
(2) This movie camera take a special cartridge of 10-m spools.
(3) Pentaflex 8 has interchangeable lenses. The other Carl Zeiss Jena lenses are: Flektogon f/2 5.5 mm, Flektogon f/2 12.5 mm, Biotar f/2 25 mm, Sonnar f/2.8 40 mm.