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    element14 presents
    Super 8 Camera Digitizer

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    In a previous episode, Clem has built a proof of concept to convert a Super 8 film camera into a digital camcorder without any modifications to the camera itself. Many of you asked for a Kit or if a digital drop-in Film Cartridge replacement was possible! Finally, Clem has the chance to revisit the project and uses the New Raspberry PI compute Module 4 and the HQ camera module to build a crazy compact cartridge that is a major stepping stone towards a real product! And during the project, he even had to start his own 3D printer Resin brand just to obtain a material that is up to the task for this project!

     

    Bill of Material:

     

    Product NameManufacturerQuantityBuy KitBuy Kit
    AMPHENOL ICC FFC / FPC Board Connector, 1 mm, 15 Contacts, Receptacle, FCI 58RF SFW-R series, Surface Mount, TopAMPHENOL ICC1Buy NowBuy Now
    MULTICOMP PRO FFC / FPC Cable, 15 Core, 1 mm, Same Sided Contacts, 1.97 ", 50 mm, WhiteMULTICOMP1Buy NowBuy Now
    HIROSE(HRS) Mezzanine Connector, Receptacle, 0.4 mm, 2 Rows, 100 Contacts, Surface Mount, Phosphor BronzeHIROSE(HRS)2Buy NowBuy Now
    Raspberry Pi Compute Module 4, with 4GB RAM, 32GB eMMC, Wireless, BCM2711, ARM Cortex-A72RPI1Buy NowBuy Now

     

    Additional Parts:

     

    Product Name
    Glas prism 10x10mm
    MAYER MAKES Engineering Resin 1kg