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Abraham Zapruder Camera
Bell & Howell 414PD -  Director Series
Overview and User's Manual

Camera Overview
The real Zapruder Camera
SN:AS13486
Photos:National Archives

Camera Specifications

Camera Maker: Bell & Howell.
Model: 414PD Director Series
Film Type: Double 8mm - 25ft or 50ft film roll
Film Speeds: ASA 10 to ASA 40
Running Speed: Single frame, 16fps and 48fps (slow motion.)
Lens: Bell & Howell Varamat f1.8 / 9-27mm - Power Zoom
Mechanism: Spring Motor
Lightmeter: Built-in Dual Electric-Eye.
Non-reflex viewfinder (parallax corrected and coupled with zoom.)
Additional Parts: Removable Pistol Grip with built-in thumb trigger.

Note:
414PD, the "P" is for "Power Zoom" and "D" for "Dual Electric-Eye."

B&H 414PD - Photos Gallery
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Vintage genuine B&H 414D Box
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8mm roll & 8mm cassette
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Detail:Double 8mm cassette
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Detail:Aperture cutout area
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Accessories:Pistol grip & Hand strap
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Lens:Universal focus lock
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Spring motor:Reserve power indicator
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Footage indicator and Starting button
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Bell & Howell 414PD Director Series - User's Manual
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See also: Wikipedia The Free Encyclopedia - Abraham Zapruder

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