Maker and Role
Sansei Koki Company Limited, Manufacturer
-1 8 mm Film Viewer for editing film. Black, plastic box type construction with 140 mm plastic, television type viewing screen. 2 swivelling arms on either side of the unit allow for the spools of film to feed from one side, through the central metal spools, under a transposing lens over to the right hand spool. The unit is electric and houses a 10 watt bulb inside the viewer. On the ends of the swivelling arms, are plastic spools with plastic handles for winding the film from one side of the viewer to the other, and back if necessary. There is a focus adjustment wheel on the front of the viewer and a switch for turning the internal light on and off. On top of the viewer, is a handle for carrying the unit. The arms swivel back for ease of transport. On the front, below the lens transposer, is the name GOKO, G-400 S-8. A black plastic plate on the back of the viewer reads - "8 mm Editor Viewer AC 240V 50/60 Hz 18W (0:2 amp). Lamp 6V 10W Made in Japan by Sansei Koki Co. Ltd. GOKO" -2 Ext
Signature/Marks and Type
GOKO G-400 S-8 Printed
8 mm Editor Viewer AC 240V 50/60HZ 18W (0:2 amp) Lamp 6V 10W Made in Japan by Sansei Koki Co. Ltd. GOKO Printed
Sansei Koki Company Limited. Film Viewing Projector, 2003.334. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).