RCA 5820 Image Orthicon camera
||The camera tube measures
390x75mm overall (50mm across the main body)
The tube has a 14-pin base and 7 connections around the image section
at the front.
At the front of the tube is the image section. This has its own connections
to 7 pins around the base of the enlarged section. The section contains
a photocathode at the front (glass), an accelerator electrode and a target
screen. The screen is scanned on the other side by the electron beam,
and the returned beam fed into the multiplier section surrounding the
Here is the electron gun and image multiplier assembly.
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