Eiki NT and NST Projector Series

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Eiki NT & NST-0/1/2/3 Projector

NST Models: Reel-to-Reel Automatic threading
NT Models: Self Threading

Suited for 16mm films sound and silent, single /double perf

Year: 1970's Through 1980

Power Source: from 100-240V 50/60hz

Lamp: Tungsten Halogen 24V-250W (type ELC)

Exciter Lamp: 4V, 0.75amp (type BRK)

Lens: EIKI (Kowa), Super Prominar 1.2, 6-element coated 50mm

Resolution: Excess of 160 lines per MM (center)

Shutter: 2 bladed or 3 bladed (Accepts 5 bladed shutter for telecine.)

Motor: Induction with capacitor

Film Speed: 24 and 18 FPS, sound and silent

Loop Restorer: Automatic

Lamp brightness: 1200LX (900 Lumen max)

Reverse and still projection

High-speed rewind without reel change

Max. reel capacity: 600m/2000'/2300'

Sound: Optical (Magnetic on 2 & 3 model only with recording and phono input on 3)


  • Model 0 type, 12.5cm (5") internal speaker only
  • Model 1 & 2, with two 12.5cm (5") removable front cover speakers and 12.5cm (5") internal speaker
  • Model 3 type, two 12.5cm (5") removable front cover speakers

Amplifier: Solid state 20W RMS

Tone Control: Treble and bass separate controls

Dimensions: 29cm x35cm x35cm (11.4" x 13.8" x 13.8")

Weight: 16.5kg (36.4 lbs)

Manuals available online at Film Tech

Made in Japan

Prices on eBay:

  • eBay Germany:
    • EUR 161,00 (+ EUR 10,00 shipping) in 03/2007 (NT-2)
  • eBay UK:
    • GBP 85 in 07/2008 (NT-2)
    • GBP 35 (+ GBP 15 postage) in 04/2008 (NT-1)



I've had my NT-0 for 8 years. I've loved it every one of them. It's allways worked perfectly without fail or repair. A truely wonderful projector with great features.

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