One of the earliest image orthicons
Price in 1948 was $1200
($8704 in 1999 dollars)
RCA 5820 image Orthocon camera tube.
RCA 7038 image Vidicon camera tube.
8844 2/3" Vidicon
Shown with normal 1" size
Matsushi S4094 Color Vidicon
Toshiba K4103 Saticon
Hitachi h4180 Saticon
Amperex XQ1427 Plumicon
Matsushi S4161 1/3" Newvicon
Matsushi S4131A 2/3" Newvicon
Size comparison of Newvicons
Sony CT1021 Trinicon
Toshiba E5335 Color tube of unkown type.
Size comparison 1", 2/3" and 1/3" tubes.
My quest for the smallest camera tube. Amazing, an 8mm diameter color camera tube.
RCA 4807AV1 image Orthocon with image intensifier mounted on the front end.
This was a custom made tube for a laser illuminated night vision system.
very few of these exist. This one is burned and usable only for display.
Small CRTs (And I mean SMALL)