No, five AA batteries supply both the transport and meter in the Leicina.
Originally Posted by AgX
Non-working Leicina is the last camera one would want for single frame shooting. That camera has extensive electronics. Even electrical contacts between the lens and body. I'd suggest one of the many totally mechanical spring-wound Bolex Regular-8 cameras for your project.
This schematic for the external controller and instructions how to open the camera up, may be of help.
Last edited by ic-racer; 08-18-2013 at 09:18 PM. Click to view previous post history.