Rapido Front Metal Jacket 8 (FMJ-8)

FMJ-8 is a front metal jacket designed for smaller anamorphic lens. It can be used to interface with Rapido FVD-8A and Rapido S3 Clamp to build a monolith looking lens. Customized engraving service is also available on the jacket. FMJ-8 requires Rapido S3 clamp to function properly.


  • 55mm front male thread, screw directly into the back of Rapido FVD-8A

  • 52mm front female thread, screw directly into the back of ProtoDNA

  • 67mm rear female thread, screw directly into the front of Rapido S3 clamp

  • Bottom support with one standard 1/4-20 mounting hole

  • Customized engraving is available on top/left/right sides

  • 55-75mm adapter is available to change the front of the FMJ-8 to 75mm male thread

  • Require Rapido S3 clamp to function properly

  • Additional 3x ¼-20 mounting bracket extension is available with additional charge

  • Aluminum housing with black anodized surface, the bottom side has Rapido logo engraved

List of supported anamorphic lens by FMJ-8:

    1. ISCO S8 2x

    2. Iscomorphot 1.5x

    3. Bolex 8/19 1.5x

    4. Baby Hypergonar 1.75x

    5. Yahsica Scope 1.5x

    6. CANON 8 2x

    7. Kowa 8mm 2x

    8. Sankyoscope

    9. Elmoscope 8mm

    10. Panavision 8mm

    11. Delft vistascope 8mm

    12. Proskar 8mm

  • Rapido FMJ-8 requires Rapido S3 clamp to function properly.

  • If your anamorphic lens is not on the list, please contact us at info@rapidotechnology.com for customized FMJ.

  • Each FMJ will be customized to individual scope, they are not interchangeable.

To purchase the FMJ package for a specific anamorphic projection lens, please visit HERE

FMJ-8 Package, $159.98 - $179.98, includes:

  • Front metal jacket-8

  • Customized lens collar

  • Screws & hex keys

  • Rapido S3 clamp

  • Step-down ring (choose the anamorphic lens from list below)

  • Step-up ring (tell us the front filter size of your taking lens)