Daniel Reetz, the founder of the DIY Book Scanner community, has recently started making videos of prototyping and shop tips. If you are tinkering with a book scanner (or any other project) in your home shop, these tips will come in handy. https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCn0gq8 ... g_8K1nfInQ

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by thrillscience
09 Jun 2012, 13:52
Forum: Scanners and Build Threads
Topic: A /DIY Kit build
Replies: 6
Views: 8961

Re: A /DIY Kit build

I'm going to try to "rough" mine together tomorrow to see how everything fits together. I'll have a camera set up so I can share what I did. (Then I plan to mark all the sides that need to be black, take it apart, paint the black sides and stain the other sides...)
by thrillscience
07 Jun 2012, 10:57
Forum: Scanners and Build Threads
Topic: Daniel's Work Thread: Toward a Hackerspace Scanner
Replies: 215
Views: 156394

Re: Daniel's Work Thread: Toward a Hackerspace Scanner

I received my "hackerspace" scanner kit and am very exicited! My plan is to scan in all my music, then build a custom music desk for my piano that has an LCD screen in it but looks otherwise normal. In the meantime, I can just keep an iPad on the music desk. I hate to sound like an Apple fan-boy, bu...
by thrillscience
01 Jan 2011, 18:29
Forum: Introductions and connections
Topic: Post something about yourself here (The Hello Thread)
Replies: 437
Views: 478493

Re: Post something about yourself here (The Hello Thread)

Ha! Hey Robert! Well... it may be a while before we have totally CNC-able designs... if I had access to a large CNC wood router, I'd have a design ready in a week or so. I do have a few laserable designs that I'm going to polish up and get out by the end of this month (but I have to hit my SIGGRAPH...
by thrillscience
30 Dec 2010, 06:45
Forum: Introductions and connections
Topic: Post something about yourself here (The Hello Thread)
Replies: 437
Views: 478493

Re: Post something about yourself here (The Hello Thread)

Hello! I have a consulting company that develops information and imaging technology for the Entertainment industry. Prior to that, I was at Walt Disney Imagineering, and prior to that, Adobe. I met Dan at a SIGGRAPH (here's a 3D photo http://3dpho.to/photoDetail/index/0c6c0f311358f94cd570a499bf3f050...