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 revjoe
27 Jan 2014, 01:14
Forum: Scanners and Build Threads
Topic: Wooden Pulley's?
Replies: 4
Views: 2887

Re: Wooden Pulley's?

Daniel,

I sent an pm.

Thanks

Joe
by revjoe
26 Jan 2014, 16:03
Forum: Scanners and Build Threads
Topic: Wooden Pulley's?
Replies: 4
Views: 2887

Re: Wooden Pulley's?

Daniel, Got one from a fellow user where when the plans were still in development and you weren't selling yet, so I got what I paid for. But then real life hit, we had to move, and I lost my work area. So I am just now getting back to it. I think I am just missing the pulleys, but looking back at wh...
by revjoe
25 Jan 2014, 23:42
Forum: Scanners and Build Threads
Topic: Wooden Pulley's?
Replies: 4
Views: 2887

Wooden Pulley's?

I picked up a kit some time ago, but did not get the parts with it, so I am working through the list, shopping for the individual pieces. One thing I note is that the newer kits use wooden pulleys. I cannot find a place to buy these. Does anyone have a source?

Thanks

Joe
by revjoe
17 Jul 2012, 11:14
Forum: eBook Readers
Topic: Some trouble with Calibre
Replies: 3
Views: 9718

Re: Some trouble with Calibre

Couple of thoughts: Calibre is certainly focused on ebook reading and not printing, but the epub formats are simply zipped html files. You could rename them with the .zip extension and open them using your favorite browser to print them that way, but I am not sure how clean a print you would get. Yo...
by revjoe
18 Jan 2012, 22:21
Forum: Agora / The Marketplace
Topic: Best Buy sale
Replies: 8
Views: 5235

Re: Best Buy sale

yeah... at that price I picked up my two and even if I don't use them, no big loss.

Daniel, any hints on the software for these?
by revjoe
18 Jan 2012, 13:03
Forum: Agora / The Marketplace
Topic: Best Buy sale
Replies: 8
Views: 5235

Re: Best Buy sale

yeah... th anks for the heads up!
by revjoe
11 Jan 2012, 14:44
Forum: Help with this site
Topic: Site Reorganization (HELP PLEASE)
Replies: 60
Views: 178058

Re: Site Reorganization (HELP PLEASE)

Aighty... I will PM you.

I may not be much help in building scanners but Web Apps are something else entirely ;0)
by revjoe
11 Jan 2012, 13:16
Forum: Help with this site
Topic: Site Reorganization (HELP PLEASE)
Replies: 60
Views: 178058

Re: Site Reorganization (HELP PLEASE)

Wow... got double posted somehow.
by revjoe
11 Jan 2012, 13:16
Forum: Help with this site
Topic: Site Reorganization (HELP PLEASE)
Replies: 60
Views: 178058

Re: Site Reorganization (HELP PLEASE)

Well for my 2 cents, I really like the idea, even breaking down to the idea of a trigger forum, as I have been working through parts of my own the same way. I get to the point where I have a build, but want to add a different trigger. It would be nice to have an easy way to read the discussions. On ...
by revjoe
10 Jan 2012, 02:46
Forum: Cameras and Electronics
Topic: Solenoid?
Replies: 13
Views: 12951

Re: Solenoid?

That's actually perfect!

Thanks for finding that and passing it along.

Joe