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 Anthony
23 Jan 2012, 01:34
Forum: Introductions and connections
Topic: DIY scanner projects in Toronto?
Replies: 5
Views: 4897

Re: DIY scanner projects in Toronto?

Hey Guys, Did either one of you get started on this? I'm in Toronto as well. Figured I'd see how its coming along. Maybe join forces :)
-Anthony
by Anthony
09 Nov 2011, 22:42
Forum: Help with this site
Topic: Board Format
Replies: 2
Views: 7615

Re: Board Format

Is there any way to change this to a nested format so I can see who's replying to who? I don't have any dealings with administering the forum, but I would be really surprised if that's possible. This is a forum, not an email list. Each post is simple an addition to the thread; there is no way to re...
by Anthony
09 Nov 2011, 14:59
Forum: Help with this site
Topic: Board Format
Replies: 2
Views: 7615

Board Format

Hi everyone, Ive been trying to follow conversations and realized that I have a hard time following sometimes because the way I see messages are in a "booky" format. Is there any way to change this to a nested format so I can see who's replying to who. I tried in the user settings and wasn't given t...
by Anthony
14 Sep 2011, 19:49
Forum: Software
Topic: Where do I start?
Replies: 3
Views: 3100

Re: Where do I start?

Thanks for the run through Ryan. I didn't realize that each book would take so many steps. From start to end, How long does a typical book take you to go from the original to the OCR copy? I'd be curious to see if anyone else has other approaches.
-Anthony
by Anthony
14 Sep 2011, 08:53
Forum: Software
Topic: Where do I start?
Replies: 3
Views: 3100

Where do I start?

Hi Everyone, After spending a fair bit of time reading through the hardware section... and now more recently the software section. I am at a bit of a loss of where to start. I thought I'd do a test run on the software side before I build the hardware to match. The problem I'm having is where to star...
by Anthony
18 Aug 2011, 12:58
Forum: Introductions and connections
Topic: Post something about yourself here (The Hello Thread)
Replies: 437
Views: 420547

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

Hi Everyone, I can't wait to start on my own book scanner. Looks like I'll have to be doing a bit of reading to figure out which build would be best for me. If anyone is from Toronto, ON Canada, and has built one, I'd like to have a chat sometime, maybe an in person rundown. I think University of To...