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 goldbuyer59
11 Mar 2012, 00:28
Forum: Scanners and Build Threads
Topic: Goldbuyer59's build
Replies: 1
Views: 1743

Goldbuyer59's build

Hi! I live in houston, Tx. I had been waiting on the ion booksaver for about a year until i learned it will no longer be made. I really need a book scanner, and am a bit intimidated to construct my own. Im willing to pay about $500. Can you please let me know to what extent i can get this made. Eve...
by goldbuyer59
10 Mar 2012, 14:45
Forum: Scanners and Build Threads
Topic: Goldbuyer59's build
Replies: 1
Views: 1743

Re: Makers meeting buyers

Hello Everyone, I finally put together an idea for a book scanner and I am going to start working on it in the next week or so. I just bought two Canon PowerShot A2200's for a great price. If you will go to a Walmart and talk them into selling you the floor model with the box, cables, charger, batte...
by goldbuyer59
22 Feb 2012, 23:20
Forum: Agora / The Marketplace
Topic: Preassembled bookscanner available?
Replies: 40
Views: 49089

Re: Preassembled bookscanner available?

Hello Daniel, First off, thanks for the reply. Second, thanks for explaining to me what happened with the other guys not being able to deliver a kit. Third, thanks for being so understanding. I have been looking for a kit since before Christmas and I keep running into brick walls. I know I am not th...
by goldbuyer59
22 Feb 2012, 03:09
Forum: Agora / The Marketplace
Topic: Preassembled bookscanner available?
Replies: 40
Views: 49089

Re: Preassembled bookscanner available?

Hello Everyone, I know I am new here but come on. I have seen several posts of kits, preassebled bookscanners and it's all talk with not sites to look as the kits, no prices on what they will run, just a bunch of hot air with no end results. Get off the pot and give me something to look at and a pri...
by goldbuyer59
22 Feb 2012, 02:51
Forum: Agora / The Marketplace
Topic: DIY Book Scanne near Houston?
Replies: 9
Views: 143885

Re: DIY Book Scanne near Houston?

Hello and thanks for the reply, First off let me say I don't consider your reply rude at all. Now I'll answer your questions. First I live very close to Houston, Texas. Second I posted in the Europe thread as I seen a post about a kit for sale over there and never found the actual kit or the price. ...
by goldbuyer59
21 Feb 2012, 23:41
Forum: Agora / The Marketplace
Topic: DIY Book Scanne near Houston?
Replies: 9
Views: 143885

Re: DIY Book Scanne near Houston?

Hello Everyone, I have a decent question? I have found 2 great ideas for portable book scanners. One is from Ion call the Book Saver and the other is called the Book Liberator. Both of these models just vanished right before they were supposed to be released. Are these just A-Holes teasing us with s...
by goldbuyer59
21 Feb 2012, 20:19
Forum: Agora / The Marketplace
Topic: Makers meeting buyers
Replies: 17
Views: 16409

Looking to buy kit or assembled book scanner.

If anyone knows where I can get a book scanner similar to Ion Book Saver or The Book Liberator I am very interesed in buying for my school work. Thanks in advance.

Charles
by goldbuyer59
21 Feb 2012, 20:10
Forum: Scanners and Build Threads
Topic: DIY book scanner kit in europe.
Replies: 10
Views: 8899

Re: DIY book scanner kit in europe.

Hello Everyone,
Where do you buy this kit? I am in need of it and don't mind paying for it. Or if someone out here can come up with something lilke the Ion Book Saver or The Book Liberator I would be more than interested in talking about buying it from you. Let me know and thanks.

Charles
by goldbuyer59
21 Feb 2012, 20:03
Forum: Scanners and Build Threads
Topic: DIY book scanner kit in europe.
Replies: 10
Views: 8899

Re: DIY book scanner kit in europe.

Hello Everyone, I am looking to buy a book scanning rig. I was so happy to see the Ion Book Saver coming so I bought one. My money got refunded. Then I found another place and bought it again. Again my money got returned. After playing around with those jerks I found out they scrapped the project. I...