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 Ralf
12 May 2015, 18:23
Forum: Scanners and Build Threads
Topic: Show Off Your Scanner
Replies: 8
Views: 3766

Re: Show Off Your Scanner

Thank you, duerig! :D After realizing that "under 'we never update the news'" doesn't mean the link but literally the space under the link, I finally found the gallery. :lol: It's a little bit hard to find as there is no title or some description, that is why I thought the picture was part of the Ar...
by Ralf
08 May 2015, 18:51
Forum: Scanners and Build Threads
Topic: Show Off Your Scanner
Replies: 8
Views: 3766

Re: Show Off Your Scanner

Where exactly is the gallery? I can't find it... :oops:
by Ralf
18 Nov 2014, 18:26
Forum: Cameras and Electronics
Topic: Mirrorless DSLR for bookscanning
Replies: 20
Views: 20033

Re: Mirrorless DSLR for bookscanning

Sounds very interesting, Raj.
How can the Nikon 1 J3 be triggered remotely?
by Ralf
31 Oct 2014, 05:09
Forum: Cameras and Electronics
Topic: How can I make a dual remote shutter release for Panasonic?
Replies: 2
Views: 2552

Re: How can I make a dual remote shutter release for Panason

Here is another picture I found on http://www.robotroom.com/Macro-Photography-2.html: Panasonic.gif So it looks as if there is some voltage coming from the camera and depending on the resistance, the shutter will be released. David Cook explained it on http://www.robotroom.com/Macro-Photography-2.ht...
by Ralf
29 Oct 2014, 17:22
Forum: Cameras and Electronics
Topic: How can I make a dual remote shutter release for Panasonic?
Replies: 2
Views: 2552

How can I make a dual remote shutter release for Panasonic?

I want to use two Panasonic DMC-GX1 cameras for my scanner. I already bought two cheap cable remotes from dx.com and now I would like to combine them so that both cameras can be triggered with one button. The Panasonic remote works like this: pana.jpg (from: http://www.instructables.com/id/Panasonic...
by Ralf
22 Apr 2014, 04:46
Forum: Scanners and Build Threads
Topic: A new scanner design using plastic tubing
Replies: 224
Views: 140325

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David, thank you very much for your great design! :) After many years of considering which scanner to build, I will finally try to build one! As I couldn't find the right plastic tubes here at home markets in Austria, I will try to make it out of wood (got a friend who is carpenter, so probably it's...