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 Gothiczartan84
15 Aug 2013, 00:42
Forum: Scanners and Build Threads
Topic: Anti-Reflective Glass
Replies: 14
Views: 10178

Re: Anti-Reflective Glass

Hi, I just found that " Museum Glass " and " Museum Acrylic " is perfect for our book scanning purpose. http://www.tru-vue.com/files/image/WebDiagram_MuseumGlass.jpg — Reduces reflection by over 85% (to less than 1% of total light), the lowest possible reflection rating available with UV protect...
by Gothiczartan84
15 Aug 2013, 00:36
Forum: Scanners and Build Threads
Topic: Gorilla Glass & Aluminosilicate glass
Replies: 41
Views: 69260

Re: Gorilla Glass & Aluminosilicate glass

How did it go with that?
by Gothiczartan84
09 Aug 2013, 00:44
Forum: HELP
Topic: Need help on glass for my book scanner
Replies: 0
Views: 1910

Need help on glass for my book scanner

I just made myself a DIY book scanner and I need a glass that don't have a glare and that isn't a mirrored kind of glass. Can anyone here to help me out?
by Gothiczartan84
09 Aug 2013, 00:30
Forum: Lighting
Topic: Why using plexiglass?
Replies: 2
Views: 7275

Re: Why using plexiglass?

I was going to ask that question.
by Gothiczartan84
08 Aug 2013, 23:28
Forum: Scanners and Build Threads
Topic: Anti-Reflective Glass
Replies: 14
Views: 10178

Re: Anti-Reflective Glass

TomHorsley wrote:I got some museum glass at a local picture frame shop that had some leftover from a framing job.
Would that work out? I need to get the kind of glass for my simple book scanner I made.
by Gothiczartan84
08 Aug 2013, 23:26
Forum: Scanners and Build Threads
Topic: What glass so I need for my single page book scanner?
Replies: 1
Views: 1931

What glass so I need for my single page book scanner?

I am looking for a glass for my single page book scanner that I made myself. Can anyone here help me out on where and how to find a glass that don't leave reflection and glare?
by Gothiczartan84
08 Aug 2013, 13:13
Forum: Scanners and Build Threads
Topic: Anti-Reflective Glass
Replies: 14
Views: 10178

Re: Anti-Reflective Glass

So where do we get those Anti-Reflective Glass at?
by Gothiczartan84
22 Apr 2013, 09:07
Forum: Cameras and Electronics
Topic: Single-camera scanner design with pix
Replies: 25
Views: 35090

Re: Single-camera scanner design with pix

Here is an idea how to make a one simple book scanner.
by Gothiczartan84
17 Apr 2013, 07:42
Forum: Lighting
Topic: Tips on lighting/camera settings
Replies: 11
Views: 16486

Re: Tips on lighting/camera settings

what light/lamp sets should I use for the book scanner that I'm planning to make of my own with one glass board, one wooden board, two metal supporters?
by Gothiczartan84
17 Apr 2013, 07:36
Forum: Lighting
Topic: Portable Build Lighting Question
Replies: 24
Views: 33482

Re: Portable Build Lighting Question

http://www.amazon.com/Table-studio-lighting-5000K-daylight/dp/B002PNEDFS/ref=sr_1_12?ie=UTF8&qid=1366198367&sr=8-12&keywords=camera+lighting+kit how about these? I'm planning to make a simple DIY Book scanner by using a clear flat board which would be glass and a flat wooden board with two metal bar...