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 ganola
22 Jun 2009, 11:10
Forum: Scanners and Build Threads
Topic: Simple Flat cradle for Books
Replies: 6
Views: 6297

Re: Simple Flat cradle for Books

I went to the shop to buy some Plexiglas, do you have any thickness to recommend?

They have 2,3 and 4 mm... :?:
by ganola
22 Jun 2009, 04:20
Forum: Scanners and Build Threads
Topic: Simple Flat cradle for Books
Replies: 6
Views: 6297

Re: Simple Flat cradle for Books

Yep, that was what I was looking for.

I'll give it a try and I will let you know how it works.

Thanks for sharing this know how! :idea:
by ganola
21 Jun 2009, 17:35
Forum: Scanners and Build Threads
Topic: Simple Flat cradle for Books
Replies: 6
Views: 6297

Simple Flat cradle for Books

Hi guys, I have been scanning documents with a flatbed scanner but it takes ages and the quality isn't great, so I started to think using my Digital SLR. I do not scan a lot so I was thinking that to build "the machine" will take me too long. I was planning to scan two pages taking picture with my S...