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 toka
25 Aug 2018, 02:05
Forum: Scanners and Build Threads
Topic: Archivar - wooden scanner based on Archivist
Replies: 23
Views: 5602

Re: Archivar - wooden scanner based on Archivist

I would be happy about any update on your progress.
by toka
25 Aug 2018, 00:34
Forum: Scanners and Build Threads
Topic: Studio Mango Linear Fully Automatic Book Scanner
Replies: 1
Views: 1276

Re: Studio Mango Linear Fully Automatic Book Scanner

Do you know, if it will be available as a kit or they will share any documentation to help DIYers ?
by toka
22 Mar 2010, 15:08
Forum: HELP
Topic: Extracting individual page text from PDFs?
Replies: 7
Views: 3333

Re: Extracting individual page text from PDFs?

In ubuntu / debian there is a tool called pdfimages, which is part of the poppler pdf tools: http://poppler.freedesktop.org/

It can be installed by

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sudo apt-get install poppler-utils