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 guitarguy
18 Sep 2014, 17:34
Forum: R&D and New Technologies
Topic: Laser Scan Methods
Replies: 30
Views: 21162

Re: Laser Scan Methods

I'll send you a PM.
by guitarguy
18 Sep 2014, 15:37
Forum: R&D and New Technologies
Topic: Laser Scan Methods
Replies: 30
Views: 21162

Re: Laser Scan Methods

Thanks for the in-depth answers! Now things get clearer for me. However, I won't continue my first experiments. I don't think that would be useful. If I understand correctly, there are two basic groups of interest: 1. Algorithms that straighten text-lines. We would use a line created by a laser inst...
by guitarguy
17 Sep 2014, 16:03
Forum: R&D and New Technologies
Topic: Laser Scan Methods
Replies: 30
Views: 21162

Re: Laser Scan Methods

Okay, maybe I am spoiled because I have a DSLR. If you have a raspberry Pi, I can help you get a similar automated setup. Thank you! I don't have one yet, but it sure sounds interesting. The papers by the group in Kaiserslautern turned out to be unsuited. The first one focused on text line recogniti...
by guitarguy
17 Sep 2014, 14:32
Forum: R&D and New Technologies
Topic: Laser Scan Methods
Replies: 30
Views: 21162

Re: Laser Scan Methods

So there needs to be more investigation into whether one laser scan can work on multiple images. I'm not sure if that will work. I guess two pages have to be aligned very well in order to use the same laser image? Although I have no practical experience, I think it would be really annoying if you h...
by guitarguy
15 Sep 2014, 12:51
Forum: R&D and New Technologies
Topic: Laser Scan Methods
Replies: 30
Views: 21162

Re: Laser Scan Methods

Hi there!

What is the current status of your project? Are you satisfied with the results your Scan Tailor modification is giving you?

As I said in the Hello thread, I would love to participate!
You said there were some papers with promising methods you want to try out?

Cheers
Chris
by guitarguy
15 Sep 2014, 12:47
Forum: Introductions and connections
Topic: Post something about yourself here (The Hello Thread)
Replies: 437
Views: 389090

Re: Post something about yourself here (The Hello Thread)

Hi scann, Yes, the project is active and running -we only have some issues with keeping all the information updated, and we're working on that. If you go to the Scanner & Builds threads you'll notice that there are some active topics over there that sounds very good! Hi duerig, If you are interested...
by guitarguy
13 Sep 2014, 07:33
Forum: Introductions and connections
Topic: Post something about yourself here (The Hello Thread)
Replies: 437
Views: 389090

Re: Post something about yourself here (The Hello Thread)

Since this is "The Hello Thread" I would like to say: "Hello! :-)" and quickly introduce myself: My name is Chris, I am studying "engineering mathematics" and I hope to finish my studies soon. My main hobbies are music, especially playing the guitar, reading, movies and photography. (Just the main o...