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 babul
18 Mar 2019, 05:11
Forum: Tutorials/How-To's
Topic: How to convert a book to serchable pdf using open source software
Replies: 12
Views: 104126

Re: How to convert a book to serchable pdf using open source software

Hey, great guide! I have a question though: is it possible to somehow correct OCR output from Tesseract other than editing the pdf in Acrobat (I don't feel like paying monthly for that)? I've been trying to do OCR with gImageReader on Linux. It uses Tesseract and you can preview txt file, but to act...
by babul
22 Feb 2019, 15:32
Forum: Scanners and Build Threads
Topic: It's completely wild, but I'm proud of myself!
Replies: 0
Views: 445

It's completely wild, but I'm proud of myself!

Hey guys. I've been wondering how to establish a V shape for my scanning.. I know there is cardboard box approach, but I don't like it much (also it requires a table or something, so you can tape it on, right?), so I figured out kind of "mobile" approach, using things I already owned (for the most p...
by babul
19 Jul 2018, 04:27
Forum: Scan Tailor
Topic: Scan Tailor Advanced
Replies: 94
Views: 32488

Re: Scan Tailor Advanced

Hey, donated recently as well. Keep up the good work!