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 Catapult
10 Mar 2014, 01:18
Forum: Scanners and Build Threads
Topic: Antistatic acrylic?
Replies: 2
Views: 2218

Antistatic acrylic?

Working on a build, is anti-static worth the extra $10/sheet or should I stick with the regular type?
by Catapult
28 Dec 2013, 19:58
Forum: Scanners and Build Threads
Topic: Xcanex book scanner
Replies: 8
Views: 7827

Xcanex book scanner


http://www.piqximaging.com/xcanex
Thoughts? It sells for around $300
by Catapult
15 Dec 2013, 13:38
Forum: Scanners and Build Threads
Topic: Automatic/Semi-automatic page turner concept
Replies: 2
Views: 3823

Automatic/Semi-automatic page turner concept

So the idea is to use a roller of suction tape (see link below) to grab on to the page, and swing it across while the roller is spinning clockwise to release the page. The tape does not use adhesive and is supposedly reusable. https://www.inventables.com/technologies/suction-cup-tape Cheaper alterna...