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 JeffB
28 Aug 2018, 13:47
Forum: Cameras and Electronics
Topic: Can 2 different cameras be mixed & matched?
Replies: 2
Views: 6984

Can 2 different cameras be mixed & matched?

I am wondering whether having two different cameras for a two camera scanner would be difficult to make work, or cause other issues. I am guessing, that if the megapixels & quality are fairly similar that it wouldn't be disconcerting for the reader, but maybe software issues might be insurmountable ...
by JeffB
28 Aug 2018, 13:34
Forum: Cameras and Electronics
Topic: Options re: writing drivers for additional cameras
Replies: 2
Views: 6938

Options re: writing drivers for additional cameras

My son should graduate with a computer science degree in December. I asked him whether he thought he could/would try and write drivers for a camera for these scanners. He seemed open to the idea, but said that he would need SDKs or APIs or whatever... it's kind of Greek to me, but I am wondering how...
by JeffB
18 Jul 2018, 21:29
Forum: Scanners and Build Threads
Topic: Book Shooter MK-V by Hiroshi Yanagisawa
Replies: 6
Views: 12279

Re: Book Shooter MK-V by Hiroshi Yanagisawa

Interesting design. How well do the book scans look?