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 univurshul
24 Apr 2010, 03:25
Forum: Cameras and Electronics
Topic: Camera Alignment
Replies: 3
Views: 2752

Re: Camera Alignment

--wait: #2 above would be an issue because the book holder slides and moves from its origin as you scan through a thick book. Hmmm, not sure if I just answered my own question, but it sounds like software is the ideal treatment for default-sizing pages and text....
by univurshul
24 Apr 2010, 03:11
Forum: Cameras and Electronics
Topic: Camera Alignment
Replies: 3
Views: 2752

Re: Camera Alignment

--Pardon my butchered English writing at 1:30 am. Regards.
by univurshul
24 Apr 2010, 03:09
Forum: Cameras and Electronics
Topic: Camera Alignment
Replies: 3
Views: 2752

Camera Alignment

...So I was reading briefly into issues on other posts regarding right and left cameras creating larger/smaller text on adjacent pages. 1. I noticed that on some early scanner builds the camera post placement was "eyed". I'm guessing the process is different for many, but I found the centerline of t...
by univurshul
23 Apr 2010, 19:34
Forum: Cameras and Electronics
Topic: The Purpose of installing SDM StereoData?
Replies: 12
Views: 9498

Re: The Purpose of installing SDM StereoData?

Daniel, thanks. Sorry for the 'lame' tone. Perhaps I didn't look into it close enough.///Yeah, I'm trying to look at page-building in the simplest form; less software, real simple and fast processing. One program to do it all...just curious (because I have yet to get my scanner operational), if the ...
by univurshul
23 Apr 2010, 14:31
Forum: Cameras and Electronics
Topic: The Purpose of installing SDM StereoData?
Replies: 12
Views: 9498

Re: The Purpose of installing SDM StereoData?

Correction: I want the right camera to fire before the left. I was thinking left page.
by univurshul
23 Apr 2010, 14:25
Forum: Cameras and Electronics
Topic: The Purpose of installing SDM StereoData?
Replies: 12
Views: 9498

The Purpose of installing SDM StereoData?

Hi, Just curious, what is the purpose of SDM StereoData software? What does it do? I've been briefly looking around online, and there are no detailed explanations of what it does for the cameras. I'm thinking it has something to do with getting the cameras to fire at the same time, maybe?...which le...