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 Konos93a
10 Mar 2019, 12:09
Forum: Scanners and Build Threads
Topic: a small story for my scanner
Replies: 61
Views: 41396

Re: a small story for my scanner

well i tried to make some changes on scanner but it dint work out . i was trying to put as nearest as it could the lens on a page with zoom so could increse the clarity. from suggested 550 dpi at 33 and 37 cm lens-camera distance and 6 number zoom scale ,could increse them to 620 at 55 and 58 cm len...
by Konos93a
14 Feb 2019, 13:57
Forum: Scanners and Build Threads
Topic: a small story for my scanner
Replies: 61
Views: 41396

Re: a small story for my scanner

if firstly edit images with abbyfinereader dpi get increased but because it is scaling not neceserary the quality is increased .If someone check letters in zoom carefully in the same size will see same results . with a good camera calibration straighten text lines is not necessary . but curves of th...
by Konos93a
14 Feb 2019, 11:57
Forum: Scanners and Build Threads
Topic: a small story for my scanner
Replies: 61
Views: 41396

Re: a small story for my scanner

a friend of mine asked me to scan a A4 book. i wanted to see the best distances glass -camera and if the zoom scale affect the results. so i unscrew this panel of a cupboard which has a window https://i.imgur.com/b5qazcu.jpg and put it in 2 chairs https://i.imgur.com/QDfPe5Q.jpg then place the camer...
by Konos93a
14 Feb 2019, 10:38
Forum: Scan Tailor
Topic: Scan Tailor Advanced
Replies: 104
Views: 78973

Re: Scan Tailor Advanced

hello is it possible to a next version add the feature Match size by scaling in Margins . it will then have all the features of scan tailor experimental . now command Match size with other pages is like Match size by growing margins . i prefer your version rather than experimental because output com...
by Konos93a
31 Jan 2019, 19:35
Forum: Scanners and Build Threads
Topic: Another book shooter Mk-V
Replies: 10
Views: 5639

Re: Another book shooter Mk-V

can you upload a link with wetransfer? about step 5abbyfinereader to calibrate distance between glass and lens . a flat -scanner can scan at 150 , 300 ,600 ,1200 dpi abbyyfinereader has an option Detect Optional Resolution . it suggest the best dpi it can recognize . the more dpi the better the dist...
by Konos93a
30 Jan 2019, 08:06
Forum: Scanners and Build Threads
Topic: Another book shooter Mk-V
Replies: 10
Views: 5639

Re: Another book shooter Mk-V

first of all upload a captured page of a scanned book and one of a comic since you go for a smartphone check this video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qQLRkAkxfao and the trick with the mirror at 5.18 and from this threat my post for smartphones https://forum.diybookscanner.org/viewtopic.php?f=14&t...
by Konos93a
19 Nov 2018, 18:56
Forum: Scanners and Build Threads
Topic: a small story for my scanner
Replies: 61
Views: 41396

Re: a small story for my scanner

test jthomas scanner .didn't use liveview so i needed to rescan .many pages needed recapture because i have moved my hands while capturing. so i did some modification to this before a month to use the weight .didn't still use it due to orthopaedic surgery i had . i think jthomas scanner with this wa...
by Konos93a
28 Oct 2018, 18:10
Forum: Cameras and Electronics
Topic: Raspberry PI camera?
Replies: 20
Views: 109800

Re: Raspberry PI camera?

what about an extusb with perfect usb trasfer connection to a pc and A/V to a tv. i use 2 usb wires only to trigger with one click 2 cameras canon a3300 .have liveview with a/v to a tv and use an external sd cable to not move the cameras . complete usb 4 wires trasfer is possible. check this post ht...
by Konos93a
08 Oct 2018, 13:09
Forum: Scanners and Build Threads
Topic: a small story for my scanner
Replies: 61
Views: 41396

Re: a small story for my scanner

because there is some details on this designs that are not shown or have a little distance with the real ones .i am not very good designer so i didn't involve them but with sending photos i can show them . on mohib scanner the way i build the glass or use the dvd rom on billgill the way that camera ...