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
14 May 2017, 07:16
Forum: Scan Tailor
Topic: What geometric distortions selections to use/choose?
Replies: 5
Views: 7076

Re: What geometric distortions selections to use/choose?

if you can have abbyfinereader you could drag n drop there the image and then use commands crop ,split ,deskew and straiten text lines play with the zoom for better results .the results means more dpi .like common scanners more dpi = better quality = less mistake in ocr. for more than 300 dpi the oc...
by Konos93a
14 May 2017, 06:47
Forum: Scanners and Build Threads
Topic: Original ~600pg/hr, very portable scanner now achieving ~900pg-1100pg/hr
Replies: 100
Views: 92152

Re: Original ~600pg/hr, very portable scanner now achieving ~900pg-1100pg/hr

aw fail ,fail,fail

find out gm was installed on program files, not program files *86 :oops: :oops: :oops:

anyway thnks alot i will try someday your method . seems less complicated than other scanners and more accessible due phones .

have a great day
by Konos93a
12 May 2017, 06:36
Forum: Scanners and Build Threads
Topic: Original ~600pg/hr, very portable scanner now achieving ~900pg-1100pg/hr
Replies: 100
Views: 92152

Re: Original ~600pg/hr, very portable scanner now achieving ~900pg-1100pg/hr

Normalize Scanned Pages Scale V1.3

Can you please ,when you have free time to make a video tutorial about your script .how to use it , how to install and how to face with errors ?

and if you can uploading a zip file with 10 pages for processing of your work
by Konos93a
06 May 2017, 14:27
Forum: Scanners and Build Threads
Topic: I built a new scanner
Replies: 14
Views: 6587

Re: I built a new scanner

dude great job ,thanks for shearing
by Konos93a
14 Apr 2017, 20:09
Forum: Scanners and Build Threads
Topic: A Scanner for books with text VERY close to the gutter.
Replies: 22
Views: 30902

Re: A Scanner for books with text VERY close to the gutter.

Image

done that but doesn't use that yet .i will complicate that in a week.
by Konos93a
14 Apr 2017, 19:59
Forum: Scanners and Build Threads
Topic: Original ~600pg/hr, very portable scanner now achieving ~900pg-1100pg/hr
Replies: 100
Views: 92152

Re: Original ~600pg/hr, very portable scanner now achieving ~900pg-1100pg/hr

Firstly let me explain the "problem." It's not the platen that's the real problem but the book drifting left and/or tilting a bit. This seems to be generally caused by pressing the platen into the spine. This causes the book to nudge left. Now this is not as big a problem as it seems because, first...
by Konos93a
08 Apr 2017, 06:05
Forum: Scanners and Build Threads
Topic: Original ~600pg/hr, very portable scanner now achieving ~900pg-1100pg/hr
Replies: 100
Views: 92152

Re: Original ~600pg/hr, very portable scanner now achieving ~900pg-1100pg/hr

i will try to build something similar . i will repost back when i finish that. saw a video while you scanning .you are much faster than i thought . i prefer glass and not plastic panel. even i want focus lock camera and a stable distance between lens and glass you have done a great job. is it possib...
by Konos93a
07 Apr 2017, 05:26
Forum: Scanners and Build Threads
Topic: A Scanner for books with text VERY close to the gutter.
Replies: 22
Views: 30902

Re: A Scanner for books with text VERY close to the gutter.

if this thread is still active has anybody the dimensions of this design?
by Konos93a
28 Mar 2017, 08:06
Forum: Scanners and Build Threads
Topic: Original ~600pg/hr, very portable scanner now achieving ~900pg-1100pg/hr
Replies: 100
Views: 92152

Re: Original ~600pg/hr, very portable scanner now achieving ~900pg-1100pg/hr

oh thanks for the fast answer my question for renaming was for the bulkrenamer. i am using filerenamer.i asked you because the most difficult thing for me was to discover what to use for renaming.anyway what program do u use to have red squares and yellow content inside them? do u have problem with ...
by Konos93a
27 Mar 2017, 14:32
Forum: Scanners and Build Threads
Topic: Original ~600pg/hr, very portable scanner now achieving ~900pg-1100pg/hr
Replies: 100
Views: 92152

Re: Original ~600pg/hr, very portable scanner now achieving ~900pg-1100pg/hr

hi sir have u ever used external lens something like this one ? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JHlvLoe-gEg if u ever use one please share the results. you can see if it is recognized with a better analysis or not with the suggested analysis on abbyfinereader and if you find newer phones please shar...