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

A certifiably insane idea

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A certifiably insane idea

Post by StevePoling » 14 Jan 2011, 16:24

A lunatic could build his own own e-book reader using one of these: http://blog.makezine.com/archive/2011/0 ... ays_1.html.

If you did, I'd buy one. Or even a kit. This is one of those exciting things about the time we live in. It is altogether possible that someone could gin up a 3-D printed case and have something that looks as nice as a piece of commercial gear.

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Re: A certifiably insane idea

Post by rob » 14 Jan 2011, 16:36

As Neo would say: Who-o-o-o-oa! That is awesome! If I didn't already have a full time project to work on, I'd be on this in a second!
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