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 small story for my scanner

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Konos93a
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Re: a small story for my scanner

Post by Konos93a » 12 Jun 2018, 12:09

https://github.com/bricelam/ImageResizer nice tool that i use with scan tailor if the book have shapes ,tables ,drawings that have bigger width than main contect

Konos93a
Posts: 101
Joined: 19 Sep 2016, 10:00
E-book readers owned: kobo aura,kindle 1
Number of books owned: 3000
Country: greece

Re: a small story for my scanner

Post by Konos93a » 04 Jul 2018, 12:24

---notes i repost this on chdk


format sd card fat 32 ,copy paste a3300 -c version

have your sd card locked
power on camera with <alt> button
go to Menu - > Tools - > go down an update firmware
After the CHDK logo briefly displays, start CHDK by using the <ALT> key sequence for your camera.
Enter the CHDK menu, and select Miscellaneous stuff -'> SD Card' -> Make Card Bootable

to see how many photos your camera has captured
have your sd card unlocked
power on camera with <alt> button
press <alt> again so you can see an captured image
press <set> and <display> to see your chdk needed version and press one more <display> so you can see how many photo shots you have without letting <set> button

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