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

Which one is better? Platen's angle 100 or 90 degree?

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Re: Which one is better? Platen's angle 100 or 90 degree?

Post by the.traveller » 15 Aug 2019, 09:39

The mentioned video's pointing to Daniel's explanation about at which point reflections will not be visible anymore are:
What is the ideal platen angle for a DIY Book Scanner PART 1
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_xqrEmDkzjI
What is the ideal platen angle for a DIY Book Scanner PART 2
and
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i5iYmLLWCEg

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