spamsickle wrote:ahmad, your post inspired me to throw together something similar I've been considering for a while now. My suggestions for you would be to consider a one-piece platen, and think about lighting from the side. Here's a link to what I did -- yours will obviously be better designed, and more soundly constructed, but maybe seeing how easy it can be will help you get to the "playing around with it" stage a little sooner.
Antoha-spb wrote:Happy to see that number of face-down-scanning adepts is growing (just browsed through spamsickle's new design too .
Your drawings look very solid and promising, good luck with building the scanner!
Never thought that a good quality text page image could be recovered when scanned at 45 degrees to the optical axis. Will try that at home fixing the rotating platen of this device in the middle position.
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