[Coco] Re: Rainbow on Disc - OCR
lothan at newsguy.com
Mon Jun 13 02:27:48 EDT 2005
I also have a Microtek ScanMaker X6 (USB) scanner I'd be willing to donate.
I bought it about two years ago, but it's been sitting in a closet in the
original box for the past year. It's basically a plain flatbed scanner
without any extraneous options.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: coco-bounces at maltedmedia.com [mailto:coco-bounces at maltedmedia.com]
> On Behalf Of Dennis Bathory-Kitsz
> Sent: Friday, June 10, 2005 8:32 AM
> To: coco at maltedmedia.com
> Subject: Re: [Coco] Re: Rainbow on Disc - OCR
> Scanners are pretty cheap these days, but I have two scanners I can donate
> to this project.
> One is an HP3200 (parallel/serial) and the other an HP6300 (parallel/USB).
> The former works 100% but has limited optical resolution (fine for this
> project, though). The latter has developed a slow warmup time and needs to
> be kept cool or powered down between scans (a foot pedal worked for me!).
> Both come with full dox, software, power supplies and cords, but not
> Happy to send them along to anyone who wants them for this project. I'll
> split the shipping, and they're yours.
> (I'm keeping my old 3-pass scanner because it can do funky effects by
> moving objects around between passes, and I've got a new Canon scanner I
> like a bunch.)
> As for moving this topic off-list, I have no opinion beyond *not* wanting
> to be part of yet another list. I've already got nine coming in daily!
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