Entries by ijon

[Video] – E28 – making the Lights and replacing a part that broke

In this Episode I construct, assemble and mount the Lights and I also replace the upper pulley assembly, that broke between E27 and this episode off camera. Support Libreflip! Libreflip has no marketing budget and will never have one. The book scanner is designed to be easily build by others and fully open source and documented. […]

[Video] – E27 – finishing the counterweight (part3)

In this Episode I finally finish the counterweight, after installing the 3d-printed parts that are at the core of the pulleys for the timing-belt and for the line between the counterweight and the suction box. Support Libreflip! Libreflip has no marketing budget and will never have one. The book scanner is designed to be easily build […]

[Video] – E25 – making the new counterweight (part1)

In this Episode I am making the new counterweight from mild steel, have a lot of sparks flying and I am using the makerspace of cadus for the very first time in this project. Support Libreflip! Libreflip has no marketing budget and will never have one. The book scanner is designed to be easily build by […]

[Video] E24 – Will the cameras, the odroid and the touchscreen like each other?

In this Episode we will try and find out if the computer components like each other. The odroid, the touchscreen, the USB-Hub, the Cameras and all the cable-connections between these components will be tested individually and together. We will also attempt to take the very first pictures with the cameras in the machine, using the […]

[VLOG] E22 – Bad News, Good News, Big News – VLOG

This is really an exception – My first kind of Vlog-Style Video, where I share some unfortunate Bad news, some good news which is actually really big news for me – check it out! I have a new collaboration going! Support Libreflip! Libreflip has no marketing budget and will never have one. The book scanner is […]

[Video] E19 – I failed! Lets do the camera holders – again.

In this Episode I explain the shortcomings (Fails) of the old camera holders. Afterwards I explain the new design, assemble the parts and mount the cameras inside the suction box. Support Libreflip! Libreflip has no marketing budget and will never have one. The book scanner is designed to be easily build by others and fully open […]

[Video] E18 – Wiring Part3 – More 230V, Relaisboard, Endswitch, Flutterfan

In this Episode I am finishing the Relaisboard-Installation, also I hook up the Flutterfan and mount the Top-Endswitch, which I also hook up. Support Libreflip! Libreflip has no marketing budget and will never have one. The book scanner is designed to be easily build by others and fully open source and documented. If you like to […]

[Video] E17 – Wiring Part2 – Relaisboard, 230V

In this Episode I start the 230V distribution in Libreflip and begin to hook up devices to the Relay-Board. Always leave electrical work to the professionals! Don’t do this at home, unless you are a trained electrician. Support Libreflip! Libreflip has no marketing budget and will never have one. The book scanner is designed to be […]

[Video] E16 – Wiring Part1 – USB-Port, Stepper, Pumps

In this Episode I start with the wiring of the Components, by mounting the USB-Port, by lengthening the Wires of the Stepper and by figuring out the position of the Pumps inside the housing Support Libreflip! Libreflip has no marketing budget and will never have one. The book scanner is designed to be easily build by […]

[Video] E15 – Does it suck or does it blow?

In this Episode I will mount the tubes with its 3D-printed Parts. There is one tube for sucking air out of the suction box and a second tube to give a small impulse of air to flip the pages. Both tubes are fixed to the machine with 3D-printed Parts. Support Libreflip! Libreflip has no marketing […]

[Video] E14 – Lets mount these rubber springs!

In this Episode I mount the rubber springs that act like a counter weight. After determining in the last Episode how long the rubber springs need to be and how many I need, I figure out how to mount them. Initially I thought I will need some 3d printed parts to mount the springs, but […]