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Wide Format Scanning – Secrets for Successful Scans

Posted by Diane Mitol on Wed, Dec 18, 2013 @ 03:10 PM

Wide Format Scanning – Secrets for Successful Scans

Most large format scanner manufacturers claim ease of use and high quality scans, so why do we see so many poor quality images when customers send us scanned images to convert to CAD?  The biggest reason for this is, quite simply, scanner operator ignorance.  Yes, today’s scanners are easy to use, and yes, they do provide great images, but if you don’t know the tricks of the trade that let you take advantage of the scanner’s full capabilities, your images are not going to live up to the hype!

Today’s automobiles are also remarkably easy to drive -- many virtually park themselves, let you know if you’re following too closely to another vehicle and help you brake on slippery pavement, but you’re not likely to put an inexperienced driver behind the wheel and expect him to act as your chauffer.  Yet, that’s exactly the attitude many businesses have about scanning their documents…

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Wide Format Scanners – What’s Best for CAD Drawings

Posted by Diane Mitol on Thu, Mar 21, 2013 @ 05:26 PM

Wide Format Scanners – What’s Best for CAD Drawings

Many scanners are designed to handle very specific types of documents properly, while others offer higher degrees of flexibility and the ability to scan just about anything. Just like size, speed, or resolution – you have a choice in the versatility of your wide format scanner. You also need to consider how compatible your scanner will be with your existing equipment and workflow. A truly flexible scanner will have the ability to plug-n-play with what you already have.

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