Large format flatbed scanners are a great solution for fragile or uneven documents. Documents of any thickness can be scanned on the bed of the device. Since documents are not fed through the scanner, fragile items like newspaper or historic documents will not be damaged. Another advantage of flatbed scanners is that they have a very wide color gamut and high optical resolution, perfect for scanning photos, graphic arts, and other colorful documents.
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Image Access WideTEK 25
This lightning-quick, high-resolution color scanner combines user friendliness, production-ready design and compact dimensions to create an entirely new class of scanner. Through the implementation of bright white LEDs, state-of-the-art illumination is achieved through the implementation of bright white LEDs, guaranteeing long lifetime and best scan results at a very low noise level while maintaining an ultra-high performance speed.
Its compact size and integrated walk-up scanning software make it the ideal solution for reprographics, copy services, and press clipping services. The WideTEK 25 will be right at home in universities, libraries, architectural, engineering and construction offices.
Image Access WideTEK 12
Like it's big brother then WideTEK 12 packs all the punch of the WideTEK 25 at a smaller size and price point. High-resolution color scanner combines user friendliness, production-ready design and compact dimensions to create an entirely new class of scanner. State-of-the-art illumination is achieved through the implementation of bright white LEDs, guaranteeing long lifetime and best scan results at a very low noise level while maintaining an ultra-high performance speed. New with this scanner is the 3D capture. This unique feature is industry preferred for industrial quality control and surface inspection applications.
Image Access WideTEK 36 ART
The WideTEK 36 ART is an excellent solution to scanning works of art like oil and acrylic paintings, watercolors, charcoal and pastel drawings, mixed media collages and antique works of art. These documents can be scanned with or without the frame.
The WideTEK 36 ART captures all surface textures, from the finest stroke of the brush to gouache painting techniques. Originals are scanned with up to 600 x 600 dpi optical resolution and ICC profiles can be easily used with the scanner to guarantee truly correct colors in the scanned image.
Contact free scanning allows a maximum height of the scanned surface of up to 3.93 inches and a complete height of the original of up to 7.87 inches. A framed work of art can be scanned directly without taking it out of the frame first, saving time and money.
The originals are moved under the CCD camera elements completely contact free, protecting works of art from any damage and making it possible to scan a painting that is still wet, as long as it is framed or the sides are dry enough to place the artwork on the scanning bed. Cool UV and IR-free LED illumination also protects valuable art from color distortion or damage due to excessive exposure to light.
Epson Expression - 11000XL
The Expression 11000XL Graphic Arts Scanner from Epson features a 2400 x 4800 dpi optical resolution and a 48-bit color depth. The scanner can handle standard originals as large as 12"x17". Purchase the optional transparency adapter and scan 35 mm negatives and mounted slides, 120 and 220 medium format, and 4"x5" film. The scanner comes with Epson's Easy Photo Fix which provides color restoration, dust removal, and grain reduction. Use the optional transparency adapter to scan once and save as separate images up to forty-eight 35 mm negatives, thirty 35 mm slides, eight 4"x5" transparencies, or six medium-format transparencies.
Contex IQ FLEX
The Contex IQ iFLEX is the perfect solution for scanning fragile originals, books, textiles, wood materials, and original artwork. The IQ iFLEX is a flexible 18”x 24” scanner, with ability to scan 24" x 36" documents automatically stitching them within the software. This is a CIS scanner making the IQ iFLEX a lower priced scanner relative to it's competition.
Contex IQ iFLEX features single-camera technology, utilizing one solid device to create a perfect image – the stitching operation has been entirely removed from this scanner. The scanner works with the lid open or closed; the lid can even be removed without hindering the scanning functionality. The IQ iFLEX supports scanning documents of any shape or size and can be used to scan original artwork, create product catalogs, or make digital archives of fragile and sensitive originals.
KURABO A1FW, ASFW Plus, AOFW
Offers 3 models with two sizes of there full color wide format flatbed scanners. Scan areas of 36" x 50" and 36" x 24". A single CCD sensor and one single camera provides a seamless image without the need for stitching. Perfect for digitizing maps, atlas, charts, street maps, large books, fragile historical records, museum art, textiles and delicate documents, and various 3 dimensional objects. Kurabo guarantees high-accuracy image reproduction. An ARCH-D size color document can be scanned in 20 seconds or less in 400 dpi/high-speed mode. Resolution is adjustable by single increments within the range of 50 dpi to 800 dpi.
SMA Versascan V3D Flatbed Scanners A1+ / A0+ / 2A0+
SMA's Versascan series of large format scanners are some of the largest flatbed scanners to have ever been manufactured. Available in three different sizes, the Versascan series of flatbed scanners are designed to handle maps, architectural drawings and other originals that don't need a book cradle or can't be scanned through a roll-fed scanner. The roll-away-mount and motorized height adjustment are standard features included with each scanner.