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What is the Best Large Format Scanner for Archiving?
Best Large Format Scanner
By Large Documents - June 8, 2017
A good question! The answer is, it depends.
If your archive project are books, a book scanner is the best. Our recommendation would be the Image Access Bookeye V1A.
If your archive project are drawings then a roll fed scanner is the best. Our recommendation would be again the Image Access WT36CL bundle #2 option with touch screen, Batch Scan Wizard, & stand.
So what is the best for both worlds? The answer is the Image Access Bookeye V1A. The reasons are simple:
- The scan region is a whapping 25 x 33.5 inches.
- Optical resolution is up to 400 dpi.
- Color depth is 36 bits for color and 12 bit for greyscale.
- Many file format outputs including PDF, PDF/A, JPG, PNM, TIFF compressed, TIFF G4.
- No installed software needed. Scan using your web browser or onboard touch panel
- MAC and PC compatible.
- Adjustable book cradle.
- Scan to USB, Network, & Cloud
- Scan books, drawings, materials, thick materials.
- Ability to scan in 3D compatible mode.
- Ability to adjust scans without rescanning.
- Easy to use.
- Very forgiving, the “Scan & Deskew” feature straightens documents on the fly.
In summary, the Image Access Bookeye V1A is a flexible scanner that conforms to any and all documents. Let us know what your archive project entails, give us a call at (866) 338-4464. We would be happy to discuss your Large Document Solution.