[sane-devel] HiRes scanning with external lamp

svoltz@wanadoo.fr svoltz@wanadoo.fr
Wed, 28 Jan 2004 20:10:37 -0500

On Wed, Jan 28, 2004 at 03:35:46PM +0100, Poetsch, Christian wrote:
> hello,
> For a special application I wanted to use a Epson 2400 Perfection Scanner
> with a external lamp. Therefore I need to turn off the internal lamp.
> Karl Heinz Kremer kindly answered that there is no possibility to do this
> with software in modern scanners. For my application I need a resolution of
> at least 1.200dpi, preferebly 2.400dpi . Is there anyone, who have
> experience in things like that? Is there a scanner that is more matching
> for my purposes? Some ideas?
> Thanks

	The Umax astra 1220P can do such a thing. Unfortunatly, it is
only able to scan at 600x1200 dpi max.