The ElarScan A2-R planetary scanner is able to scan in a streaming mode bound and flat documents of the format up to A2+ in any physical state, including with incomplete opening, jams and other physical features that require careful handling when digitizing.
The main feature of the ‘R’ modification is the presence of flattening glasses with a manual lifting mechanism, which allows safe digitization, completely controlled by an expert.
The design of scanner optical system includes an RGB sensor enabling high-quality digitization with an option to autofocus and automatically adjust to originals of various thickness and textures. The scanner comes with two options of the optic system:
- ElarScan A2-400R has a professional CMOS RGB 24 MP camera and is ideal for efficient digitization of textual documents and good quality books.
- ElarScan A2-600R has a professional CMOS RGB 50 MP camera, which expands the possibilities of using the scanner for digitalization of graphics, damaged documents and low-contrast texts.
The ElarScan A2-R modification is equipped with a V-shaped manual book cradle with independent adjustment of plates to different thickness of originals and an additional recess for the spine. The cradle can open at 90, 120 to 180 degrees and is designed to scan originals up to 15 cm thick and weighing up to 15 kg. Separate lifting of the plates allows scanning the originals lifting the right and left pages separately. All the main elements of the book cradle design are made of metal and have high resource of work at the maximum load.
To level the surface of the original during scanning, the scanner is equipped with two replaceable tempered glass modules with a manual mechanism for raising and lowering.