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October 9, 2008

Automatic Slide Digital Converting Machine using a AVR Microcontroller

at 5:37 am. Filed under Complex Hacks, Cool Gadgets, DIY Hacks, Electronic Hacks


Thomas Pfeifer had over 4000 slides that he wanted to convert to digital pictures. This would be a very time consuming task to do manually. Thomas used a AVR Microcontroller and some servos to automate the process, now all he needs to do is load in the slides and let automation take over.

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"Since there appears to be no opportunity to electronically trigger the F30, a model servo mounted on the camera. This mechanically actuated the shutter. So that the shutter is not damaged, was sent to the servo-arm a small piece attached."