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by mjf777
Thu Jul 03, 2008 11:53 pm
Forum: Heidelberg (ex Linotype)
Topic: Opal Ultra by Firewire
Replies: 1
Views: 2761

Opal Ultra by Firewire

The Opal Ultra Scanner is compatible with the Ratoc SCSI Converter FRISX. This is a very old scanner but I didn't want to throw it away. I bought Ratoc's FRISX SCSI to Firewire Converter, the AC-DC term power adapter, the Centronics 50 adapter, and an active SCSI terminator. I followed the installat...
by mjf777
Wed Mar 21, 2007 11:45 am
Forum: Heidelberg (ex Linotype)
Topic: Firewire for Linotype
Replies: 9
Views: 9307

Firewire to SCSI

My scanner is Heidelberg's Opal Ultra. My computer is iMac Intel Care 2 Duo. I could connect either with Firewire or USB, whichever might be better.
by mjf777
Mon Mar 19, 2007 11:59 pm
Forum: About SilverFast
Topic: How remove "flash" (looks like reflection of a fla
Replies: 3
Views: 2424

Put white cardboard on the photo before closing the lid

When I scan old photos that are curled I always put a piece of thick white cardboard on the photo back then close the lid. This solves my problem by filling in the gaps.
by mjf777
Mon Mar 19, 2007 11:52 pm
Forum: Heidelberg (ex Linotype)
Topic: Firewire for Linotype
Replies: 9
Views: 9307

Firewire to SCSI adapter with Silverfast

The last Firewire note was written in 2004. Can we use Silverfast Ai now with a Firewire to SCSI adapter? www.ratocsystems.com claims to have a converter that should work but suggests using Hamrick's v**s**n 8. I don't really want to give up Silverfast Ai if I don't have to.
by mjf777
Fri Apr 08, 2005 3:42 am
Forum: New features wishlist
Topic: For Mac OS X 4 Tiger, please.
Replies: 10
Views: 4517

For Mac OS X 4 Tiger, please.

Please begin to prepare Silverfast AI for the coming Mac OS X 4. When so many imagemasters use Macs, it should be a priority. We want to upgrade the OS but Silverfast holds us back.
by mjf777
Fri Apr 08, 2005 3:32 am
Forum: Heidelberg (ex Linotype)
Topic: Silverfast settings for newspaper scans?
Replies: 1
Views: 5042

Silverfast settings for newspaper scans?

Do you have any suggestions for scanner settings for old newspaper photos? Heidelberg's Opal Ultra running Silverfast AI on Photoshop 7. MJF777@aol.com

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