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Film scanners - for roll formats only

The data sheets in this section only relate to equipment specifically designed for the scanning and digitising of roll microfilm, usually 16 and/or 35mm width.
Multi-purpose units are also available which can digitise other microformats in addition to roll film - they are covered by data sheets in our Film scanners - universal section.

Products offered by sponsors of this site
Supplier: Wicks and Wilson   
Model:
8820 and 8850 Roll Film Scanstation
Input Accepted: 16mm/35mm roll, 16mm cartridge (M-type or C-clip), positive/negative, diazo/silver/vesicular, simplex/duplex, COM, portrait (cine)/landscape (comic)     
Film Reduction:
16mm = 7.5X to 50X (variable).  35mm = 7.5 to 36X (variable)
Film Transport: Motorised    

Output Formats:  
Bitonal: TIFF (G3 or G4, single or multi-page), CALS, PDF (single or multi-page), Grayscale: TIFF (G3 or G4 single or multi-page) CALS, PDF (single or multi-page)   
Scan Speed:
350 frames/min (8850 Model/A4, 200 dpi); 150 frames/min (8820 Model/A4, 200 dpi)
Max Resolution:  100 - 600 dpi    Screen Size: PC monitor

Connector Type(s):
Dedicated PC interface card (supplied) - full height slot required.
Operating System: Windows 7 Professional (32 and 64 bit), Windows 8 and 8X        
Dimensions (mm):  H  348mm    W  440     D  593     Weight (kg)  29
Description:  Smartscan image processing, manual framing, cropping, deskew and rotation, multi-level blip and edge detection, pre-defined or automatic frame sizing.
Options Include:  Virtual Scanstation QA software (8820 Model), 300m spool capacity.
Available from: Wicks and Wilson,  also The Microfilm Shop

 
Supplier: Wicks and Wilson   
Model:
MACH7380 and MACH7380HDX
Input Accepted: 16mm in C-clip, positive/negative, diazo/silver/vesicular, simplex/duplex, COM, portrait (cine)/landscape (comic)     
Film Reduction:
(variable via software). 
Film Transport: Motorised    

Output Formats:  
Bitonal: BMP, PNG, TIFF (G3 or G4, single or multi-page), GIF, PDF (single or multi-page), Grayscale: JPEG, BMP, PNG, GIF, TIFF (single or multi-page) PDF (single or multi-page)
Scan Speed: Variable   Max Resolution:  100 - 600 dpi    Screen Size: as PC monitor
Connector Type(s):
USB 3.0 interface. Two built-in USB/flash ports with backward compatibility
Operating System: Windows 7 (64 bit), Windows 8 & 8.1      
Dimensions (mm):  H  400mm    W  500    D  400    Weight (kg)  10
Description:  Replacement for Kodak i7300. Fast automated retrieval from blipped 16mm roll. Unblipped film can be scanned at variable speed. Output can be to CD/DVD, file, network, USB, print, e-mail, cloud etc. HDX version is fitted with new 18MP active pixel sensor array.
Available from: Wicks and Wilson,  also The Microfilm Shop
 
Supplier: Wick and Wilson
Model:
UScan + LTE, UScan+ and UScan+HD
Input Accepted: Microfiche, jackets, jumbo fiche, ultrafiche, AB Dick, microcards, 16/35mm roll, cartridge (M-type or C-clip), aperture cards, photographic slides, negatives, 35mm perforated roll  
Film Reduction:
7.5X -15X depending on model.
Film Transport: Manual and motorised 

Output Formats:  
TIFF (raw, compressed, single or multi-page), PDF (single, multi-page), JPEG, JPEG 2000, BMP, GIF, PNG   
Capture Time:
1/3 second per image
Max Resolution:  100 - 600 dpi    Screen Size: PC monitor
Operating System: Windows 7 Professional (64 bit only), Windows 8 (64 bit only) Intel Processor, Windows 10 (64 bit only) Intel Processor

Dimensions (mm) & Weight (mm): H  50    W  290     D  200    Weight (kg)  7.2kg
Description:  Walk-up scanner with sturdy construction, designed for public use and suitable for library, office and museum applications, customizable interface, Kensington Lock security, whisper-quiet operation, low maintenance requirements, optional pay-per-use interface.

Options Include:
 (Depending on Model) Vendor interface kit, OCR, annotation, foot pedal, RapidScan batch scanning for low volumes of roll film, 3M adaptor, opaque microcard LED, timed auto capture.
Available from: Wicks & Wilson also Genus/Microfilm Shop and Zeutschel UK

Products offered by other suppliers

Supplier:  nextScan   
Model:
Eclipse 400, 600 & 1000
Input Accepted: 16 & 35mm roll.  Simplex, duplex, duo, blipped/unblipped, mixed formats, comic or cine, silver, diazo or vesicular.     
Film Reduction:
7X - 72X zoom
Film Transport: Motorised          

Output Formats:  
TIFF, JPEG, CALS, PDF    
Scan Speed:
up to 300 images/min.
At 200 X 200 dpi Eclipse 1000 = 2:33 min/roll, Eclipse 600 = 4:45 min/roll. Eclipse 400 = 6:30 min/roll
Max Resolution:  up to 640 dpi at 24X (optional 1000)    Screen Size: Dictated by PC monitor

Connector Type(s):
1 GB network interface       
Dimensions (mm): H  711    W  482     D  559    Weight (kg)  34
Description:  Suitable for continuous operation. Automatic exposure and gamma adjustment. Tri level blip detection. 20 second high-speed rewind. Auto focus.

Options Include:
  Pre-configured ribbon storage in 4, 8 and 16 TB configurations. 12bit output, 12288 pixel camera. 1000' reel adaptor
Available from: Allied Images
 
Supplier: SunRise    
Model:
Apollo & Apollo HS - for Roll Film
Input Accepted: 16 & 35mm roll      Film Reduction: 7X - 72X zoom
Film Transport: Motorised
Output Formats:  TIFF, JPEG, PDF, LZW    Scan Speed: 200ppm standard, 380 on HS version
Resolution:  8160 pixel array
Connector Type(s): USB 2/3       
Dimensions & Weight: (Base unit) H  688    W  368     D  673     Weight  43.5
Description:  Integrated computer runs Windows 7. Simultaneous bitonal and greyscale scanning. Pos or neg input, comic or cine mode on silver, diazo or vesicular film. Skips blank roll frames. Auto exposure and gamma adjustment. Image rotation, mirror, crop, deskew and multiple scan .
Available from: Sunrise Imaging (EMEA)
 
Supplier: Zeutschel   
Model:
1600,  1700 & 1800
Input Accepted: 16 & 35mm roll.    
Film Reduction:
  All reduction ratios.
Film Transport: Motorised   

Output Formats:  
TIFF, JPEG, PDF    Scan Speed: 1200 IIIQ = 180 images/min. 1600 = up to 350 images/min. 1700 up to 700 images/min. 1800 up to 1600 images/min.
Max Resolution:  600 dpi    Screen Size: PC monitor

Dimensions & Weight (mm): H  483    W  279     D  533     Weight (kg)  27
Description:  Bitonal or greyscale. Automatic image enhancement. Can accept duplex or duo formats. Automatic image detection. 1, 2 or 3 level blip code interpretation. Negative or positive input. Windows 2000/XP operating system. Automatic image detection on the fly.

Options Include:
 
Available from: Zeutschel UK

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