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Re: filmscanners: My replacement 8000 is banding like the first one :-(
In a message dated 7/23/2001 4:20:25 PM EST, email@example.com writes:
> I thought the Polaroid SprintScan 4k that I had used
> the plastic teeth in the carrier to move the film...but you are saying it
> only positions the film with those teeth, I assume then locks the carrier
> somehow, and uses an other mechanism (lead screw perhaps) to move the film
> during scanning.
Yes - this is exactly what it does. If you shine a flashlight into the
front while it's scanning you can see this.