Cobra A1
semi-robotic book scanner

Maximum care for your valuable books & collections

Double head
High performance area sensors

Selectable options:

400 dpi

600 dpi


0.3 sec. scanning time
(full format at 300/400 dpi)

3.5 sec. processing time
(scanning + imaging + storage!)


USB 3.0 interface


large format book scanner LARGE FORMATS



heavy books digitization THICK BOOKS 



Valuable originals digitization VALUABLE BOOKS



Historical documents digitization book scanners DOCUMENTS



Quality & efficiency for highest conservatory demands

The use of the latest matrix sensor technology in our advanced "book saver" will provide you with the opportunity to benefit from the additional advantages in the area of image quality and productivity.


A1 book scanner book2net cobra for manuscripts and valuable collections



The Light-Control-Module we developed especially for the book2net Cobra offers the possibility to adapt the light intensity to your conservatory needs. The light intensity resp. color temperature can be reduced down to 2000 lux.


A1 book scanner cobra v cradle

  • State-of-the-art PLC control
  • High-precision linear drive
  • Variable control:
    • - Fully automatic
    • - Semi-automatic
    • - Manually
    • - Time-controlled
    • - Action-controlled
    • - User-controlled
  • Programmable scan-processes
  • Book size-hormonized traverse paths
  • Wearfree precision guidance of the glass plate
  • Electronic pressure control





Unique butterfly system

Available as an option, allows scanning without additional pressure.

book2net book scanner page curvature tool

book scanner v shaped glassplate alternative

Features & Options


Cobra A1

Semi RoboticStandardInfo
V-shaped book cradle

110o opening angle

layout section: 635 x 900 mm

Scanning speed 0.3 s. 0.3 s. full format / maximal resolution
Cycle time 3.5 s. 3.5 s. scanning + imaging + saving
Optical book curve correction  
Mechanical spine exemption 10 cm width  
Mechanical spine exepmtion 20 cm width O O  
LED illumination system UV and IR free
Dual LED system O O  
PLC controlled V-shaped glass plate   linear actuator, adjustable pressure sensivity, integrated motion monitoring
Controller Module 1    
Controller Module 2    
Motorized height adjustment of the book table   up to 25 cm, PLC controlled spindle drive, lifts up to 180 kg
Butterfly system O   frame with adjustable clamps, keeping the book open without any stress for the pages
Manual book holding support O O  
Alignment tool O O illuminated subsidiary center line
Easy Scan Professional  
Focus tool  
Foot switch O scan initiation
Foot switch Premium 2 4 pedals to adjust the height and control the glass plate
Legend: √ - included, O - option  


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Cobra A1 - Technical Data

Sensor: High-performance area sensors

Optics: Schneider precision lens

Shutter: Electronic

Lighting source: Cold light LED with Light Control System (LCS)

Resolution: 400 dpi / 600 dpi

Depth of field: 8 cm

Layout section: 635 x 900 mm

Scanning time: 0.3 sec. @ full format @ full resolution

Processing time: 3.5 sec. (scanning + imaging + storage!)

Interface: USB 3.0

Software: Easy Scan Professional

Image formats: Color, grayscale, black&white

Output formats: TIFF, PDF, JPEG, JPEG 2000

Standards: METAMORFOZE-Strict,  FADGI-4 Star, ISO/TS 19264-1:2017

Copyright: Copyright waiver

Dimensions: 120 x 180 x 200 cm (W x D x H)

Power supply: 100V - 240V, 47Hz - 63Hz

Power consumption: Standby: ~95VA, operation: ~170VA

Safety standard: CE EMV

Maintenance: Remote service available

Subject to change without notice

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