First Steps

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Build your FabScan

You can purchase the FabScanPi as a kit or in parts at Watterott Electronics

But you can also build one by yourself. All needed files are located at GitHub.

Get the latest Software

The fastest way to use the FabScanPi is to use the FabScanPi Raspbian ISO image. Connect all needed hardware parts, download and flash the latest ISO image:

Open the User Interface

You have to unzip the file to get the .img file. After flashing the image to an SD card point your browser to

http://[ ip-address-of-your-raspberry-pi ]

It is also possible to join the web-enabled FabScanPi user interface by pointing your browser to


Calling fabscanpi.local requires zeroconf. This is povided by default on Apple devices. For Windows you will needto install the Bonjour printer driver to access your FabScanPi over thelocal address.