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Need a good scanner for big old X-Rays

My father has a private practice and has always taken his own x-rays and still has the same old school x-ray machine he bought 30+ years ago. He saves everything and has about 50,000+ x-rays in storage at his house. He refuses to get rid of anything, so I am looking for a good scanner that I can start scanning his old x-rays into a database. It needs to be large enough to handle a 14"x17" film. Any help would be nice.

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Deal with people that do this.

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You need to contact those that deal in such. Typical PC usage items aren't going to cover this or be offered. The same companies may provide such but its more on the commercial side, thus contact medical or services that do this. Maybe visit and/or they do a presentation and basically you get the info to proceed.

As for 30yr+ X-ray machine has it re-certified for continued use? Leaks or such can be harmful, but that only IMHO.

tada -----Willy Happy

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