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The Creaform MetraSCAN 3D: the ultimate metrology 3D scanner

The Creaform MetraSCAN 3D: the ultimate metrology 3D scanner

Meet the all-new Creaform MetraSCAN 3D, the most flexible portable 3D scanner, designed for metrology applications.

The MetraSCAN 3D is Creaform’s latest portable optical CMM 3D scanner. This state-of-the-art measurement system is built for shop floors conditions and can be used in various uses cases, from reverse engineering to dimensional inspection of production tools or final products.



Fastest metrology 3D scanner on the market: 12 times faster than the previous generation.


Scan any type of material, even black, multicolored and shiny surfaces


Accuracy of up to 0.030 m, resolution of up to 0.050 mm, volumetric accuracy of 0.064 mm.



Optimized to maintain the same level of performance regardless of the environment instabilities.



No rigid setup required, automatic alignment, automatic mesh output, intuitive operation.


Sturdy design and engineering for shop-floor hardware reliability.

Technical specifications


Max. resolution 0.050 mm
Measurement rate 480,000 measurements/s


Part size range 0.2 – 6 m
Stand-off 300 mm


Output formats .dae, .fbx, .ma, .obj, .ply, .stl, .txt, .wrl, .x3d, .x3dz, .zpr
Scanning software VXelements™


About this author

Martin Lansard

Martin Lansard is Aniwaa’s CEO and co-founder. Based in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, he manages the team and operations while overseeing the company’s strategy and growth. Highly organized and methodical, he makes sure to infuse these qualities throughout the company. Martin studied Management at EDHEC Business School and Loyola Marymount University in California. In 2008, he joined Google in Ireland then moved to New York 2 years later to join the company’s Marketing department. After working for 5 years at the tech giant, Martin chose to dedicate himself full-time to Aniwaa.