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Shining 3D, an innovative brand While Shining 3D has always been pushing new products on a regular basis, their team really has been keeping busy the past year. The EinScan HX, an innovative hybrid 3D scanner (combining laser triangulation and structured […]
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Fast and reliable: Creaform unveils the Go!SCAN SPARK Creaform introduces its new Go!SCAN SPARK! Latest 3D scanner from the Go!SCAN 3D line-up, the SPARK is Creaform’s most user-friendly scanner. Conceived to be as simple to use as possible, the Go!SCAN SPARK […]
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What’s in a 3D scanner datasheet? When looking to buy a 3D scanner, product brochures list technical specifications to give you general impressions about the performance of the systems. You can also use them to compare 3D scanners to determine which system is right for […]
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Meet the EinScan-SE and EinScan-SP, the new generation of desktop 3D scanners. These multi-functional, fast and easy-to-use 3D scanners bring powerful technology to your desktop for consistent, high-quality 3D scanning. The EinScan-SE (Elite) can capture objects in under 2 minutes while the EinScan-SP (Platinum) […]
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Introduction According to Markets & Markets, the 3D body scanning and virtual fitting room market reached 2.9 billion USD in 2019 and is projected to grow at an astonishing annual pace of 20,9%, to reach an estimated 7.6 billion USD by […]
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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-floor conditions and can be used in various use cases, from reverse engineering […]
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Scanatic™ 360 Body Scanner and Scanatic™ Body Service  The T3GD Studio Scanatic™ 360 Body Scanner and Service is a unique, self-service measurement system. It boasts a light, modular design that can quickly be installed and customized to seamlessly blend into your store […]
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Why automate quality inspection? With today’s growing number of certifications and standards that need to be met, quality inspection has become more essential than ever, and this is true for every industry that we know. Part inspection, however, can be a time-consuming […]
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ScanTech KSCAN20 for industrial applications ScanTech’s KSCAN series is a comprehensive metrology solution that is adapted to a wide range of sectors, including aerospace and automotive industries where large-scale 3D scans are often required. This handheld scanner is just as capable […]
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What is the best choice for your needs? On April 25th, 2019, Creaform announced the launch of two re-engineered products: the Go!SCAN SPARK™ and the HandySCAN BLACK™. These two new portable 3D scanners are the result of several years of research and development […]
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Industrial accuracy packed in an affordable 3D scanner  For a 3D scanner at this price point, the Polyga Compact S1 provides a high level of accuracy at 40 microns. That’s generally hard to come by unless you’re looking at industrial hardware. Entry-level […]
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Introduction My current work explores 3D technologies integration into museum practice, particularly areas involving audience engagement and interaction. My research examines regional, national, and international museums to gain an understanding of how and why 3D printing affects a museum and […]
Creaform introduces its newest HandySCAN 3D Creaform introduces its new HandySCAN BLACK! Newborn of the third generation of HandySCAN 3D, reference line-up in portable metrology 3D scanners, the BLACK model offers unprecedented accuracy and user-friendliness. Reliable and effective, the HandySCAN BLACK […]
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RangeVision Spectrum is designed for scanning small, medium, and larger objects. This 3D scanner has three fields of view and is equipped with 3.1 Mpix industrial color cameras. RangeVision Spectrum captures complex geometry, flat and long objects, as well as small […]
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Creaform launches its new SILVER Series In a bid to facilitate users’ perception and understanding of its product lineup, Canadian manufacturer Creaform just launched a brand new segment called the SILVER series. This SILVER series is made up of the popular HandySCAN […]
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Introduction Aniwaa has been dedicated to 3D scanning for over 7 years, offering the most comprehensive 3D scanner comparison platform. Our team keeps tabs on AM industry news every day, creating new listings or conversely removing obsolete products as manufacturers […]
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The EinScan-S is an easy-to-use, affordable and accurate desktop 3D scanner, from the Chinese manufacturer Shining3D. Equipped with two scan modes, the EinScan-S makes it easy to capture objects of various sizes and shapes. It even comes with a turntable for smaller objects, and a “one-click” scanning […]
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The EinScan-Pro is a portable, high-accuracy and versatile 3D scanner, from the Chinese manufacturer Shining 3D. Equipped with four scan modes, the EinScan-Pro makes it easy to capture objects of various sizes and shapes. It even comes with a tripod, a turntable for smaller objects, and a “one-click” scanning […]
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Meet the HandySCAN 700, Creaform’s flagship metrology-grade 3D scanner, optimized to meet the needs of product development and engineering professionals on the lookout for the most effective and reliable way to acquire 3D measurements of physical objects. The HandySCAN 3D latest generation is […]
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The Creaform Go!SCAN 3D offers the easiest portable 3D scanner, providing fast accurate, and reliable measurements. Highly versatile, it can be used for a wide range of applications, helping professionals throughout the entire product development process. With these handheld 3D scanners, you can […]
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Revisiting the flagship EinScan product range The EinScan range of 3D scanners emerged as a huge success on Kickstarter 2015. Backed by around 200 contributors, Shining 3D’s first EinScan-S was a stationary desktop model with an automatic turntable. Shining 3D […]
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SCANIFY is the high-speed, high-resolution, affordable handheld 3D scanner that allows you to quickly and easily capture 3D models of everyday objects. With its sleek design and one-click 3D shape and color, SCANIFY offers an amazing out-of-the-box 3D scanning experience. Unlock your 3D […]
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Meet the all-new HDI Advance R4x, the high-end 3D scanning solution for the industrial metrology market. The HDI Advance family of scanners captures complete digital 3D scans from physical objects in just seconds, with the HDI Advance R4x model delivering superior […]
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Engineers and designers are faced with immense pressures to come up with new products and innovate. 3D scanning is the perfect solution to facilitate the entire lifecycle management of a product from inception, through engineering design and manufacturing, to service and disposal […]
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Why use 3D scanning spray? Even with the current state-of-the-art 3D scanners, it is often recommended to apply a thin layer of 3D scanning spray to get the highest possible scan quality. It’s especially useful for scanning transparent, shiny, or dark […]
Co-Founder & 3D Metrology Expert @TetraVision
Peel 3d, Creaform’s initiative focused on offering affordable high-quality 3D scanning, recently released its new model the peel 2. Featuring a lot of new options such as color capture, the peel 2 embodies the expansion of the 3D scanning industry to a wider audience. Just a […]
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