3D printing and scanning movie expert headlines RAPID keynote lineup

Monday, May 12, 2014

I’ve seen Jason Lopes, lead systems engineer for Legacy Effects, speak at AMUG for the past couple of years.  His presentations are not to be missed. He is…

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Hexagon Metrology Releases New Generation of ROMER Absolute Arm

Thursday, April 17, 2014

Hexagon Metrology  announced the next generation of the ROMER Absolute Arm. The enhanced portable measuring arm features optimal ergonomics, a new wrist design, and greater stability to create…

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The trend is to go big

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

Jason Lopes of Legacy Effects gives an inspiring presentation.  His team of effects wizards and makeup artists use seven different additive manufacturing machines to help movie and commercial…

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AMUG 2014: the latest developments in 3D printing

Tuesday, April 8, 2014

The Additive Manufacturers User Group (AMUG) conference has always been a bit different from other conferences or shows, as it emphasizes hands-on learning. This year’s conference is the…

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The Creaform portable 3D measurement technologies are based on the TRUaccuracy technology, which enables these devices to generate reliable and highly accurate measurements. Using dynamic referencing, the environment surrounding the part to be measured is of no concern: vibrations, high/fluctuating temperatures, dust or any other extreme condition will not impact the accuracy and speed of the measuring devices. The HandyPROBE probing system generates high-accuracy measurements, to 0.022 mm.

Can lower cost 3D scanners benefit you?

Friday, March 7, 2014

The 3D printing industry is helping to grow the market for 3D scanners, especially with the introduction of a number of low cost scanners. Are these scanners an…

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Dell to distribute MakerBot 3D printers for end-to-end 3D prototyping

Monday, January 27, 2014

Dell announced it will offer MakerBot Replicator 3D printers and scanners to create an end-to-end 3D design system for small and medium-sized businesses, enabling fast and affordable prototyping….

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A new trend in 3D scanners?

Wednesday, November 13, 2013

Even though this 3D scanner is targeted at the consumer market, specifically for 3D Systems Cube® and CubeX™ 3D printers, it’s a nice design in scanners, and perhaps…

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Geomagic Capture–an integrated scan-based design and inspection system

Tuesday, November 12, 2013

3D Systems (NYSE:DDD) announced the availability of Geomagic Capture®, a family of powerful, integrated desktop scanner and software tools for professional scan-based design and quality inspection ranging in…

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Multi-touch software makes scanning measurement easier

Sunday, November 10, 2013

The ROMER measuring arm packages now come equipped with PC-DMIS Touch Portable measurement software. Using high-resolution Multi-Touch display technology on a tablet PC, you can physically interact with…

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Structured Light 3D Scanning

Sunday, November 10, 2013

The company It is 3D has added a more powerful specification scanner to its range of 3D products. For use in industry as an alternative to other equipment,…

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