3D scanning ensures automotive aftermarket parts fit precisely

Friday, March 4, 2016

For more than 35 years, Chris Alston remained committed to the development and manufacturing of components for street and race chassis applications. His Chassisworks ( has the largest…

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3D scanning and printing of replica of Orion Crew module

Thursday, March 3, 2016

SME and its RAPID event worked with Lockheed Martin, FARO Technologies, Inc., Direct Dimensions, Inc., Met-L-Flo, Inc., Florida Institute of Technology and Cincinnati Inc. to take the first-ever…

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Portable 3D Scanner with haptic feedback

Wednesday, February 24, 2016

Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence announced the release of the Leica Absolute Scanner LAS-20-8, a portable laser scanner for large volume inspection applications such as automotive sheet metal, aerospace mold…

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Combined 3D scanner and robotic arm automate scanning

Tuesday, February 16, 2016

Even though Artec handheld 3D scanners were designed to fit well in the hand, they can be easily integrated into robotic systems as well. Norwegian 3D graphics, printing…

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Dual head desktop 3d printer prints with more than 30 materials

Thursday, January 28, 2016

The AXIOM 2, from Airwolf 3D, is a dual extruder 3D printer that features dual hot ends, auto leveling, and an “easy feed” filament load system. The two…

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Flying like a bird, thanks to 3D scanning

Monday, January 25, 2016

Mankind has often imagined what it would be like to fly like a bird. The wingsuit makes it possible to have such an experience. Good wingsuits are custom…

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3D scanning helps reengineer the Dodge Viper

Thursday, December 24, 2015

GSpeed (Cresson, Texas) contracted with NVision, Inc. to 3D-scan the chassis of a Dodge Viper as a key step in GSpeed’s goal of building what is expected to…

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Bundled 3D scanning and 3D printing

Wednesday, October 21, 2015

Artec 3D, a leading developer and manufacturer of professional 3D software and hardware, announced a new product bundle that will equip customers with a full suite of the…

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Stratasys and Creaform announce joint marketing agreement

Monday, June 1, 2015

Stratasys Ltd., a leading global provider of 3D printing and additive manufacturing solutions, announced a joint marketing partnership in North America with Creaform, a worldwide leader in portable…

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ATOS Triple Scan

Capture 3D wins high accuracy, high throughput inspection challenge by GE Aviation

Thursday, May 21, 2015

MIAMI – April 14, 2015 – A GE Aviation open innovation challenge designed to uncover new methods of conducting high-speed, automated inspections of turbine airfoils garnered 51 entries…

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