In the 3D printing industry, Digital Light Processing (DLP) is receiving a lot of attention lately. EnvisionTEC, for example, uses DLP in several of its 3D printers, and is innovative in its use. To use DLP, a printer will need some type of … [Read more...] about DLP Illuminator for building your 3D printing machine
Creaform, a worldwide leader in portable 3D measurement solutions and 3D engineering services, announced the launch of two completely new versions of the Go!SCAN 3D scanner. Both versions provide fast and reliable 3D measurements, while offering the … [Read more...] about Creaform launches next generation of 3D portable scanners
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 alternative to more professional versions for your application? Leslie Langnau, … [Read more...] about Can lower cost 3D scanners benefit you?
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 an indication of where the scanner industry is going. Known as the Sense 3D Scanner, … [Read more...] about A new trend in 3D scanners?
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 price from $14,900 to $24,900. The company … [Read more...] about Geomagic Capture–an integrated scan-based design and inspection system
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 the software’s guided measurement sequences and … [Read more...] about Multi-touch software makes scanning measurement easier
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, it is priced at a level that makes it accessible to the educational market and the hobbyist. … [Read more...] about Structured Light 3D Scanning
AMETEK Inc. announced that it has acquired Creaform Inc., a developer and manufacturer of portable 3D measurement technologies and a provider of 3D engineering services for approximately $120 million. Based near Québec City, Canada, the privately … [Read more...] about Ametek acquires Creaform for $120 million
According to MakerBot, the Digitizer Desktop 3D Scanner is a fast and easy way for anyone to create 3D models. Current price is $1,400 plus an optional $150 for MakerBot Digitizer MakerCare, a service and support program. “Bringing the … [Read more...] about The MakerBot Digitizer Desktop 3D Scanner
Hexagon Metrology announced the release of the Leica Absolute Tracker AT402, the next-generation laser tracker based on the Leica AT401 product line. The ultra-portable 3D Absolute Tracker can be utilized for fully guided 3D measurement processes, as … [Read more...] about Hexagon Metrology Releases the Leica Absolute Tracker AT402