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3D Laser Scanning Services Aid in the Reverse Engineering Process

3D Laser Scanning Services Aid in the Reverse Engineering Process

3D Laser Scanning Services Aid in the Reverse Engineering Process If your company has ever used traditional surveying methods, then you know how time consuming, cost prohibitive and often downright frustrating traditional surveying methods can be. Instead of providing you with the results that you need in a timely manner, traditional surveying can take weeks or even months to produce ...

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Laser Surveying – For Surveyors, GPS Is Out and Laser Scanning Is In

Laser Surveying – For Surveyors, GPS Is Out and Laser Scanning Is In

Laser Surveying – For Surveyors, GPS Is Out and Laser Scanning Is In Commercially introduced in the late 1990’s, laser surveying-also known as laser scanning-has grown in popularity until, today, surveying companies that wish to remain competitive must own a laser scanner, and often more than one. Although GPS surveying remains a standard service, its drawbacks compared to laser surveying ...

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Transferring a Laser Scan to 3D Models: How Does It Work?

Transferring a Laser Scan to 3D Models: How Does It Work?

Transferring a Laser Scan to 3D Models: How Does It Work? Prized for its ability to translate scan information into computerized data models, 3D laser scanning-also known as laser surveying-has numerous uses. Many industries use laser scanners, including: police departments for crime scene recreations; engineering firms for reverse engineering and parts troubleshooting; construction companies for the evaluation of construction terrain; ...

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3D Digitizers – Choosing the Right Laser Scanner For the Job

3D Digitizers – Choosing the Right Laser Scanner For the Job

3D Digitizers – Choosing the Right Laser Scanner For the Job Laser scanning-also referred to as 3D laser scanning and laser surveying-is commonly discussed for its applicability to a variety of endeavors, including engineering, reverse engineering, rapid prototyping and even crime scene recreation. But, if you haven’t practiced scanning with 3D digitizers and are considering implementing 3D digitizers in your ...

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3D Laser Scanning Services – What is a Structured-Light 3D Scanner?

3D Laser Scanning Services – What is a Structured-Light 3D Scanner?

3D Laser Scanning Services – What is a Structured-Light 3D Scanner? From the video game industry to the construction industry, 3D laser scanning services are used to record the spatial data of objects, structures and environments and reconstruct it into polygon mesh models, surface models and solid CAD models that can be used to produce a variety of products, preserve ...

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3D Scanning Services: How Do They Benefit Mechanical Design?

3D Scanning Services: How Do They Benefit Mechanical Design?

3D Scanning Services: How Do They Benefit Mechanical Design? Since their introduction in the late 90’s, 3D laser scanning services have provided engineering firms with a way to collect the precise spatial data of environments, spaces, and objects. Engineering firms use this data for numerous purposes, one of which is mechanical design. In this article, we look at six ways ...

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Hiring a Laser Scanning Service Vs Buying Scanning Equipment

Hiring a Laser Scanning Service Vs Buying Scanning Equipment

Hiring a Laser Scanning Service Vs Buying Scanning Equipment With its ability to benefit any company or organization that needs to capture the data of objects or environments, laser scanning services have become a must have for entities that range from engineering firms to sheriff’s offices, which leads to the consideration of whether laser scanning should be outsourced or practiced ...

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Benefits of Using Laser Scanning Technology to Assess Land

Benefits of Using Laser Scanning Technology to Assess Land

Benefits of Using Laser Scanning Technology to Assess Land Laser scanning technology allows companies to create exact models of objects and areas with the help of existing computer design software. This equipment makes it possible for survey companies to scan large areas and actually create 3D models of that area fairly easily. Laser devices have made their way into the ...

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The Benefits of 3D Scanning in Mechanical Design

The Benefits of 3D Scanning in Mechanical Design

The Benefits of 3D Scanning in Mechanical Design Since their inception in the late 90s, 3D scanners have provided various engineering firms with an easy and hassle-free way to collect precise information and data of numerous objects, environments, and spaces. These 3D scanning devices analyse real-life objects and collect data regarding their appearance and shape to produce digital 3D models. ...

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Should I Get a Stand-Alone Scanner Or an All in One Printer?

Should I Get a Stand-Alone Scanner Or an All in One Printer?

Should I Get a Stand-Alone Scanner Or an All in One Printer? The question whether to buy a Stand-Alone Scanner or go for an All in One printer raises many questions. Do you have space for a scanner and a printer? Is the scanning function and resolution as good with an All in One printer as with the Stand-Alone Scanner ...

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