With a need to focus on monitoring process quality during the manufacturing process, this laser radar system provides a unique alternative to the shortcomings of the traditional inspection methods.
Advanced scanning technology can now perform 3D analysis of a scanned turbine blade, automatic pour porosity volume analysis on an aluminum casting, 3D measurements with nominal-actual CAD comparisons on a machined aluminum cylinder head – and more.
This technical assessment explains how the new inspection methods for diagnostic measurement of sheet metal components and body-in-white assemblies at this Turkish automotive manufacturer involves cross scanners being used on coordinate measuring machines.
Retrofitting CMMs or articulated arms with new laser scanners is one affordable option among many that shops are considering.
NVision, Inc. (Coppell, TX) is helping sculptor Somers Randolph gain additional revenue by laser-scanning his creations and saving them as computer models that can be used later to reproduce the original works at any size on a 3D printer. For …
Hexagon plans to expand AICON's optical and portable non-contact 3D measuring systems throughout their global footprint.
Their WLS qFLASH vision measurement system wins the Good Design Award from the Chicago Athenaeum Museum of Architecture and Design.
This is the first hands-on performance examination for portable laser tracking systems used in large-scale, in-place measurement of aircraft, automobiles, ships, power generation systems and more.
Ideal for point cloud inspection, product benchmarking, 3D digitizing, virtual assembly, reverse engineering, rapid prototyping or CNC milling, the RS3 Integrated Scanner from Hexagon enables shops to inspect like-for-like parts in approximately half the time.
Take a look at some of the newest three-dimensional scanning technology that can reduce the cost of a typical manufacturing design cycle by up to 75 percent.
Unprecedented speed, accuracy and ease-of use, combined with the fastest paths ever from art to part, make it tough for progressive shops to ignore an investment in 3D scanning.