Understanding Portable Measurement Arms

The World Relies on Measurement to Operate.   For hundreds of years this has been accomplished by the tools of the time — hand tools such as calipers and micrometers, which provided basic measurements but struggled with more complex dimensions (like an unusual geometry, organic shapes, etc.). But as advancements in technology accelerated industrial growth…

FARO® INNOVATES IN 3D DESIGN

INTRODUCING FARO REVENG™ SOFTWARE Regardless of your application, FARO RevEng offers any level user the ability to improve the way users can capture and mesh objects. No limits for Reverse Engineering, Aftermarket Customisation, Rapid Prototyping, Computer Graphics, Cultural Heritage, or Casting. This advanced software platform provides FARO portfolio products with a powerful tool that enables…

FARO at the Forefront of Testing New Fabrication Techniques

FARO solutions support MX3D and Autodesk in creating the world’s first fully 3D printed, stainless steel Bridge   MX3D are extending the use of 3D printing to ‘real world’ practical ‘built environment’ uses, through the process of additive manufacturing that uses welding technology, robotic arms and computational design software. FARO have provided support through different…

FARO® EXPANDS its STRUCTURED LIGHT SCANNER PORTFOLIO with the introduction of the FARO COBALT DESIGN™

FARO presents the broadest 3D data capture capabilities for acquiring complex shapes with detailed textures and colour: Cobalt Design   It addresses a variety of design requirements, including reverse engineering, prototype design, packaging design, digital cataloging, research, education, and jewellery and fashion design.   How? Cobalt Design structured light scanners provide precision with an exceptional…

Introducing the FARO 8-Axis FaroArm® system and the Design ScanArm 2.5C

This month we introduced you to the FARO 8-Axis FaroArm® system that includes a complete rotational axis and is a natural extension to all FaroArm® products. Driving innovation further, our solution is transparent to the measurement software, enables more effective and faster scanning, requiring a minimum number of scans for a comprehensive scan.  We were also very proud to announce the first arm-based solution to include high resolution,…