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3D scanning: a review of the best scanners (part 2)

So, we continue the list of the most popular three-dimensional scanners. In this part we will consider mainly the manual model.

No. 6: hand-held scanner 3D Systems iSense

Great for work with IOS. However, it is not compatible with other systems (Android, Windows, or Linux). This pocket 3D scanner has one of the largest ranges in its class. That is, he will be able to scan and boot, and SUV’s.

A special mobile application helps you to concentrate only on the scan target, ignoring other subjects. The program offers a simple file editor, through which you can optimize models for three-dimensional printing on a home printer. Technical parameters:

  • Minimum volume: 20 x 20 x 20 cm
  • The maximum volume: 3 x 3 x 3 m.
  • Operating range: 40 — 350 cm
  • Resolution: 500 — 1000 µm.
  • Weight: 99.2 g
  • The format of file export: STL, PLY, OBJ.
  • Market price: 86$ — 401$.

No. 7: manual scanner, Microsoft Kinect

New version of the popular device is a complete 3D TOF scanner. To work you need to specify the dimension of the space to scan, and the resolution. Only compatible with Windows. Technical parameters:

  • Camera resolution: 1280 x 960 pixels.
  • System: Windows 10.
  • Market price: 96,99$.

No. 8: FabScan Pi

Works by using technology DIY 3D. Stationary model of the scanner. Technical parameters:

  • The format of file export: STL, X3D.
  • Market price: 100-200$.

No. 9: hand-held scanner XYZprinting Handheld

A portable device that allows you to manually control the scanning process. It uses the Intel Real Sense camera as a scanning device. Very compact and easy to use unit. Technical parameters:

  • Operating range: 10 — 70 cm
  • Camera resolution: 1500 microns.
  • The format of file export: STL, OBJ.
  • Rynochnaia: 170$.

No. 10: Murobo Atlas

DIY 3D scanner, structural parts which can be printed on your home three-dimensional printer from PLA or ABS plastic. Equipped with built-in Wi-Fi adapter for data transfer to a computer or printer. Technical parameters:

  • Volume: diameter 230 x 152 mm.
  • Resolution: 0.25 mm.
  • Interfaces: MicroSD, Wi-Fi.
  • The format of file export: STL, PLY, XYZ.
  • Market price: 209-244$.

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