3D Design & Development Processes

Explore how you can digitize complex geometries of prototypes, products, assemblies or other real-world objects and environments to accelerate design changes and enable reverse engineering, CFD & FEA analysis and stunning visualizations for computer graphics.

  • From classic to fantastic: restoring & modifying cars with Kindig-It Design2:43

    From classic to fantastic: restoring & modifying cars with Kindig-It Design

    See how a custom car fabrication shop uses reverse engineering technology to quickly and reliably transform premium cars.

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  • Understanding Structured Light Scanners

    Understanding Structured Light Scanners

    When needing to automate a process for designing, reverse engineering or measuring organic or complex shapes, a structured-light scanner provides an accurate and swift non-contact measurement solution

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  • Don't let failed equipment or parts stop your productivity [webinar]23:44

    Don't let failed equipment or parts stop your productivity [webinar]

    Learn how to overcome broken or failed parts with simple 3D scanning, meshing and reverse engineering steps to easily create replacements.

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  • ScanArm & CAM2 drive award-winning quality in manufacturing

    ScanArm & CAM2 drive award-winning quality in manufacturing

    After investing in a Quantum ScanArm and CAM2, Industrial Custom Products achieved 50% faster inspection, cost savings on jigs and up to 70% shorter time-to-market.

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  • Scanning technology gives new perspective to Apollo 11 anniversary

    Scanning technology gives new perspective to Apollo 11 anniversary

    Few accomplishments of human ingenuity and ambition in recent history captured our collective attention as completely as when we took our first steps on the moon, 50 years ago this year. People can...

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  • [TECHSHEET] Cobalt Design Structured Light Scanner

    [TECHSHEET] Cobalt Design Structured Light Scanner

    The FARO Cobalt Design Structured Light Scanner family offers the broadest 3D data capture capabilities for acquiring complex shapes with detailed textures and color. The non-contact 3D scanners ar...

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  • Embrace the 3D digital world & watch your business grow [webinar]33:56

    Embrace the 3D digital world & watch your business grow [webinar]

    Are you ready for the exciting world of 3D product design? Learn about 3D product design tools that will help you to quickly meet your customer needs and react faster to competitive threats...

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  • How easy is full-color 3D scanning? Design World interviews us to see…

    How easy is full-color 3D scanning? Design World interviews us to see…

    Discover how easy 3D scanning can be! Design World and Make Parts Fast Associate Editor Mike Santora takes part in a live demo of the FARO 8-Axis Design ScanArm 2.5C...

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  • 3D scanning the past at the Smithsonian

    3D scanning the past at the Smithsonian

    How the Smithsonian & FARO are working to scan Smithsonian collections - 3D scanning is a rapidly advancing technology that maps real-world objects onto 3D computer models. The applications of 3D s...

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  • VTube & Quantum Arm: winning combination for tube measuring

    VTube & Quantum Arm: winning combination for tube measuring

    Learn how tube bending setup and planning efforts can be reduced by as much as 8:1 using a Quantum Arm and Advanced Tubular VTube-Laser software – fast ROI.

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  • Speed test: how much faster is the ScanArm with an 8-Axis?1:11

    Speed test: how much faster is the ScanArm with an 8-Axis?

    Watch this side-by-side to see how the 8-Axis can reduce scan time by 30% or more for any inspection or reverse engineering process with a ScanArm.

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  • Meet Dippy the Dinosaur in 3D1:56

    Meet Dippy the Dinosaur in 3D

    See the amazing 360 degree 3D scan of the famous Dippy the Dinosaur - a cast of the first Dipolodocus skeleton ever found.

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  • “FARO provided us the leg-up over competitors when competing for a job…”

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  • Scanning in color: the first high-resolution color 3D scanner

    Scanning in color: the first high-resolution color 3D scanner

    In 1939, moviegoers were surprised and delighted to see moving pictures shown not in grayscale, but in resplendent color. In 2018, users of 3D scanners can experience that same thrill. Scanning har...

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  • How 3D scanning speeds up reverse engineering

    How 3D scanning speeds up reverse engineering

    In this whitepaper, we take a look at 3D scanning in more detail, with a particular focus on how one company, Mammoth Machine + Design, deploys the technology to reverse engineer unique parts for l...

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  • The tables have turned: FARO adds an 8th axis to 3D scanning

    The tables have turned: FARO adds an 8th axis to 3D scanning

    Dive into this whitepaper for details on how the combination of the articulating measurement arm and 8-axis increases the degree of freedom when scanning large or delicate parts.

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  • RAPID + TCT 2019 Recap: Bringing 3D design to life

    RAPID + TCT 2019 Recap: Bringing 3D design to life

    Did you miss RAPID + TCT, the industry's most comprehensive additive manufacturing event? We have you covered...

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  • How to use RevEng Software in just five minutes7:54

    How to use RevEng Software in just five minutes

    Learn how to scan, capture and mesh an object in just five minutes using a FARO ScanArm and RevEng Software.

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  • FaroArm brings dummies to life for ventriloquist, Jeff Dunham

    FaroArm brings dummies to life for ventriloquist, Jeff Dunham

    Watch as Jeff Dunham, a well-known and hilarious ventriloquist, shows in real-time how he 3D scans his clay models, creates digital files and then 3D prints his dummies (aka puppets)!

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  • Warship, The Mary Rose, recorded with 3D laser scanning

    Warship, The Mary Rose, recorded with 3D laser scanning

    Explore this interactive scan of the 500-year-old ship, The Mary Rose, captured with the Focus Laser Scanner and SCENE software as a part of a historical preservation effort.

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  • Filmed Entertainment - spotlight on connecting physical & virtual worlds

    Filmed Entertainment - spotlight on connecting physical & virtual worlds

    Read how FARO 3D visualization, rendering, scanning and measurement tools can significantly reduce pre-production, production or post-production costs and schedules.

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