Portable Measurement Arms

With seamless 8-Axis integration, various lengths, both contact and non-contact configurations and integrations with other FARO solutions, discover why our FaroArms and ScanArms are the global standard for Portable 3D Measurement Arms.

  • Understanding Portable Measurement Arms

    Understanding Portable Measurement Arms

    The world relies on measurement to operate, and for hundreds of years this has been accomplished by the tools of the time — hand tools such as calipers and micrometers, which provided basic measure...

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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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  • Applied GD&T: inside the machining world [webinar]49:51

    Applied GD&T: inside the machining world [webinar]

    The third installment of our GD&T series takes us inside the machining shop, showing you how Measurement Arms solve the QA challenges unique to the industry.

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  • Industrial producer saves time, reduces scrap & satisfies customers

    Industrial producer saves time, reduces scrap & satisfies customers

    Implementing a Quantum S ScanArm allowed Brodie International to achieve their inspection accuracy requirements, perform inspections faster, reduce scap and rework and improve customer satisfaction.

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  • 88% reduced measurement & inspection time by 25-50%...

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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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  • 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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  • Portable vs. fixed coordinate measuring machines (CMMs)

    Portable vs. fixed coordinate measuring machines (CMMs)

    This whitepaper contrasts and compares fixed CMMs to portable CMMs and provides insights that will help you determine which solution may be best for your applications.

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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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  • Elevating the classroom experience with 3D technology

    Elevating the classroom experience with 3D technology

    When students have opportunities to learn emerging technologies in a hands-on environment, they bring those lessons into their professional careers — a win for students, educators and businesses...

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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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  • “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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  • [INFOGRAPHIC] Do you need an 8-Axis Arm?

    [INFOGRAPHIC] Do you need an 8-Axis Arm?

    Learn how and when adding an 8-Axis to your measurement arm will improve your workflow.

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  • GD&T: revolutionizing your inspection workflows [webinar]53:54

    GD&T: revolutionizing your inspection workflows [webinar]

    How geometric dimensioning & tolerancing drive QA practices & how new tools make it painless, save time & avoid costly errors...

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  • Is "close" good enough for horseshoes?

    Is "close" good enough for horseshoes?

    When it comes to making horseshoes, the phrase “Close only counts in horseshoes and hand grenades” is just not true. A precisely manufactured horseshoe is vital when it comes to horse health and...

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  • RAMLAB inspects printed propellers with FARO ScanArm2:18

    RAMLAB inspects printed propellers with FARO ScanArm

    A crucial part of manufacturing rotary motion parts is detecting deformations that occur during the welding process. See how the FARO ScanArm enabled RAMLAB to inspect and verify a 3D printed AM pr...

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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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