From Physical to Digital.

Right at Your Desk

SOFTWARE

ScanStudio™Software to Scan, Align, Polish, and Fuse 3D Models. High performance OpenGL 3D viewer.
SolidWorks IntegrationScan inside SolidWorks (Office Premium 2007+). Accelerate design of complex parts.
Native File FormatSolidWorks + NextEngine co-developed native format. No import or export needed.
Standalone UseScanStudio works outside SolidWorks for creation of standard format scan output files.
Format OptionsScans can be output as STL, OBJ, VRML, XYZ, and PLY files.
File Size20MB for typical models, based on 10 facet scans.
Modeling ToolsAssemble views into a model conveniently with built-in Smart Alignment and trim tools.

GENERAL

Minimum System2 GHz Dual-core, 3GB RAM, 256MB graphics. Windows XP / Vista 32-bit.
RecommendedQuad-core, 4+ GB RAM, 512+ MB dedicated graphics. Windows 7/8 64-bit.
InterfaceUSB 2.0 high speed interface. USB cable included.
Power100 - 240 VAC built-in worldwide auto-switching power supply. AC cable included.
Eye SafeBeam is about 1/1000th brightness of a laser pointer (but avoid looking into the beam).
Tripod MountStainless steel 1/4 - 20 thread standard screw mount for tripod setups.
SizeCompact 8.8" x 3.6" (letter size) desktop footprint. 10.9" high. Approximately 7 lbs.

ARCHITECTURE

Measurement SystemNextEngine proprietary MultiStripe Laser Triangulation (MLT) technology. Patents Pending.
SourceTwin arrays of four, Class 1M, 10 mW solid state lasers with custom optics 650 nm l.
SensorTwin 3.0 Megapixel CMOS image sensors.
Photo SurfaceOptically synchronous 7-color surface capture for precision-locked geomtry correlation.
Photo LightingBuilt-in spatially diverse whitelight illuminators with tri-phosphor, wide color gamut.
AutoDrive™High precision rotary servo positioner, auto-controlled by scanner. 20 lb max.
PartGripper™Universal part holder to adjust height, angle, and orientation of capture. 10 lb capacity.

PERFORMANCE

Object SizeNo preset limit. Objects larger than field can be assembled with supplied software.
Field Size5.1" x 3.8" (Macro) and 13.5" x 10.1" (Wide). HD PRO Extended Mode 22.5" x 16.75".
Resolution3D point density on target surface is 400 DPI in Macro Mode and 150 DPI in Wide Mode.
Texture Density400 DPI on target surfaces is 400 DPI in Macro Mode and 150 DPI in Wide Mode.
Dimensional Accuracy±0.005" in Macro Mode and ±0.015" in Wide Mode.
Acquisition Speed50,000 processed points/sec throughput. Typically 2 minutes per scan of each facet.
Typical DatasetsTypical small models are a quarter million points, after oversampling and optimization
EnvironmentalDesktop use under ordinary office lighting. No darkroom or special background required.