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Laser Scanner Provides More Accuracy in Inspecting Highly Contoured First Articles
NVision's ModelMaker

Realizing that many of its clients sought reverse engineering and inspection services, management at Virtual Surfaces Inc. needed a more advanced measurement method of not only capturing enough data points to represent a contoured surface but also of comparing two surfaces against each other. In addition, the high-volume data capture had to be accomplished quickly and accurately. After evaluating the products on the market, Virtual Surfaces chose NVision's ModelMaker. The major components of the portable system are a 3-D laser sensor, a mechanical digitizer on which the sensor is attached, a PC and software that extracts, displays and manipulates data..More...



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