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With its range of up to 30 m, FOCUS(3D) X 30 Laser Scanner accelerates straightforward measurements of such interiors as small architectural façades, complex structures, crime scenes, mechanical rooms, and production and supply facilities. Portable unit incorporates Class 1, eye-safe laser and offers real-time view of recorded data. Applications include architectural preservation, as-built documentation, building information modelling (BIM), engineering, facility management, and forensics.
Through intuitive data acquisition, FARO Freestyle(3D) X transforms how Law Enforcement, Architecture, Engineering, and Construction industries document 3D data. Handheld unit incorporates automatic flash mode, which enables users to scan objects in variety of lighting conditions. Software tools deliver intensely detailed visualization of created 3D point cloud, while integrated best-point filter optimizes quality of scan data by minimizing noise. Read More
Available for FaroArm, FARO® ScanArm, FARO® Laser Tracker, and FARO® 3D Imager, CAM2 Measure 10.5 connects multiple 3D measurement devices, within same coordinate system, and simultaneously scans into single seat of software on one computer. Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing provides streamlined analysis and visual reporting. Workflow efficiencies are maximized with ability to automate repeat inspections by programming data analysis to automatically occur after measurements are taken.
Accelerating and simplifying analysis and design of laser scan data directly in Autodesk Revit®, PointSense optimizes evaluation and conversion of point cloud data to Building Information Modeling. Program provides extraction and alignment of architectural walls; creation of Revit® family types such as doors, windows, beams, construction lines, and ground models; real 3D snap-to-point clouds; plane detection; and scaled ortho-image generation. Read More
Equipped with MS Surface™ tablet, Freestyle3D offers real-time visualization by letting user view point cloud data as it is captured. Unit scans at distances up to 3 m and captures up to 88K points/sec with better than 1.5 mm accuracy. While self-compensating optical system allows immediate scanning without requiring any warm up time, memory-scan technology lets users pause scanning at any time and resume where they left off without requiring use of artificial targets. Read More
FARO CAM2 SmartInspect v1.2 enables basic geometric measurement, without CAD, for laser trackers and measuring arms. Able to interface with FARO Laser Trackers, portable software is optimized to run on all Windows®-based touch PCs or touchpads, which lets users interact with inspection data and measurement devices. Along with voice operation and audible feedback, features include Move Device™, which lets users move their device during operation to measure part from different positions. Read More
Comprising Crime Zone, Crash Zone, Fire Zone, and Insurance Zone, FARO CAD Zone Release 10 enables creation of courtroom-ready 2D and 3D drawings and animations from scanner data, point cloud data, total station data, and manual measurements. Program provides advanced graphic settings with lighting, shadow, highlights, and glass-transparency effects; satellite image clean-up tools to erase unwanted vehicles or other objects; and terrain mapping for aerial draping over 3D points. Read More
Edge ScanArm HD combines FARO® Laser Line Probe HD high-definition 3D scanner with FARO Edge measuring arm. This contact/non-contact system lets users seamlessly scan across diverse surface materials, regardless of contrast, reflectivity, or part complexity, and without any special coatings or target placement. While crosshair feature and LED Rangefinder facilitate use, features such as scan stripe width, frame rate, and blue laser with noise reduction technology enhance productivity. Read More
Designed for use with Laser Scanner Focus (3D) X Series, SCENE v5.3 delivers scan registration by eliminating artificial targets, such as spheres and checkerboards. Top View Based registration allows for targetless positioning of scans, while Cloud to Cloud registration enables user to position scans accurately under difficult conditions. With Layout Image Overlay process, users can place scan data in geographical context using image files, CAD drawings, or maps. Read More
Available for FaroArm®, FARO® ScanArm, and FARO® Laser Tracker, FARO® CAM2® Measure v10.3 offers single, intuitive solution for tactile measurement, scanning, and point cloud management. Features such as Cross Section Analysis, Point Cloud Registration, Deviation Markers, and Live Color Scan support and boost user experience in data collection and point cloud analysis. Software is suited for inspection of free and complex forms as well as soft or flexible materials. Read More
With 130 m scanning range, compact and portable Focus(3D) X 130 delivers flexibility to measure objects and buildings via laser scanning in indoor and outdoor environments. Device offers real-time views of recorded data and, with integrated GPS receiver, can correlate individual scans in post-processing. Supplied with class 1 eye safe laser, product features touchscreen for facilitated operation and has 4.5 hr battery runtime. SD-card storage capability further enhances mobility. Read More
Apart from sharpness, SCENE v5.2 improves 3D views by reducing color differences due to inhomogeneous light conditions. Color Balancing smoothens transition between individual scans with overlapping areas. Reducing volume of data without noticeable compromise to visualization, homogenization tool eliminates coordinate points with distance of <1.5 mm from each other. Other functions provide options to manipulate scan data, recognize natural registration marks, and perform fine registration. Read More
Directly hosted by FARO, SCENE WebShare Cloud enables scanned projects to be viewed and shared with different project partners, without requiring software or server. Distances and areas can be analyzed precisely, directly on-screen, using measurement tools. Data and measurements remain available long-term and independently of computer. When using SCENE WebShare Cloud, correct server capacity is always available, regardless of accessed users or data stored. Read More
Equipped with Class 1 eye-safe laser, Focus3D X 330 can scan objects up to 330 m away and in direct sunlight. Unit includes touchscreen, SD card, and 4.5-hr battery life. With integrated GPS receiver, scanner can correlate individual scans in post-processing, making it suited for surveying based applications. Three dimensional scan data can be imported into commonly used software for accident reconstruction, architecture, civil engineering, construction, forensics, and industrial manufacturing. Read More
Edge ScanArm ES contact/non-contact portable measurement system combines flexibility of FaroArm® and power of Laser Line Probe. Enhanced Scanning Technology (EST) aids in scanning challenging surfaces; materials with dark or reflective optical qualities can be scanned without need for sprays or surface coatings. While filtering algorithms automatically adjust and optimize scanning parameters, HDR (High Dynamic Range) Mode allows simultaneous scanning of materials with contrasting colors. Read More
Available for Focus3D Laser Scanner, SCENE v5.1 includes Clipping Box feature, which helps users streamline data analysis by keeping only parts of scans that are relevant to project. For large scanning projects, feature recognition capabilities position and assemble individual scans quickly, even when there are no registration marks or pre-defined targets. Orthophoto functionality lets users save scans as photo files to view and share scan data, even without point cloud software. Read More
Featuring in-line optic systems, Vantage offers long-range measurement up to 80 m. SmartFind system responds to gestures from operator and allows system to find desired target whenever beam is lost or broken. MultiView system, utilizing 2 integrated cameras, lets user point automatically to specific, difficult-to-reach targets. Water- and dust-resistant, IP52-rated tracker utilizes TruADM technology with predictive algorithms that allow capture of dynamic measurements by scanning with target. Read More
Prime arm, part of FaroArm line, offers accuracies as tight as .019 mm. Available in 6-12 ft lengths, contact-only unit is Bluetooth® equipped to eliminate need for tether, and features extended-use battery and composite material construction for durability. Product is compatible with CAM2 Measure v10 software. It also provides solution for basic measurements in inspection, reverse engineering, and CAD-to-part analysis. Read More
Intended for use with Focus3D, SCENE v5.0 identifies prominent objects within scan and uses them as reference points. Automatic fine registration eliminates need for artificial targets when piecing together multiple scans to form one complete point cloud. Also included, Project Database aids collaboration by storing project information and step-by-step history of each project. Software also supports ASTM E57 industry standard and lets users view scans in true stereoscopic 3D. Read More
Focus3D includes multi-sensor hardware feature, which incorporates compass and height sensor to complement dual axis compensator. Definition of height and orientation against set point for each scan improves automatic registration process and reduces post-processing work. Users can also perform and download scans remotely via WLAN remote control. Also included, SCENE WebShare v4.9 Internet sharing browser provides measurement tools and added information via Documentation Objects. Read More
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