3D Scanner captures surface color and texture data.
May 10, 2010 -
With ability to capture 3D geometry of scanned object along with surface color and texture information, Artec MHT 3D Scanner targets applications including computer graphics and animation, archival, and prototyping. Product captures images at speeds of up to 15 surfaces/sec and in spectrum of colors (up to 24 bpp), producing fine textured models which can then be opened and post-processed by variety of 3D software packages. Product doesn't require mounts or markers.
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Exact Metrology, Inc
P.O. Box 7536
Algonquin, IL, 60102
New 3D Scanner Captures Color and Texture
Cincinnati, OH - The new Artec MHT 3D Scanner from Exact Metrology is capable of capturing surface color and texture information in addition to the 3D geometry of the scanned object. These enhanced capabilities make the MHT 3D Scanner ideal for a variety of applications including computer graphics & animation, archival, prototyping and more.
The Artec MHT 3D Scanner captures a brilliant spectrum of colors (up to 24bpp). Capturing both color information of the object's shape and its geometry results in fine textured models, which can then be opened and post-processed by a number of 3D software packages. Complete MHT systems including hardware, software and training start at just $20,900.
"With the new color and texture scanning capabilities, the Artec MHT is unlike any 3D scanner at this price point," states Steve Young, Principal at Exact Metrology. "By capturing highly detailed, color 3D models of people and objects, the MHT 3D Scanner allows users to quickly and accurately create 3D representations of their world."
As with other Artec 3D Scanners, the MHT requires no mounts or markers. It works just like a regular video camera, but instead of a two-dimensional image, the result is a three-dimensional image captured at speeds of up to 15 surfaces per second. The scanning process is extremely straightforward: simply walk around the object and scan it from various angles, while the accompanying software combines all the scanned images into one.
For more information on the Artec MHT 3D Scanner or other Exact Metrology products and services, please visit www.exact3Dscanner.com or call Exact Metrology at 866-722-2600.
ABOUT EXACT METROLOGY, INC.: Exact Metrology, Inc. is a full-service measurement services company that provides on-site inspection, reverse engineering, non-contact laser scanning, and 2D/3D digitizing services as well as contract programming, software training, part programming, and measurement equipment implementation. Utilizing the latest in portable measurement technologies and with decades of combined experience, Exact's application engineers can handle everything from small parts to parts over 30 meters. Exact Metrology also sells, services, and implements metrology equipment solutions from companies including Artec, ROMER, Leica Geosystems, Breuckmann, Metronor, Surphaser and InnovMetric.
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Exact Metrology, Inc
4766 Interstate Drive
Cincinnati, OH 45246