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FARO is the world’s most trusted source for 3D measurement, imaging and realization technology. Over the last three decades, FARO has developed industry-leading 3D measurement systems, such as the FaroArm, FARO ScanArm, FARO Gage, FARO Laser Tracker, and FARO 3D Imager. 3D Measurement Technology from FARO permits micron-level precision 3D measurement, imaging, and scanning for inspection, CAD-to-part analysis, alignment, reverse engineering and all other production and quality assurance applications.

Enhance Customer BIM Workflows with an Updated Release of PointSense Software

By |September 15th, 2015|

Version 16.5, PointSense now includes additional tools and functionality for efficiently processing 3D laser scan data in Autodesk’s AutoCAD® and Revit® packages and accelerates documentation of as-built data.

               

What’s New:

PointSense functionality for AutoCAD® includes simultaneous fit of multiple polygon cross-sections, single click plane extraction, and auto-boundary detection.
Plant design tools […]

New Product Release: Handheld 3D Laser Scanner Freestyle3D X with Enhanced Accuracy

By |September 15th, 2015|

We are pleased to announce the release of the New Handheld 3D Laser Scanner Freestyle3D X.

“The Freestyle3D X sets the industry standard for ease-of-use and verifiable accuracy among professional, portable scanning devices,” stated Joe Arezone, Senior Vice President and Managing Director FARO Asia and EMEA. “The new features such as automatic flash mode, best […]

Inspection/Measurement – Will This Part Clean Up?

By |July 21st, 2015|

By Trevor Murcko

Manufacturers who supply or receive pre-machined manufactured components, including molds, often ask, “Will this part clean up?” Oftentimes, this question of part clean-up can make or break an order, a job or a delivery schedule, and although the respondent can vary from a supplier to the downstream customer or both, the question must […]

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New 3D Metrology Software Delivers Increased Productivity with Expanded Point Cloud Capacity and the Capability to Connect Multiple 3D Devices for Simultaneous Measurement

By |June 30th, 2015|

FARO Technologies, Inc. announces the release of CAM2® Measure 10.5, its latest software for the FaroArm, FARO® ScanArm, FARO® Laser Tracker, and FARO® 3D Imager.

CAM2® Measure 10.5 leads the market with its capability to connect multiple 3D measurement devices, within the same coordinate system, and simultaneously scan into a single seat of software on one […]

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Customized Carbon Production for the Ferrari 458

By |June 23rd, 2015|

Check out the video below to learn how Capristo Automotive develops the engine bay hood for the Ferrari 458 Spider, throughout the entire manufacturing process.

A critical part of the process is the FARO Edge ScanArm, used to scan the engine bay thus providing a 3D model for use during the design process by providing an […]

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Corvette Racing Uses 3D Measurement to Maximize Manufacturing Efficiencies in Preparation for 24 Hours of Le Mans Race

By |June 19th, 2015|

FARO congratulates Pratt & Miller Engineering and Corvette Racing on their in class win at the 24 Hours of Le Mans Race, the world’s oldest active endurance sports car race that took place on June 13th -14th in Le Mans, France. […]

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Celebrating World Metrology Day 2015

By |May 20th, 2015|

FARO is committed to accuracy, portability and speed and remains steadfast in our mission to enable our customer’s products and processes to be the best in the world by providing world-class metrology offerings.
In recognition of World Metrology Day 2015, we would like to share a few case studies, webinars, and videos with you. Check out […]

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How Metrology Software Facilitates Reverse Engineering

By |May 14th, 2015|

The process of reverse engineering was at one time an arduous task for product development; however, thanks to 3D measurement technology by FARO, the process is becoming more efficient and cost-effective than ever before. A 55-minute webinar, “Using Metrology Software to Capture Data for Reverse Engineering,” addresses the growing influence in the technology field, uses […]

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Next Generation 3D Laser Scanning

By |March 5th, 2015|

How Blue Lasers, Rapid Capture Rates, and Advanced Optical Performance is Revolutionizing 3D Measurement
The easiest, fastest, and most affordable way to measure parts and products is with a lightweight Portable Coordinate Measuring Machine (CMM) that offers both contact and non-contact measurement. […]

3D Manufacturing Technologies Seminar Recap

By |February 20th, 2015|

Additive manufacturing has increasingly become a topic of interest in the manufacturing sector and for good reason. Implementing 3D scanning and 3D printing provides several alternative solutions that cannot be as easily accomplished using conventional methods. The full 3D scan to 3D print workflow and the benefits of incorporating 3D technology were further explored during the “3D Manufacturing Technologies Seminar” hosted by Modern Tech in Orlando, FL on Thursday, February 12. […]

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