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Why Engineers Need Precision 3D Scanning

Posted by Scott Shuppert on Thu, Sep 24, 2015 @ 03:08 PM

Why Engineers Need Precision 3D Scanning

3D scanning is one of the newer tools available to engineers and designers… and 3D scanners come in all price ranges.  In fact, as 3D scanning technologies have matured, prices have come down.  With the right equipment, the right software, and some scanning experience, nearly any object can be scanned and converted to an electronic image. 

Does it matter what kind of object you need to scan?  Does it matter what kind of 3D scanner you use? After all, much the same techniques are used to scan a model railroad car as are used to scan an airplane part. 

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Tags: CAD 3D Modeling, 3D Scanning, 3D Precision Scanning

CAD 3D Modeling Outsource Tips

Posted by Diane Mitol on Tue, Nov 20, 2012 @ 01:49 PM

CAD 3D Modeling Outsource Tips

Is outsourcing your 3D CAD-BIM modeling, visualization and drafting a smart choice for your company?  This article provides tips to help you decide whether or not CAD 3D modeling outsourcing is right for you.

Deciding What 3D CAD Services You Need

There are many types of 3D CAD activities as well as various 3D CAD software packages with which these activities can be accomplished.  So, your first goal is to determine just what services you need and what 3D software you prefer.  Some of the services that you can outsource include:  (1) 3D CAD Drafting; (2) 3D CAD Modeling, Rendering and Visualization; (3) BIM Modeling;  and, (4) 2D to 3D CAD conversion.  3D CAD software options include:  (1) Catia; (2) SolidWorks; (3) Revit, (4) Microstation and others. 

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Tags: CAD 3D Modeling Outsource, CAD 3D Modeling Services, CAD 3D Modeling