Monthly Archive: February 2012

Feb 23 2012

Is it really possible to use 3D printing services in every home?

If questioned, many people will say that 3D printer is not a common computer accessory to have in an individual home. The reasons behind this reaction can be that without the special technical knowledge and skill set, it will be very difficult for them to create 3D CAD file on the 3D printer or 3D …

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Feb 14 2012

Comet l3D 5M entry-level scanner

3D scanning is actually a lot harder technically than 3D printing, 3D printing technology is expensive but the levels of accuracy are high. With 3D scanning getting high accuracy is difficult and requires expensive equipment. The Comet Sensor Systems L3D 5M though is the first entry-level system to come out that offers a high degree of …

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Feb 13 2012

EMS Press Release – Steinbichler Releases Comet L3D 5 Megapixel Blue Light 3D Scanner

COMET L3D 5M – The new dimension of efficient 3D data acquisition from Steinbichler Optotechnik Steinbichler Optotechnik GmbH, the worldwide leading supplier of optical measuring and 3D scanning technology presents the new 5 Megapixel Sensor COMET L3D 5M 3D Scanner. “In comparison to the basic model COMET L3D, the “5M” offers improved camera resolution for …

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Feb 08 2012

Bringing home 3D Printing with Marketbot printers

Marketbot 3D Printing Services

The name for the latest 3D printer from Makerbot is great: The Replicator; many marketers say a good product should do what it says on the tin, unfortunately though MakertBot’s Replicator doesn’t quite do that, at least not unless you also have a 3D scanner at home. Therein lies the biggest problem with 3D printing becoming …

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