28 DAYS to MACH 2018!
FARO is delighted to announce that they will be giving a MACH debut to the worlds most innovative portable coordinate measuring machine, the FARO QuantumS ScanArm. The advanced new QuantumS allows manufacturers to easily verify product quality by performing actions such as 3D inspections, dimensional analysis.
Date: 9-13th April
Location: NEC, Birmingham
Register for your place today!
The Natural History Museum recently used the FARO Edge Arm to scan their blue whale and achieve a full digital specimen. They can then further use this for research and outreach.
Read the full article here or discover our latest FARO QuantumS ScanArm.
Becci Ellis became the fastest women on a conventional motorcycle setting a world record of 264.1 mph on 17th August 2014. However, she did not stop at this. With a team of experts, she turned to Manchester Metrology to find a solution for reducing her motorcycles aerodynamic drag. In order to succeed there was a need to gather highly accurate data and this came through the use of the FARO Edge ScanArm HD.
Read the full story here:
FARO, Manchester Metrology, and Optimax have joined together to provide you with the Metrology networking event of the North, held at the Etihad Stadium, Manchester City Football Club – West side.
Where: Etihad Stadium, Manchester City Football Club
When: 28th March 2018
Time: 10.30am – 3.00pm
Here you will find out how you can enable faster, more accurate, compelling and useable 3D documentation for your industry.
Don’t forget to also bring your parts in for us to probe, scan and create full measurement reports directly on the day, and whilst we are doing this, take advantage of the free Manchester City stadium tour (registration required).
The Natural History Museum in London has been using FARO’s ScanArm since 2017 and has just undertaken a project to create replicas of their Dinosaur, Dippy. Previously, models of specimens were created by molding from the surfaces but this had a possibility of damaging the object.
To discover more read the full article:
Real-time location enables a unique value to facilitate a more confident analysis and decreases the risk of taking a less than optimal action. It provides the opportunity to have the right end result every time!
Read more about what Joseph Arezone has to say about Real-time location here:
Would you like to learn more about 3D Laser Scanning for Heritage?
Look no further…
Historic England has released an interesting new guide which talks you through on the different hardware and software available in laser scanning. Also learn how the laser scanned data can be collected, processed and managed.
What is Virtual Reality?
‘Virtual reality’ means ‘near-reality’
FARO’s construction Product Manager, Oliver Buerkler discusses the growth of Virtual reality and the opportunities it can provide to users in the construction industry. The FARO Scene 7.1 software is the first mainstream into the virtual worlds by FARO!
Read more about the FARO Scene 7.1 & Virtual reality in BIM Today, P92- 93!
David McCreadie 3D measuring & Modelling Ltd has recently used the FARO Focus Laser Scanner to produce a 3D scan of the Mavisbank House. They are known to be a provider of high quality specialised 3D measurement, modeling and photography services to both the UK and the international heritage sector.
The Focus provided David McCreadie 3D measuring & Modelling Ltd with fast, straightforward and ultra- high accurate measurements of objects and buildings.
To discover more read the full article:
New FARO® Design ScanArm® 2.0 released today!
- Improving overall Product Design workflow, enabling better efficiency across the entire design process.
- Delivers highly accurate capturing of complex geometric products, objects and prototypes.
- The real world design output conforms now even more tightly to the final computer aided design (CAD).
Watch a short video to learn more:
Or visit FARO’s website for more details: