- 40X Ultra Speed Series
     - 20X High Speed Series
     - Vantage Series
     - Value Series
     - Color Texture Series
     - Human Scan Series
     - Dental Scan Series
     - Laser Profile Measurement
     - Rapid Prototyping Series
     - RapidForm Reverse
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     - Dental CAD
     - CNC Milling Centre

40X 3D Laser Scanner


Scan 3D is an integrated laser scanning system that utilizes the latest advanced German optical measurement and numerical control positioning technology and components. Scan 3D can rapidly capture the 3D geometric shape data of a sample, e.g. scanning a spectacle in 1 minutes. User can make use of the captured data for direct copymill with a CNC milling machine or direct Rapid Prototype fabrication with an RP machine, no 3D modeling work required. The captured data can also assist product redesign and 3D modeling for production tooling manufacturing.

Product Features
  • Instant 3D Scanning
    - 40X Faster than Similar Type of 3D Scanners in China & Taiwan
    - For example: Scanning of a toy surface takes only 1 Minutes

  • 5-Axis Automatic Scanning Process
    - Multi-Angle Scanning
    - Automatic Aligning and Merging of Scanned Faces

  • Direct CNC Tool Path Generation

  • Output STL File for RP Fabrication

  • Compatible with CAD/CAM Software (e.g. Master CAM, UG, Pro-E and SolidWorks, etc.)
    - Support Multi Export Format, including IGES, DXF, STL, OBJ, XYZ, etc.
    - Create 3D feature curve based on scan data and auto convert to IGES suface for CAD modificaion

Product Characteristic

  • Adopt German High Resolution & Hi Speed Laser Sensors and Laser Optics components
  • Adopt German Imported XYZ Slides
  • Adopt Japanese High Quality Close-Loop Control and motors
  • Support Multi-Language (English and Chinese) Easy Control Interface


  • Multi-Language interface, easy to use
  • Direct copymill with CNC milling machine, no 3D modeling required
  • Direct RP fabrication by outputting file to RP machine, no 3D modeling required
  • High flexibility, capable of scanning different shapes and material, e.g. soft and spongy material
  • High accuracy, with selectable resolution options
  • Fast scan speed. No plaster support required
  • Communicate with generic CAD/CAM system via ASCII point , DXF point & STL file format


Optional Module



Scan 3D II – 40X 3D Laser Scanner


Scan 3D II – Precision 40X

Scan 3D II – High Speed 40X

Scan 3D II – High Speed + 40X


40(L) x 43(W) x 59(H)inch (several size available)

Scan Volume

Small: 360x300+Laser Lengthx400mm3
Medium: 460x400+Laser Lengthx400mm3
Large: 600x400+Laser Lengthx530mm3

Laser Type

Class II laser, 670nm, Visible red spectrum

Linear Repeatability

+/- 0.01mm

Linear Accuracy

+/- 0.01mm

Optical Resolution

+/-0.03 (Y) 0.05 (Z) mm

+/-0.05 (Y) 0.10 (Z) mm

+/-0.08 (Y) 0.15 (Z) mm

Standard Deviation




Stand-off Distance


Laser Length




Scan Speed

48,000 pts/sec

Scan Software

Scan 3D Pro

Output Format

IGES, DXF, ASCII point cloud format,OBJ,STL Triangle Surface Format ,FCS,VRML

Operating Voltage

220AC, 50Hz


One year parts and labor. Technician's traveling and accommodation expenses not included for service outside Hong Kong


Contact Type Digitizer VS Laser Scanner



Contact Type Digitizer

Laser Scanner


Scanning Approach

Contact type touch trigger approach

Non-contact optical triangulation



Mechanical touch sensor and position locator for coordinate measurement

Laser and optical triangulation for coordinate measurement



Relatively slow

Relatively fast


Scan Operation

Human monitoring is required for contact type digitizing process

Fully automatic scan process. No human monitoring required


Scan Resolution

Low to high (depends on machine type and price level)

Medium (generally)



Sensor radius compensation is required

No compensation required


Detail Level

Limit by radius of sensor. Difficult to measure detail shape

Capable of measuring high detail shape by using laser beam


Deep Cavity & Slot

Using longer sensor probe can measure deep cavity and slot

Limit by the laser reflection angle to measure deep cavity and slot


Plaster Support

Need plaster support to fix sample for digitizing

No support is required and allow free positioning for scanning



Support direct copymill. Cutting tool should be the same diameter as the sensing probe and the cutting step over should be the same as sensing step. As a result , milling efficiency is low

Support direct copymill. Can use CAD/CAM software to generate rough, semi-finishing and finishing toolpath directly from scanned STL model to yield high machining efficiency

[ See Full Case Study of Skin Scanning to Solid RP ]

[ See Full Case Study of Full Body Scanning to Solid RP ]

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