Creaform Handheld 3D Scanner

Creaform HandySCAN Black

This fast and versatile patented handheld 3D scanner is easy-to-use and generates highly accurate and repeatable results—even in difficult environments and with complex surfaces.

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When accuracy meets versatility and portability

The HandySCAN 3D line-up is the reference in portable metrology‑grade 3D scanner. Optimized to meet the needs of design, manufacturing and metrology professionals, the BLACK Series provides the most effective and reliable way to acquire accurate 3D measurements of physical objects anywhere.

This fast and versatile patented handheld 3D scanner is easy-to-use and generates highly accurate and repeatable results—even in difficult environments and with complex surfaces.

Assembly/Production

  • Virtual Assembly
  • Tool/Robot Path
  • Part Assessment Before Machining

Prototyping

  • Rapid Prototyping & Manufacturing
  • Integration of Prototype Modifications Into CAD File

Testing, Simulation, and Analysis

  • Finite Element Analysis (FEA)
  • Interference Analysis
  • Deformation, Geometry Analysis

Requirements & Specifications

  • Competitive Product Analysis
  • Measurement of Product Environment or Connecting Surrounding Parts
  • Measurement of Exisitng Parts For Aftermarket or Custom Equipment

Concept Design

  • Clay Model Measurement/Reverse Engineer
  • Models and Mock-Ups Measurements/Reverse Engineering
  • Styling & Aesthetics

Concept Prototyping

  • Integration of Prototype Modifications Into CAD File
  • Form Study, Proof-of-Concept
  • Ergonomy

Documentation

  • As-built Documentation of Parts/Tooling
  • Marketing Presentations, 3D Training Systems, Gaming
  • Digital Archiving

Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul

  • Wear & Tear Analysis
  • Custom Repairs/Modication
  • As-built Documentation of Parts/Tooling

Creaform HandySCAN Black

Creaform HandySCAN Black Features

  • Accurate, Reliable & High-Resolution 3D Measurements

  • Portability

  • Faster 3D Scanning Process

  • Simplicity and Versatility

Which HandySCAN is Right For You?

HandySCAN Black

Creaform HandySCAN Black

This fast and versatile patented handheld 3D scanner is easy-to-use and generates highly accurate and repeatable results—even in difficult environments and with complex surfaces.

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HandySCAN Black Elite

Creaform HandySCAN Black

The HandySCAN Black Elite is the industry standard in portable metrology-grade 3D scanners and a proven and trusted patented technology. Optimized to meet the needs of design, manufacturing and metrology professionals, the BLACK Series provides the most effective and reliable way to acquire accurate 3D measurements of physical objects anywhere.

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HandySCAN 307

Creaform HandySCAN Black

The HandySCAN 3D | SILVER Series delivers accurate and reliable 3D measurements regardless of the measurement setup quality and the user’s experience level. Featuring dynamic referencing, both the scanner and part can move freely during scanning, and an accurate and high quality scan can still be obtained.

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HandySCAN 700

Creaform HandySCAN Black

Offering the best value for money, the HandySCAN 3D | SILVER Series represents a smart purchase because of its fair price and high-quality performance.

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Specifications HandySCAN BLACK HandySCAN BLACK | Elite
Accuracy(1)

HandySCAN BLACK

0.035 mm (0.0014 in)

HandySCAN BLACK | Elite

0.025 mm (0.0009 in)

(1) HandySCAN BLACK and HandySCAN BLACK Ι Elite (ISO 17025 accredited): Based on VDI/VDE 2634 part 3 standard. Probing error performance is assessed with diameter measurements on traceable sphere artefacts (ISO 17025 accredited).

Volumetric accuracy(2) (based on part size)

HandySCAN BLACK

0.020 mm + 0.060 mm/m (0.0008 in + 0.0007 in/ft)

HandySCAN BLACK | Elite

0.020 mm + 0.040 mm/m (0.0008 in + 0.0005 in/ft)

(2) HandySCAN BLACK and HandySCAN BLACK Ι Elite (ISO 17025 accredited): Based on VDI/VDE 2634 part 3 standard. Sphere-spacing error is assessed with traceable length artefacts by measuring these at different locations and orientations within the working volume. Results are obtained using integrated photogrammetry with volumetric accuracy optimization. 

Volumetric accuracy with MaxSHOT Next™ | Elite(3)

HandySCAN BLACK

0.020 mm + 0.015 mm/m (0.0008 in + 0.00018 in/ft)

(3) The volumetric accuracy of the system when using a MaxSHOT 3D cannot be superior to the default accuracy of the chosen system and model.

Measurement resolution

HandySCAN BLACK

0.025 mm (0.0009 in)

Mesh resolution

HandySCAN BLACK

0.100 mm (0.0039 in)

Measurement rate

HandySCAN BLACK

800,000 measurements/s 

HandySCAN BLACK | Elite

1,300,000 measurements/s

Light Source

HandySCAN BLACK

7 blue laser crosses 

HandySCAN BLACK | Elite

11 blue laser crosses (+ 1 extra line)

Laser class

HandySCAN BLACK

2M (eye-safe)

Scanning area

HandySCAN BLACK

310 x 350 mm (12.2 x 13.8 in)

Stand-off distance

HandySCAN BLACK

300 mm (11.8 in)

Depth of field

HandySCAN BLACK

250 mm (9.8 in)

Part size range (recommended)

HandySCAN BLACK

0.05–4 m (0.15–13 ft)

Software

HandySCAN BLACK

VXelements

Output formats

HandySCAN BLACK

.dae, .fbx, .ma, .obj, .ply, .stl, .txt, .wrl, .x3d, .x3dz, .zpr, .3mf

Compatible software(4)

HandySCAN BLACK

3D Systems (Geomagic® Solutions), InnovMetric Software (PolyWorks), Metrologic Group (Metrolog X4), New River Kinematics (Spatial Analyzer), Verisurf, Dassault Systèmes (CATIA V5, SOLIDWORKS), PTC (Creo), Siemens (NX, Solid Edge), Autodesk (Inventor, PowerINSPECT)

(4) Also compatible with all major metrology, CAD, and computer graphic software through mesh and point cloud import.

Weight

HandySCAN BLACK

0.94 kg (2.1 lb)

Dimensions (LxWxH)

HandySCAN BLACK

79 x 142 x 288 mm (3.1 x 5.6 x 11.3 in)

Connection standard

HandySCAN BLACK

1 X USB 3.0

Operating temperature range

HandySCAN BLACK

5-40 °C (41-104 °F)

Operating humidity range (non-condensing)

HandySCAN BLACK

10-90%

Certifications

HandySCAN BLACK

EC Compliance (Electromagnetic Compatibility Directive, Low Voltage Directive), compatible with rechargeable batteries (when applicable), IP50, WEEE

Patents

HandySCAN BLACK

CA 2,600,926, CN 200680014069.3, US 7,912,673, CA 2,656,163, EP (FR, UK, DE) 1,877,726, AU 2006222458, US 8,032,327, JP 4,871,352, US 8,140,295, EP (FR, UK, DE) 2,278,271, EP (FR, UK, DE) 2,230,482, IN 266,573, US 7,487,063, CA 2,529,044, EP (FR, UK, DE) 3,102,908, US 15/114,563, CN 201580007340X

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Accurate, Reliable & High-Resolution 3D Measurements

The HandySCAN 3D | BLACK Series delivers accurate, high-resolution and repeatable results, regardless of the measurement setup quality and no matter the user experience. Featuring dynamic referencing, both the scanner and part can move during measurement and still provide an accurate and high‑quality scan.

This handheld 3D scanner is a stand-alone device that does not require a tripod nor any external tracking device to operate. Fitting in a small suitcase, it can be brought anywhere and used in any environmental conditions without affecting its performance.

The HandySCAN 3D | BLACK Series scanners features multiple laser crosses and an automatic mesh generation, enabling a faster workflow from the set-up to the scan and then to the file!

With its user-friendly interface and ergonomic design, this 3D measurement solution is easy-to-use and has a short learning curve. Its versatility gives the opportunity to scan various object sizes and surface types in real time—all with the same device.

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Creaform 3D Scanner Support

The ability to support our customers is the cornerstone of our business. Our engineers are available 12 hours per day, 5 days per week, our award-winning technical team can assist you with your 3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing challenges in a timely manner.

Call: 888-285-2284
Email: 3dp.support@cati.com
Support Hours: 7AM – 7PM Central Time
Support Days: Monday – Friday

3D Scanning Services

Whether you are just exploring the technology or need access for an upcoming project, our experienced team can provide you with the information you need for parts as small as a screw to as large as an airplane. Ideal for reverse engineering and part inspection, 3D scanning lets you:

  • Create accurate CAD models from existing parts by digitizing.
  • Minimize costs & time when validating prototypes by comparing to CAD.
  • Ensure quality production and eliminate downtime by tracking wear and tear of tooling.
  • Perform faster and more accurate First Article Inspection (FAI) directly on the shop-floor.

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CATI Is Your 3D Scanning & Metrology Success Plan

As a Creaform Strategic Partner, no one is more qualified to build and support your product development process.  We believe everyone should have access to our curated portfolio of transformative engineering and manufacturing technologies.

By listening to and working with you, we will find the right solution for you at the right time, with an implementation and growth plan to support your business ambitions.

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