New Feature Highlight: Creaform’s HandyScan Black Part 1


Creaform recently announced the next generation in their high accuracy laser scanning product line, the HandyScan Black series. This blog will go through a few of the changes they’ve implemented compared to the previous generation of HandyScan.

Accuracy – 25% Increase

The HandyScan Black boasts an improved point to surface accuracy of 9 ten thousandths of an inch (0.0009”) vs the previous generations 12 ten thousandths of an inch (0.0012”).

Volumetric Accuracy – 30% Increase

Measure large parts more accurately with an improved 5 ten thousandths of an inch per foot measurement error vs the old HandyScan’s 7 ten thousandths inch per foot.

Measurement Resolution – 50% Increase

With 0.0009” Measurement resolution, you’ll be able to measure even finer part features than before.

Mesh Resolution – 50% Increase

Get a crisper image and tighter measurement definition on your part with the scanner’s improved 0.0039” mesh resolution.

Measurement Speed – 170% Increase

By increasing the number of laser lines from 7 to 11, Creaform has been able to ramp up their measurement speed to an incredible 1.3 million measurements per second.

Stay tuned for part two where we’ll go over additional technical specs.

Cullen Williams
Application Engineer
Computer Aided Technology, LLC

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