Reverse engineering is the process of creating the design and engineering specifications for a product based on an existing physical product. Technologies such as 3D scanning and computer-aided design (CAD) software are often used to aid in this process.
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Simplifying 3D Scan-to-Print Workflows
Lower cost offerings and AI-enabled automation help streamline scan-to-print workflows in light of more interest in reverse engineering and quality...
University of Toronto Engineering Team Reverse Engineers the Heart
The team built a bioartificial left ventricle, a lab-grown model made with living heart cells and capable of pumping fluid...
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Artec 3D Launches Artec Studio 17
New release provides full inspection and reverse engineering workflows, as well as CGI features and user experience updates.
3D Printing, CT Scanning for Supply Chain Resilience
Desktop Metal and Lumafield create all-in-one scanning and additive manufacturing solution to copy and produce parts anywhere.
CT Scan for Engineering Parts
Lumafield develops CT scanner for engineering diagnosis
Exact Metrology Debuts Next Generation of Artec Micro
This is a high-precision industrial desktop 3D scanner, designed to deliver scans in one click, the company reports.
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Editor’s Pick: New reverse engineering software
Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence REcreate turns 3D data from various sources into a model made for further design work or 3D...
Hexagon’s Reverse Engineering Solution to be Shown at RAPID + TCT 2021
New REcreate redefines reverse engineering with a flexible design approach, company says.
Introducing the New Reverse Engineering
Digitalization has created a revolution in reverse engineering. How can engineers best use these new capabilities?
GE Gets Air Force Airworthiness OK for Metal 3D-printed Engine Part
This F110 component is the first engine component designed for and produced by metal additive manufacturing to be qualified by...
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A Head for Reverse Engineering
Eco-friendly plant holder designer teams with Exact Metrology on reverse engineering project.
Volume Graphics CT Software Includes Scan-to-CAD Reverse Engineering Capabilities
New capabilities support digital twin creation and simulation validation.
3D Systems Unveils Enhancements to Reverse Engineering Software
Unroll/reroll function in Geomagic Design X enables a new modeling workflow for complex revolved parts resulting in a 94% efficiency...
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PolyWorks Software Joins the SMARTTECH3D Offer
It is a universal metrology software platform that is designed for processing and analyzing three-dimensional data.
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