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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New release provides full inspection and reverse engineering workflows, as well as CGI features and user experience updates.
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Desktop Metal and Lumafield create all-in-one scanning and additive manufacturing solution to copy and produce parts anywhere.
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CT Scan for Engineering Parts
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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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