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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FARO Launches FARO RevEng for Design Professionals
This is a scan-to-CAD software solution for the FARO Design ScanArm.
Hexagon Kicks off Production Software Business
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How to Leverage High-Strength 3D Printing
Can't figure out how to integrate high-strength 3D printing into your manufacturing workflow? Try a new perspective. Learn more.
Cyborg3D MeshToCAD Launches
Cyborg3D MeshToCAD is a standalone software product that is designed to improve the process of converting mesh geometry into...
Putting Engineering in Reverse
How 3D scanning and an underlying hunger to compete is driving the design quest for reverse engineering in global industry.
FARO Acquires Open Technologies
In its purchase of Open Technologies, FARO extends 3D capabilities into dental and across various design-driven industries.
Exact Metrology Hosts Dual Open Houses
Product demonstrations and technical presentations on 3D and CT scanning by Exact Metrology engage a large audience in Wisconsin and...
3D Scanning: Do Your Point Clouds Have a Purpose?
Working with the right level of detail is the key to reverse engineering via 3D scanning.
Workstation Research Provides New Insights
What end users think about workstations and how they use them.
View Reverse Engineering Using FARO Design Arm
In this brief video, Faro Engineer Si Horton demonstrates how to use the Faro Design Arm for reverse engineering in...
Reverse Engineering and 3D Printing for Motorsports
Wiring in racecars is becoming more and more complex and power units are made up of several parts that need...
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Exploring Digital Transformation as an Evolutionary Journey
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UL Opens Catalog of Safety Standards
A library of more than 1,400 standards is now available to all.
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New version has 86 upgrades and enhancements to make CAM workflows more efficient.
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