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Teaching Manual – Reverse engineering

This manual presents theoretical information and general concepts on reverse engineering. Why resort to this process, what tools are there for you to use, what are the best practices? Download this guide to get the full overview!

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One of the most important changes in metrology in the past few decades has been the development of portable measuring devices. This has brought inspection right to the production line, as close to the part as possible.

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Teaching Manual – Quality Control / Inspection

This manual focuses on the theory and general concepts of the quality control / inspection process, its usefulness, best practices as well as the existing means and technologies available. Read it all to obtain the whole picture!

CMM portable Metrology document

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CMM OR PORTABLE METROLOGY | How to Choose the Most Effective Measuring tool

The problems and impacts of limiting quality control to the CMM.
Explores complementary portable solutions.
Provides QC managers with guidelines to facilitate the migration of quality control to the production floor.

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How to solve productivity issues with automated quality control

This guide aims to present solutions, in the form of best practices, that will help quality engineers and managers solve their productivity issues and guide them through the implementation of an automated dimensional inspection solution for their at line and inline metrology applications

Implement portable optical metrology - check list

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Are you ready to implement portable optical metrology?

Assess your QC and QA processes in 10 easy questions. Start solving your productivity issues and optimizing your manufacturing process.

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Metrology-Grade Manufacturing

This infographic demonstrates Creaform’s metrological rigor, from its rigorous specifications, conformity to industry standards, extensive product acceptance tests, and more.

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3D scanning and 3D printing: Learn more about Product Development 3.0!

In this new infographic entitled PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT 3.0, we invite you to explore and learn about the 3D scanning and 3D printing universe!

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Understanding portable 3D scanning technologies

Entitled Understanding portable 3D scanning technologies, this new eBook provides an in-depth exploration of the ever-evolving world of portable 3D scanning: the latest innovations, what defines portability and the different positioning methods. Key concepts covered inside this second eBook of the series include: Dynamic referencing, True portability, Self-positioning, Positioning through targets, Positioning through natural features, Hybrid positioning and Matching 3D scanning needs to positioning methods

Ebook - introduction to 3d scanning

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An introduction to 3D scanning

In this new ebook, entitled AN INTRODUCTION TO 3D SCANNING, we invite you to explore and learn about the 3D scanning universe, including topics such as: The purposes of 3D scanners, How 3D scanning work, Various 3D scanner categories and their positioning methods and The applications through product lifecycle management