GoMeasure3D Support

FAQ

How does the HDI Advance 3D Scanner work?
The HDI Advance is a structured light scanner, meaning a light source projects a series of patterns onto the object called a fringe projection. The FlexScan...
Thu, 23 Aug, 2018 at 5:18 PM
Scannable Object Sizes With the HDI Advance
The single scan adjustable field of view (FOV) can be found in the product datasheet  Generally speaking, the HDI Advance can scan objects as small as a le...
Thu, 23 Aug, 2018 at 5:33 PM
Using a higher resolution machine vision camera
You can change to a higher resolution camera, but not all camera models are supported by FlexScan3D. Also, it is not recommended because using higher megapi...
Tue, 21 Aug, 2018 at 2:58 PM
Using a webcam or DSLR camera with FlexScan3D
Webcam and DSLR scanning are not supported. However, we do support DSLR for high-quality texture capture.
Tue, 21 Aug, 2018 at 2:58 PM
Machine vision cameras supported by FlexScan3D
We currently support the Grasshopper 3 (USB3.0), Flea3 (USB3.0), and Grasshopper (Firewire).
Tue, 21 Aug, 2018 at 2:59 PM
Maximum Amount of scanners connected at one time
In theory, our software is capable of connecting as many scanners as you want, but we have only tested up to four scanners on a single PC. If you want to co...
Tue, 21 Aug, 2018 at 2:59 PM
Why can't four scanners simultaneously take one scan and align the data?
Some users wonder if they can point four scanners at an object and get a one click 360 degree scan. FlexScan3D uses geometry to align scans. If you place th...
Tue, 21 Aug, 2018 at 3:00 PM
Scan Speed
Each scan takes roughly one second (fastest 0.88 seconds), and it takes several seconds more to create the mesh. So to do a 360-degree scan with a rotary ta...
Tue, 21 Aug, 2018 at 3:00 PM
Flexscan compatibility with other operating systems (Mac OS / Linux)
FlexScan3D only works with Windows 7 and 8. We recommend using the 64-bit versions of these operating systems instead of the 32-bit versions to take advanta...
Tue, 21 Aug, 2018 at 3:01 PM
Calibration board size for different fields of view (FOV)
Many people wonder what calibration board size they should use.  Make sure your calibration board is 1/3 of the camera's live view.   If you are usin...
Tue, 21 Aug, 2018 at 3:01 PM