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3D Scanning, Reverse Engineering & Rapid Prototyping

Engineer at NeoMetrix Reverse Engineers AR-10 Rifle from Scan Data

As an engineer at NeoMetrix Technologies, Ken Hart helps clients improve their current reverse engineering workflow through the use of 3D scanning technology. 3D scanners are efficient at capturing surface measurements of complex parts and the output scan data serves...

3D Printing & Digital Technology: Benefiting Aircraft Engine Manufacturing

The small town of Cameri, located in between two of Italy’s most industrial cities, Milan and Turin, may not be the most appealing destination to tourists, but to those involved in additive manufacturing, it is an engineer’s playground. Avio Aero, now...

Crohn’s Disease Patient Invites People to Look Inside His Virtual Colon

Larry Smarr is many things. He is the founding director of the California Institute foe Telecommunications and Information Technology (Calit2), a joint venture between University of California Irvine and University of California San Diego. He is a professor of...

The New R.A.M.B.O.

Say hello to the U.S. Army’s new little friend, R.A.M.B.O, or Rapid Additively Manufactured Ballistics Ordinance, a 3D printed grenade launcher. This gun, modeled off of a M203 grenade gun, comes equipped with a pistol grip and is made up of 50 parts. These...

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