SHINING 3D introduces its new Multifunctional FreeScan Combo 3D Scanner

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FreeScan Combo for multifunctional metrology scanning
FreeScan Combo for multifunctional metrology scanning/Source: SHINING 3D

SHINING 3D, a leading global provider of technologies for 3D digitization and 3D inspection, introduces the FreeScan Combo to its FreeScan UE series of Metrology 3D scanners.

It is a multifunctional handheld 3D scanner with hybrid light source: blue laser and infrared VCSEL.

Features of the FreeScan Combo

FreeScan Combo adopts metrology-grade accuracy, fine scanning and high precision from the FreeScan series, while providing an even lighter and more compact design. It features 26 + 7 + 1 blue laser lines and an infrared scanning mode.

Considering speed, versatility and accuracy, this high-performance 3D metrology solution can meet the needs of different scanning scenarios such as metrology-grade inspection, reverse engineering and further applications.

Scanning speed

The FreeScan Combo can scan at a rate of 1,860,000 points per second using laser scan mode and 2,250,000 points per second using infrared mode. The FreeScan Combo has a high accuracy of 0.02 mm according to VDI-VDE 2634-3 while capturing a large amount of data per second.


FreeScan combo is a compact handheld scanner
FreeScan combo is a compact handheld scanner/Source: SHINING 3D

This metrology-grade scanner is ergonomic and small in size. With dimensions of 193 x 63 x 53 mm and a weight of 620 gms, the FreeScan Combo is a compact and versatile scanner.


The different scanning modes include:

  • 26 laser lines designed for simple and large-scale laser scanning.
  • Seven parallel laser lines are used to scan fine details.
  • From narrow areas such as holes, a single laser line can obtain 3D data.
  • Infrared mode can scan without the use of markers.

Intuitive and free scanning software

FreeScan Combo offers a simple workflow, as well as powerful and user-friendly software. The software integrates connections to commonly used 3D inspection and design software, making it easier to import scan data.

FreeScan Combo is a versatile scanner that can be used for metrology-level precision inspection, reverse design, additive manufacturing, and other applications in a wide range of manufacturing sectors, including automotive, aerospace, rail transportation, heavy industries, mould manufacturing, casting and foundry, and medical.

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