Design / Manufacturing Systems Laboratory
Department of Mechanical Engineering
A Hymarc Hyscan 45C laser digitizer is used to obtain non-contact point cloud
data from larger parts.
The digitizer control computer is synchronized with the
Coordinate Measuring Machine (CMM) scales,
and transmits approximately 2000 XYZ point values per second,
to a Windows NT Workstation GUI computer.
The Hymarc XhyscanNT and SDRC Imageware software packages are used for
visualization and conversion to Computer Aided Design (CAD) B-spline and