Coincidentally, we have recently been contacted by a very, high end, ice
skate manufacturer to laser scan the bottom of skaters feet in order
provide a more accurate fit and decrease turnaround time ( still classified
as cobblers). We are looking into the possible use of DTM's elastomeric
material for testing.
Also, we have cross sectionally scanned the bottom of a shoe ( treads) with
great success. Non-contact scanners are not fond of 90% angles, therefore
the results of the cross sectional scan was extremely encouraging. These
files are easily saved as STL, IGES or NC Toolpaths.
1054-C Shary Circle
Concord, CA 94518
Tel: 510-676-1280 / Fax: 510-676-1288
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"Scanning The Globe For A Constant Variety Of Projects"
(Take a look at the 7th fetzer valve, Gordo)
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