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FARO® Knowledge Base

Creating 180 Degree Scans with the Focus3D Laser Scanner

With the FARO Focus 3D Scanner, if a scan is manually configured to scan between 0 and 180 degrees or 180 degrees to 360 degrees, the scanner will still take a full 360 degree scan. If you would like to record a scan of a 180 degree field of view to reduce the scan size or to reduce the amount of time required for data analysis, the scanner should be configured to 1 to 181 degrees instead of 0 to 180 degrees.

This configuration behavior may be revised in a future version of the scanner firmware.

Last Updated: May 2012


Keywords: 180 degree scan, scanning problem