San Francisco Giants fans are lining up at Oracle Park these days, looking for the chance to get a picture – not with a player, but with a painstakingly recreated statue of the spacesuit used by Neil Armstrong to [...]
About David BassettDavid Bassett is a California licensed architect and co-founder and Chief Technology Officer at Scansite Inc.
The sweet spot between technology and craftsmanship The stakes were high when the Smithsonian Institution’s Air and Space Museum contacted Scansite to create 15 replicas of Neil Armstrong’s iconic spacesuit. Not only did the Museum want the replicas to [...]
San Rafael, CA August 14, 2019 Scansite3D Creates Replicas of Neil Armstrong’s Spacesuit for the Smithsonian Institution’s Air & Space Museum’s 50th Anniversary Celebration. The stakes were high when the Smithsonian Institution’s Air and Space Museum contacted Scansite to [...]
Facebook 3D Feed Enables 3D Content Created by Scansite3D 3DaaS Asset Creation Service to be Displayed on Social Media
For Immediate Release San Rafael, California, February 20, 2018 – Scansite3D 3DaaS (3D-as-a-Service) is an integrated process for creating high resolution, photorealistic, 3D digital assets from client’s existing objects for Retail, E-Merchandising, AR/VR, and the Experience Economy. Scansite3D's pioneering 3DaaSTM 3D assets can [...]
Scansite3D Founder and CEO, Lisa Federici, Chosen for 2018 Elite Group “50 influential & inspiring women in 3D printing”!
SAN RAFAEL, California – March 8, 2018 3Ders.org has chosen Scansite3D Founder and CEO, Lisa Federici, for its 2018 elite list "50 influential & inspiring women in 3D printing" Today is International Women’s Day. A day for women all over the world [...]
October 23, 2017 Author: Somerset Bassett At Scansite3D, we have seen a marked increase in interest from legacy automobile owners. 3D scanning has fully captured the imagination of the classic car community and for good reason, too! It was 25 years [...]
For Immediate Release PEBBLE BEACH, CA - August 20, 2017 The ‘Best in Show’ trophy of the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance classic car show, was originally found in a Paris antique shop 15 years ago by former show chairman, [...]
Author: Somerset Bassett The 1938 Talbot Lago bevel gear we were asked to reverse engineer required a CAD file to create new parts. These parts wear over time and the originals have not been supported since Lago was sold in 1958. We [...]
Founder and CEO, Lisa Federici, Chosen as One of the Most Influential Women in 3D Printing Industry!
SAN RAFAEL, California – March 6, 2017 In honor of 2017 International Women's Day, Scansite3D is extremely proud to announce that founder and CEO, Lisa Federici, has been chosen as one of the most influential women in the 3D printing [...]
Scansite3D Creates New American and National League Batting Champion Awards for Major League Baseball
2016 All Star Game - San Diego, CA For Immediate Release - July 20, 2016 San Rafael, CA Scansite3D presented their contribution to Major League Baseball with the unveiling of two new trophies that were presented during pregame festivities at [...]
The Problem with Overseas CAD Work. Author: Somerset Bassett Increasingly, one of the problems with globalization is that vital intellectual property information is traveling over great distances with minimal oversight. And many companies do not feel obligated or inclined [...]
Watch the video: http://www.ketv.com/news/council-bluffs-neighborhood-association-pay-9000-for-3d-scan-of-black-angel/39675186 COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa - June 1, 2016 - The "Black Angel," is a nationally known monument that pays tribute to Ruth Anne Dodge, Gen. Grenville Dodge's wife. The sculptor who made it is the same [...]
Saving Adam: Scansite3D helps restore Tullio Lombardo’s Adam Sculpture at the New York Metropolitan Museum of Art San Rafael, California – October 26, 2015 – Scansite3D (www.scansite.com), the leading innovator in museum quality 3D scanning and virtual reconstructions announced [...]
When commissioning 3D scanning services, its crucial to know what the "downstream" application will be. Will the 3D data be used for reverse engineering? 3D printing? CNC milling? Visualization? FEA or CFD? While some downstream applications are more forgiving [...]
Project: 3D scanning an LSR Streamliner to make performance improvements before Speed Week at Bonneville. Challenge: In order to investigate potential modifications, HELIMEC needed to scan the vehicle onsite so that a computer model could be created for CFD [...]
Scansite3D Provides 3D Scanning and 3D inspection and analysis of Rodin’s Hands for Stanford University
Stanford University Medical Center Uses 3D Sculptures to Demonstrate and Train Clinical Anatomy and Surgical Students SAN RAFAEL, California – June 25, 2015 – Scansite3D, the leading provider of 3D scanning, 3D inspection and analysis and reverse engineering, has [...]
For an accurate representation of these detailed sculptures, with their many nooks and crevices, Stanford University needed a scanning provider that could deliver extremely high quality 3D scans. Using Three Dimensional Sculptures to Demonstrate and Train Clinical Anatomy and Surgical [...]
Stanford asks for Scansite3D’s help to reveal medical hand conditions perceived in Auguste Rodin hand sculptures.
Scansite 3D used 3D scanning and custom editing techniques to provide crucial steps in restoring a historic Santa Barbara fountain. The Spirit of the Ocean, Santa Barbara’s iconic and seemingly robust fountain, has been crumbling for decades and is on [...]
Museum & Cultural Heritage Santa Barbara County Courthouse Scansite garners award for their work on the Spirit of the Ocean fountain that stands outside historic Santa Barbara Courthouse. Grand Pinnacle Awards Brochure
The Metropolitan Museum of Art Recruits Scansite 3D to Digitize Michelangelo’s Long Lost Cupid Discovered at the French Embassy. New York, Metropolitan Museum – The cultural services of the French Embassy in the United States are located on [...]
Artist Robert Graham recruits Scansite 3D and AP Proto to help him create a new bronze sculpture for the Basilica at Notre Dame University. Selective Laser Sintering Used to Create Bronze Sculpture for Basilica at Notre Dame University [...]
This insightful book provides an insider's glimpse into how Scansite 3D helped sculptor Robert Graham create the Vatican's most ambitious building project since the Renaissance. Spanning over a 2 year period, Scansite 3D used high end 3D laser scanner [...]
Scansite creates 3D digital files of the new FDR sculpture and bas relief panels for the Memorial in Washington, D.C. Memorial for All of Us'; Statue of FDR In Wheelchair Added to Tribute The Washington Post - Washington, D.C. [...]