Creaform Academia 50 – 3D Scanner

Put the power of 3D digitisation into the hands of your students with ACADEMIA. Creaform’s easy to use professional grade 3D scanner.

Give your students a hands-on learning experience and show them how they can use 3D scanners. Usage for a wide variety of engineering applications, such as product development, reverse engineering and inspection.

Part size range (recommended)                             0.3 – 3.0 m (1 – 10 ft)
Accuracy                                                                    Up to 0.250 mm (0.01 in)
Mesh resolution                                                        0.500 mm (0.020 in)
Measurement resolution                                          0.250 mm (0.010 in)
Measurement rate                                                    550,000 measurements/s (1)
Volumetric accuracy (based on part size).            0.500 mm/m (0.006 in/ft)
Scanning area                                                           380 x 380 mm (15.0 x 15.0 in)
Stand-off distance                                                   400 mm (15.75 in)
Depth of field                                                            250 mm (10.0 in)
Light source                                                              White light (LED)
Texture Colors                                                           24 bits
Texture resolution                                                     50 to 150 DPI
Positioning methods                                                 Geometry and/or targets and/or texture
Weight                                                                        950 g (2.1 lb)
Dimensions (LxWxH)                                                150 x 171 x 251 mm
Connection standard                                                1x USB 2.0
Operating temperature range                                  5–40°C (41–104°F)
Operating humidity range (non-condensing).       10–90%
Certifications                                                             EC Compliance (Electromagnetic Compatibility Directive, Low Voltage Directive), IP50, WEEE



Access fascinating didactic material for professors

With Creaform’s brand-new educational solution suite, Creaform ACADEMIA, professors can now benefit from a wider range of 3D measurement hardware, software and didactic material to enhance their curricula and research projects.

As a complementary bonus, Creaform is offering Sample Kit, which will give academics great insight into the wealth of information provided in Creaform ACADEMIA. This Sample Kit is free for professors to help get a feel of how they can get started with the integration of 3D scanners right away.

What is included ?

You will get 50 network licence seats – completely free of charge ! ( £75 admin charge )

  • 50 network seats of VXmodel Scan-to-CAD reverse engineering module
  • 50 network seats of VXinspect 3D inspection software module
  • 5-year worry-free ACADEMIA Customer Care Plan
  • Self-training documentation on ACADEMIA 3D scanners
    • Inc Customisable teaching presentations
    • Inc Video tutorials and self-learning documentation
    • Inc Pre-built lab exercises with sample datasets for real hands‑on experience with 3D file

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Creaform Academia – Educational Solution Suite

At Creaform, we believe that teachers and researchers should have access to the latest 3D measurement technologies in order to more effectively prepare the engineers and designers for tomorrow’s workplace—and carry out ahead-of-the-curve research that will guide the future.

Say hello to Creaform ACADEMIA, a game-changing solution suite tailored to the unique needs of academics everywhere.

Package Types




Part size range
0.3 – 3.0 m (1 – 10 ft)
Accuracy Up to 0.250 mm (0.01 in)
Resolution 0.500 mm (0.020 in)
Measurement rate 550,000 measurements/s (1)
Volumetric accuracy
(based on part size)
0.500 mm/m (0.006 in/ft)
Scanning area 380 x 380 mm (15.0 x 15.0 in)
Stand-off distance 400 mm (15.75 in)
Depth of field 250 mm (10.0 in)
Light source White light (LED)
Positioning methods Geometry and/or targets
Weight 850 g (1.9 lb)
96 x 140 x 258 mm
Operating temperature range 5–40°C (41–104°F)
Operating humidity range
Certifications EC Compliance (Electromagnetic Compatibility Directive, Low Voltage Directive), IP50, WEEE

(1) With positioning targets or with an object presenting adequate geometry for positioning.

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