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Which is the best 3D printing filament?

Which is the best 3D printing filament?

When we carry out a 3D printing service, we have to consider the materials used. We don't just use the same plastic every time, as different plastics are better depending on the environment that they’d be used in. Here's a little introduction to the types of 3D...

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Artec or Zeiss: what’s the best 3D Scanner brand?

Artec or Zeiss: what’s the best 3D Scanner brand?

Within the last five years, the 3D scanner market has grown increasingly diverse with products to suit all needs, varying in price, size, ability and shape. However, with so many 3D scanners available it can be difficult to know which would best fit your budget and...

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The History of 3D Printing – Where, When & How

The History of 3D Printing – Where, When & How

For many, 3D printing is a relatively new concept that has only become more widely recognised and globally utilised in recent years. In actuality, 3D printing has been around since the 1980s and is quickly becoming one of the fastest growing industries. With the...

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The future of 3D printing in toolmaking

The future of 3D printing in toolmaking

3D printing has many applications in a variety of global industries. One area in particular that 3D printing has proven most beneficial has been in toolmaking. With the seemingly endless possibilities of 3D printing now being realised across the globe, many are eager...

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Do I need a handheld or stationary 3D scanner?

Do I need a handheld or stationary 3D scanner?

When it comes to choosing between a handheld and stationary 3D scanner it is important to consider the ways in which it will be used to understand which device will best suit your needs. Here we will discuss these two different 3D scanner options. We'll also discuss...

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3D printing solutions for the medical sector

3D printing solutions for the medical sector

There are many industries benefitting from utilising 3D printing, but it is the medical sector more than ever that is continuously finding new applications for this innovative tech. With the pressure to quickly find faster and more cost-effective means of saving lives...

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In its thirteenth year of trading, Central Scanning Ltd has grown from strength to strength, developing close working relationships with our clients. From teeth-sized objects to complete cars and more, Central Scanning Ltd is able to provide a full service for 3D scanning, digitisation, reverse engineering or inspection as required.

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