3D Systems and SHINING 3D have partnered together to bring you an all in one solution for your 3D scan to CAD needs.While modern CAD software is still quite limited in its ability to make use of 3D scan data, Geomagic Essentials brings you the tools needed to use the CAD system as part of your scan-based modeling workflow. Converting your 3D scans to CAD has never been easier. Geomagic Essentials is the bridge software that extracts all the necessary elements of a scanned part for immediate use in your CAD software.

• Bridging the Gap between 3D Scanning and CAD
• Low total cost of ownership
• Improving customer journey and experience


Geomagic Essentials provides the tools needed for processing 3D scan data. (scan to print, downstream reverse engineering workflows in your native CAD)

-Scan processing allows you to directly edit scan data

-Manage file size through decimation for faster processing

-Scan-native application for better performance and efficiency

-High quality automatic CAD conversion

-Feature extraction allows for the extraction of CAD perfect shapes from scan data

-Precise geometry allows you to compare design features to scan data for accuracy analysis

-Convert your 3D scan data to a solid format

-Import all geometry into the native CAD package for a familiar modeling environment

-Scan-Native Application ( performance, efficiency )
-Scan Based Alignments
-High Quality Automatic CAD Conversion
-Automatic Mesh Healing
-Cross Sectioning (curves & sketch-like results )
-Industry Standard Mesh Processing and Refinement
-Extensive Select & Feature Fit Workflows
-Region Detection
-Feature Extraction
-Texture Editing Tools
-Large Data Set Performance
-Scan to CAD 3D Comparison

Complete Scan to CAD Workflow

Scan and capture real-world geometry with the upmost precision at unrivaled speeds with the Einscan Pro 2X series Multifunctional Handheld Scanner. Create rich 3D models that can be used in a multitude of digital formats. Export your scan data directly to Geomagic Essentials. Enhance your creativity and streamline your design process like never before.

Directly edit and process your scan data to be used in familiar and native CAD platforms. Manage file size, multiple scans, and orientations
in one complete easy to use solution. Prepare your scan for your native modeling environment.

Import your processed scan with ease raising the overall efficiency of your design workflow. Analyze, design, and reverse engineer your scan with all of the CAD tools at your disposal.