Shining 3D SOP

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About this Machine

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The EPL has a Shining3D EinScan-SP Desktop 3D Scanner. It is able to scan a volume between 30×30×30 mm and 200×200×200mm automatically on the turntable, or 1200 ×1200×1200mm manually using a fixed mount.

Machine Safety

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How to Get Help

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Using this Machine

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Calibration MUST be performed any time the scanner or turntable is moved. It MAY be performed before every use, but it is not necessary. To calibrate:

  1. Insert the calibration board into the board holder.
  2. Place the calibration board and board holder onto the center of the turntable, facing the scanner.
  3. Open the software as instructed in the Getting Started section aboves. Select EinScan-SP as the scanner model and go to NEXT. Getting started with calibration button, following the on-screen instructions to turn the calibration board in 3 directions. NOTE: Only rotate the calibration board during calibration, not at other times.


Describe how to check that the machine is okay to use. Describe make the machine ready to use.


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Explain how to safely shut down the machine.


Explain how to reset the work station for the next user.

Tips and Tricks

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Getting Started

Using the Scanner

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