Artec Space Spider

Artec Space Spider

The Artec Space Spider, renowned for its metrological accuracy, instills confidence in CAD professionals and engineers with its top-tier 3D scanning capabilities.

Designed for CAD professionals and engineers, it employs blue light technology to capture intricate details with exceptional precision and vivid color representation. This scanner excels in rendering complex structures, making it perfect for tasks like PCB scanning and fine object detailing. Its robust and reliable design sets it apart, making it the go-to choice for high-resolution 3D scanning needs.

  • Resolution & Accuracy
  • Rapid Data Capture Rate
  • Full-Color Data capture

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High-Precision Industrial 3D Scanner

The Artec Space Spider is not just a high-precision industrial 3D scanner, it’s a versatile tool that can be used in a variety of applications. With a 3D point accuracy of 0.05mm and a 0.1mm resolution, it’s perfect for capturing both organic and mechanical objects. Its rapid data capture rate of 1 million points per second, combined with a swift frame rate of up to 8 FPS, ensures that no detail is missed. And with its full-color data capture capability, it’s ideal for rendering and 3D printing, allowing you to create accurate, detailed models with the object’s original colors.

Precision Meets Speed

Artec Space Spider perfectly balances accuracy and efficiency with a rapid scanning speed of 7.5 frames per second (fps) while maintaining an outstanding 3D point accuracy of 0.05 mm. This means you can create highly precise 3D models of small industrial components or intricate sections of larger objects without compromising on detail or time.


Exceptional Color and 3D Resolution

Artec Space Spider is your tool for capturing detailed 3D models with impressive 3D resolution as fine as 0.1 mm. With a texture resolution of 1.3 megapixels, it excels at creating full-color 3D replicas of your objects, down to the minutest details, such as the ridges of a fingerprint. Get ready to achieve remarkable precision and lifelike color in your 3D scans.


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Why Choose The Artec Space Spider?


High-Resolution Scanning

The Artec Space Spider is renowned for its precision. It offers an exceptional 3D point accuracy of 0.05 mm and an impressive 3D resolution of 0.1 mm, which ensures the creation of highly detailed and accurate 3D models, even for small industrial objects.


Rapid Scanning Speed

With a rescanning speed of 7.5 frames per second (fps), the Artec Space Spider is designed for efficiency. It can process up to one million points per second, providing fast and efficient scanning without compromising accuracy.


Vibrant Color Capture

Artec Space Spider doesn’t just capture data, it captures vibrant full-color data from the objects you scan. This allows you to create 3D replicas that are not just accurate in shape, but also in color and texture. This feature is invaluable for applications where color accuracy is crucial, bringing a new level of realism to your 3D replicas.

Technical Specifications

Artec Space Spider
3D accuracy0.05 mm
3D resolution0.1 mm
Object sizeStarting from 5 mm
Full color scanningYes
Target-free trackingHybrid geometry and color based
3D reconstruction rate8 FPS
Output formatsAll popular formats, including STL, OBJ, and PLY
Weight of scanner0.8 kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

No, the Artec Space Spider is designed for immediate use without the hassle of targets or initial calibration. Its advanced hybrid geometry and texture tracking enables it to capture 3D objects, even those with subtle features efficiently. This user-friendly design ensures that you can start scanning right out of the box. However, like any precision tool, periodic recalibration is recommended to maintain its peak performance. Recalibration involves adjusting the scanner’s internal settings to ensure accurate measurements. For detailed guidance on recalibration, please refer to our Support Center.

Absolutely! The Artec Space Spider’s name is a testament to its space-faring origin, having been initially crafted for the International Space Station. This innovation ensures that the scanner achieves its peak accuracy swiftly and maintains consistent data accuracy unaffected by environmental variances.

Definitely! The Space Spider is not just another 3D scanner; it’s a precision tool. It excels in producing 3D models with remarkable precision, offering an accuracy of 0.05 mm and a resolution of 0.1 mm. This makes it an invaluable asset for CAD enthusiasts, whether they’re reverse-engineering obsolete parts or diving into rapid prototyping for innovative designs. With the Artec Space Spider, you can be assured of the highest quality and precision in your 3D scanning projects.

Artec Space Spider is designed to work closely with Artec Studio, which is optimized for capturing, processing, and handling 3D data. Beyond Artec Studio, the output from the Space Spider is versatile and can be integrated with a broad spectrum of CAD and CAM software solutions. This adaptability ensures the Space Spider’s relevance across various professional sectors. Before diving into a particular software, we recommend checking its compatibility to guarantee a seamless integration. With the Artec Space Spider, you can feel confident that it can meet your diverse software integration needs.

The Artec Space Spider stands out for its unmatched precision and consistency. Its unique origins tailored for space conditions have translated into unparalleled performance on Earth. The absence of a need for external tracking targets, coupled with its rapid data processing, makes it a top choice for professionals seeking the best in 3D scanning technology.

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Handheld 3D Scanner


Aerospace, Archaeology & Heritage Preservation, Automotive, Education & Research, Entertainment & Media, Forensics & Law Enforcement, Healthcare & Medical, Manufacturing & Design, Military & Defense


Accident Analysis & Reconstruction, Aerodynamics & Hydrodynamics Analysis, Design and Modeling, Digital Preservation, Interactive Learning & Training, Metrology, Quality Control & Inspection, Rapid Prototyping, Reverse Engineering, Safety & Compliance Analysis, Tooling and Mold Creation, Virtual Reality & Augmented Reality Content Creation, Wear, Damage, and Condition Analysis

Compatible Software

Artec Studio, DezignWorks Pro Mesh for Autodesk Inventor, Geomagic Control X, Geomagic Control X Essentials, Geomagic Design X, Geomagic Design X Essentials, Mesh2Surface SolidWorks Plugin, Polyworks | Inspector DezignWorks 10. Quicksurface, Pro Mesh for SolidWorks, QuickSurface


AESUB Scan Spray, Frames, Turntables

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