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How to Use the Maker Bubble Facilities and Services: 3D Scanners

Make an Appointment

For the first time users, we strongly recommend setting up a consultation session on 3D scanning with staff to learn how to use and operate the scanners.

For setting up a consultation session, please use the booking system to reserve a time.

3D Scanning Service

3D scanner is a device which is able to capture real-world objects or environment and construct digital 3-dimentional models. This service equipped with NextEngine 3D Laser Scanner and Structure Sensor 3D Scanner may help students and faculty to utilize precise measurements of the physical objects and reduce the number of prototype design cycles.

 

Loan Service

3D Scanners are available for loan to current CUHK students, staff and faculty at the Learning Garden of the University Library.

 

Booking a Consultation Session

For first time users, we strongly recommend setting up a consultation session on 3D scanning with staff to learn how to use and operate the scanners.

For setting up a consultation session, please use the booking system to reserve a consultation session.

 

Service Hours

 

9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday-Friday (except public and University holidays)

 

Conditions of Use

  1. Accessing to the scanners is free for CUHK students, staff and faculty. The scanner must be checked out and returned to the Learning Garden Help Desk during Help Desk service hours.
  2. The Scanners may be booked for up to a maximum of 4 hours per day. If the demand for access to the scanners is not high at the time, a session may be extended.
  3. Ensuring fair access to all eligible users, the scanners are available on a first-come, first-served basis.