The peel 2 handheld professional scanner from peel 3d – a Canadian manufacturer, subsidiary of Creaform –  is on the affordable side of professional scanners. The peel 2 is the next-generation of peel 3d scanners that features the same ease of use but with enhanced features. This scanner provides higher measurement resolution, colour capture, enhanced tracking and better geometry capabilities. The peel 2 provides a resolution of 0.25 mm versus 0.5 mm with the original peel 3d scanner. It also comes with peel 3d’s data processing software (peel 2.0). The starting price is around $7,490.

peel 2, the next-generation handheld professional 3D scanner

The peel 2 comes with peel 2.0 processing software. This software offers 4 features, with it users can cleanup, improve, align and export.

  • – Cleanup: users can crop out things that don’t belong in the 3D scan.
  • – Improve: to optimise the 3D capture.
  • – Align: users can manually align meshes.
  • – Export: it is possible to export 3D scans in a wide variety of formats.