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Pointools' 4 Rhino

Pointools' 4 Rhino

Pointools, a laser scanning data processing software specialist, has released the latest version of Pointools 4 Rhino. Delivering point cloud display technology into Rhinoceros 3D modeling software means that designers can visualize their designs within a real-world context. Pointools allows 3-D models to be created from the millions of 3-D measurements collected by laser scanning devices.

Rhinoceros 3D is a stand-alone modeling tool commonly used for industrial, marine, jewelry, graphic and automotive design, as well as architecture, CAD/CAM, rapid prototyping, reverse engineering and multimedia. Pointools 4 Rhino enables users to benefit from Rhino's powerful design toolset within a point cloud context and is ideal for visualizing, modeling and drawing.

Working with 100s of millions of laser points Rhino users can now utilize different point shading settings in each viewport to optimize each view. Rapid viewport sections allow the user to easily make any orthographic view into a section view, choose its thickness and dynamically update its position by grabbing the section in another viewport. The Pointools plug also enables the construction plane to be linked to the section view so the user is always drawing in the right place. Also included are powerful region tools for selection and manipulation of the data, providing a fast easy way to view only the data required.

Pointools' 4 Rhino
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