Powerful Tool for Product Development

Take advantage of “measure once” precision in our most powerful, easy-to-use handheld 3D scanner. Ideal for moving your product development forward on schedule, Go!SCAN 3D delivers speedy, reliable dimensions of even the most complex surfaces. Easily integrated into your 3D modelling software and product life-cycle workflow, not only will your product development improve, but you can innovate faster and minimize your time-to-market.

Get it Right the First Time!

Scan any object without set-up time and acquire flawless texture and geometry, as well as high-definition details in vivid colour. Go!SCAN SPARK™ is an ideal tool for the product development phase as it quickly measures any complex surface so that you “get it right” the first time.



Image shows a motorbike seat being 3D scanned with creafrom Go!SCAN SPARK scanner


Image shows a Buddha statue being scanned with Creaform Go!SCAN 3D scanner

High Scan Resolution & Quality

The Go! SCAN 3D’s high definition and level of detail deliver unrivalled scan quality for every scan. Rely on fast, accurate results in full colour!

  • Reliable results
  • Resolution of 0.100 mm
  • High definition for intricate details

Image shows a man 3D scanning a car with Creafrom Go!Scan 3D scanner

Up and running in less than 2 minutes.

Need to do more in less time? Our fastest system can help. It can scan almost any part in minutes and interface with your chosen software platform. It’s your quickest path to successful reverse engineering, CAD, 3D printing, and more.

  • Instant mesh
    Ready-to-use files
  • High measurement rate
    Up to 1,500,000 measurements/s
    99 white light scanning lines
  • Quick setup
    Up and running in less than 2 minutes

Image shows a man on top of a bus frame while holding a Creaform Go!SCAN 3D scanner


Go anywhere and get the same fast, accurate, and consistent performance as in controlled environments. Every feature of the Go!SCAN was developed to improve your efficiency, speed, and productivity.

  • Lightweight
    1.25 kg (2.7 lb)
  • Dynamic referencing
    Object and scanner can be moved freely during a scan
  • It fits into a protective carrying case

Looking for the ultimate portable metrology-grade 3D scanner for quality control or product development?

Our experts will find the perfect 3D measurement solution for you!


Image shows a young man scanning a racing chair with Creaform Go!SCAN 3D scanner


 Flexibility & Ease of Use

“Point and shoot” simplicity eliminates the need to set up the part. An easy user interface means anyone can get the same dependable results. Fast set-up and real-time scan previews let you precisely measure large or small objects in minutes.

  1. Simple User Interface
  2. Real-time Mesh Visualization
  3. Plug & Play
  4. Positioning Using Geometry, Colour or Targets
  5. With a Single Device, Scan Any Part
  • High-performance optics
    Optimal scan quality
  • White light technology
    Fast 3D scanning
  • Color texture camera
    Realistic color acquisition and reliable tracking
  • Stand-off distance meter display
    Maximizes scanning performance
  • Multifunction buttons
    Quick access to frequently used software functionalities
  • Innovative design
    Outstanding user experience

Learn more about the Go!SCAN 3D scanner


VXElements Scanning Software

VXelements: 3D Software Platform

Your Go!SCAN 3D includes VXelements, a powerful yet intuitive control centre for all the 3D scanning and measurement technologies we offer, including data acquisition, inspection and CAD modules. All the vital applications and components are conveniently packaged in an easy-to-use, streamlined user interface.

VXmodel Creaform HandySCAN 3D Scanning Post Processing Software


Scan-to-CAD software module

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VXinspect Creaform HandySCAN 3D Scanning Inspection Software


Dimensional inspection software module

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Go!SCAN 3D Scanning Applications

CAD design

  • 3D scan-to-CAD
  • Reverse engineering (extracting design-intent)
  • Packaging design
Requirements and specifications

  • Competitive product analysis
  • Measurement of product environment or connecting/​Surrounding parts
  • Measurement of existing parts for aftermarket or custom equipment
Concept design

  • Clay model measurement/​Reverse engineering
  • Models and mock-ups measurement/Reverse engineering
  • Styling and aesthetics



  • Reverse engineering for developing replacement / Restoration parts
  • Planning of complex assemblies disassembly/​Dismantling
Tooling design

  • Reverse engineering of dies, molds, fixtures, jigs and patterns
  • Update of CAD file to reflect as-built tooling measurements
  • Tooling validation/inspection

  • Virtual assembly
  • Tool/Robot path programming
  • Part assessment before machining
Quality control

  • First article inspection (FAI)
  • Part-to-CAD inspection
  • Supplier quality inspection
Concept prototyping

  • Integration of prototype modifications into CAD file
  • Form study, proof-of-concept prototypes
  • Ergonomy prototypes

  • As-built documentation of parts/Tooling
  • Marketing presentations, 3D training systems, serious gaming
  • Digital archiving
Maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO)

  • Wear and tear analysis
  • Custom repairs/​Modification
  • As-built documentation of parts / Tooling before maintenance

  • Rapid prototyping / Manufacturing
  • Integration of prototype modifications into CAD file
  • Prototype inspection
Testing, simulation and analysis

  • Finite element analysis (FEA)
  • Interference analysis
  • Deformation, geometry analysis

Technical Specifications

Check this brief spec sheet to learn more about how to rely on precision, ease-of-use and flexibility from this handheld metrology-grade 3D Scanner.


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Up to 0.050 mm (0.0020 in)
Volumetric Accuracy
Volumetric Accuracy
0.050 mm + 0.150 mm/m (0.0020 in + 0.0018 in/ft)
Volumetric Accuracy with MaxSHOT Next™lElite
Volumetric Accuracy with MaxSHOT Next™lElite
0.050 mm + 0.015 mm/m (0.0020 in + 0.00018 in/ft)
Measurement Resolution
Measurement Resolution
0.100 mm (0.0039 in)
Mesh Resolution
Mesh Resolution
0.200 mm (0.0078 in)
Measurement Rate
Measurement Rate
1,500,000 measurements/s
Light Source
Light Source
White light (99 stripes)
Positioning Methods
Positioning Methods
Geometry and/or color and/or targets
Scanning Area
Scanning Area
390 x 390 mm (15.4 x 15.4 in)
Stand-off Distance
Stand-off Distance
400 mm (15.7 in)
Depth of Field
Depth of Field
300 mm (11.8 in)
Part Size Range (recommended)
Part Size Range (recommended)
0.1–4 m (0.3–13 ft)
Texture Resolution
Texture Resolution
50 to 200 DPI
Texture Colors
Texture Colors
24 bits
Output Formats
Output Formats
.dae, .fbx, .ma, .obj, .ply, .stl, .txt, .wrl, .x3d, .x3dz, .zpr, .3mf
Compatible Software
Compatible Software
3D Systems (Geomagic® Solutions), InnovMetric Software (PolyWorks), Dassault (CATIA V5 and SOLIDWORKS),
PTC (Creo), Siemens (NX and Solid Edge), Autodesk (Inventor, Alias, 3ds Max, Maya, Softimage)
1.25 kg (2.7 lb)
Dimensions (LxWxH)
Dimensions (LxWxH)
89 x 114 x 346 mm (3.5 x 4.5 x 13.6 in)
Connection Standard
Connection Standard
1 X USB 3.0
Operating Temperature Range
Operating Temperature Range
5–40°C (41–104°F)
Operating Humidity Range (non-condensing)
Operating Humidity Range (non-condensing)
EC Compliance (Electromagnetic Compatibility Directive, Low Voltage Directive),
compatible with rechargeable batteries (when applicable), IP50, WEEE
CA 2,600,926, CN 200680014069.3, US 7,912,673, EP (FR, UK, DE) 1,877,726, AU 2006222458,
US 8,032,327, JP 4,871,352, EP (FR, UK, DE) 2,278,271, IN 266,573, US 7,487,063, CA 2,529,044,
CA 2,810,587, US 8,836,766, JP 5,635,218, CA 2,875,754, EP (FR, UK, DE) 2,751,521, US 9,325,974,
CA 2,835,306, CN 201280023545.3, CN 201280049264.5, JP 6,025,830, EP (FR, UK, DE) 2,875,314,
CN ZL 201380029999.6, JP 6,267,700, EP (FR, UK, DE) 3,102,908, US 15/114,563, CN 201580007340X