RE: [MORPHMET] Portable scanner for 3D models

2018-02-13 Thread Murat Maga
I would suggest microCT for things that small especially, if you can get access to one or have the specimens ship to an imaging facility. Resolution (and detail) will be far superior, and the amount of work you will do to convert the voxel data to surface models is going to be far less than

Re: [MORPHMET] Portable scanner for 3D models

2018-02-13 Thread Giada Giacomini
Hello Carlos, in my experience the only surface scanner which reconstructed in a decent way bat skulls is Breuckmann Laser Scan for small objects (model SmartSCAN R5/C5 5.0). But I wouldn't consider it portable. For Myotis species (in particular the small ones) you will need to take at least 3-4