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LFM to Recap Conversion

Post by jtayl71 » Wed Jun 06, 2018 5:00 pm

I have recently been given a large dataset from a client that was done using Z+F scanner for the purpose of bringing the data into AutoCAD for design. I am a FARO guy and have never used anything related to Z+F or LFM. I have downloaded the LFM Server free trial to see if I could export to anyway, but no avail. The client has .ZFS files, .ZFC files along with the .LFM/.LFD file formats. Is there a workflow where I can get these somehow into ReCap without having to purchase a software for a one time use? Thanks for the assistance!

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Re: LFM to Recap Conversion

Post by pbashiri » Wed Jun 06, 2018 6:41 pm

You can call ZF USA support, They are very good. How big is your data set? I have ZF control maybe I could help you too.

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Re: LFM to Recap Conversion

Post by jtayl71 » Wed Jun 06, 2018 6:58 pm

Peyman,

Thank you for the response, my dataset is quite large, 700+ individual scan setups, over 800 GB. I will see about contacting ZF USA support. I am able to get the pre-registered scans into recap, but I can't seem to get the registered dataset there.

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Re: LFM to Recap Conversion

Post by gabrio » Thu Jun 07, 2018 5:56 am

to make a recap project (rcp file) from zfs files you can import direct zfs dataset in a new recap file: import and skip registration.

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Re: LFM to Recap Conversion

Post by jtayl71 » Thu Jun 07, 2018 12:48 pm

Gabrio,

I tried just this and none of the scans were registered together. They had lost all of their coordinate data and seemed to just be the raw data taken from the scanner.

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Re: LFM to Recap Conversion

Post by gabrio » Sat Jun 09, 2018 1:05 am

hum, what a strange. we register scan from a zf imager 5010 with laser control. we save the register matrix in the zfs file, then export zfs file and import in recap skipping registration. that’s all. well, i never used LFM. sorry for the wrong tip.


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