Dimensional Accuracy of Parts Manufactured by 3D Printing for Interaction in Virtual Reality
Filip Górski 1  
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Wiesław Kuczko 1  
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Paweł Buń 1  
 
 
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Poznan University of Technology, Poznan, Poland
Publish date: 2017-12-05
 
Adv. Sci. Technol. Res. J. 2017; 11(4):279–285
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Realism of a Virtual Reality simulation can be improved by use of physical objects tracked in real time. The paper presents possibility of using low-cost FDM process, realized by MakerBot Replicator 2X machine, in comparison with a professional one to build tooling for a simulation of ultrasound examination procedure. The objects were manufactured on two different machines out of ABS material, 3D scanned for accuracy testing and finally possibilities of their use in a VR system were evaluated.
CORRESPONDING AUTHOR:
Radosław Wichniarek   
Poznan University of Technology, Piotrowo 3 Str, 60-965 Poznan, Poland