Molinos de Campo de Criptana

La Mancha, Spain

The Molinos de Campo de Criptana, or windmills in the tradition of Don Quixote, are some of the last remaining 16th century mills preserved in Spain.

We scanned the entire internal mechanism of one of the last with a complete, hand-carved, gear system.

Set up of our terrestrial laser scanners

3D models

Molinos de Campo de Criptana by CVAST on Sketchfab

Videos

These animations show renderings of point clouds that CVAST created by scanning the Molinos de Campo de Criptana using terrestrial laser scanners. Especially interesting is the original mechanism of the windmill, visible in both animations.

Preliminary results

A model of one of the scanned windmills
Orthophoto with interior and exterior

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