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Old 02-11-2018, 09:09 PM   #1
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Need help with type of laser transit that could accomplish measuring in a true line on a set grade for ten points within ten feet. This could be accomplished by measuring the points separately on a true line then again on the grade or both at once. I'm having great difficulty with product discriptions for products matching these requirements. I'm hoping someone with transit experience could point me in a direction. Thanks!
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what is a true line?

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Old 02-11-2018, 09:31 PM   #3
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True as in a straight line but with a high degree of accuracy that I'm hoping a laser could provide.
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Why not just use a good traditional transit? Plumb over your line and shoot it on down.


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So two functions I'm looking for with a working range of 80-6 ft from transit: Funct 1, set a slope with the beam at least 1% or 0.5 increments. Funct 2, invert the beam 90 in order to invert the rod 90 to lay points on a straight line no matter the given slope obviously within line of sight of the beam.
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A laser typically has too much play in the width of the beam for great accuracy, better to use an optical transit with fine crosshairs.
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I have a Topcon one man total station that I would love to sell you.
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https://www.contractors-tools.com/sp...er-and-remote/


I have and use this unit (HV302GC-2) for foundation and grade layout. I bought it from them also he is very knowledgeable with what you would like it to do. Spectra is extremely accurate and durable you would be hard pressed to find a better one IMO.

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https://www.contractors-tools.com/sp...er-and-remote/


I have and use this unit (HV302GC-2) for foundation and grade layout. I bought it from them also he is very knowledgeable with what you would like it to do. Spectra is extremely accurate and durable you would be hard pressed to find a better one IMO.

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