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GEOGRAPHIC COORDINATE SYSTEM PROJECTIONS

Hello, I am a civil designer with limited survey experience.  I am learning about the concepts behind geographic coordinate projections. …

Started by Chuck Turlington

10 Jan 8
Reply by CHARLIE B. AYCOCK, III

GEOID ELEVATION

Hello, I am a novice surveyor learning about the geoid and its used in calculating elevation.  In my research I see the reference made to…

Started by Chuck Turlington

18 Jan 3
Reply by Chuck Turlington

Part:2 Translate,Rotate and Scale :Coordinate Transformation

Here is the Hp 35s,it came out in 2007.This was introduced to commemorate the 35th anniversary of the of the Hp 35,that came out in 1972 fo…

Started by Billy Brooks

7 Nov 15, 2016
Reply by RAYMOND KINGSLY

Surveying

What are the equipment required To measure the area of room very accurately, Need to elaborate the procedure.

Started by Lalith Senanayake

2 Nov 11, 2016
Reply by Lalith Senanayake

Lot Subdivision

can u help me guys? i need some advice to our fellow surveyors, what formula/s to use in subdividing a lot. i trying to make a excel progra…

Started by charlie-jm

4 Oct 14, 2016
Reply by CHARLIE B. AYCOCK, III

Labeling on Google maps

Hi friends, I used to lable my jobs on goole map, It gave me relax as it direct me to reach the place,and even details of the land with str…

Started by Lalith Senanayake

2 Oct 13, 2016
Reply by Lalith Senanayake

Sun,Star Shots, Astronomic azimuth, hour angle method observation

Hi Everyone, For those of you have never done this,you do not know what you are missing.  I think every surveyor needs to do this ,if it is…

Started by Billy Brooks

24 Oct 8, 2016
Reply by Billy Brooks

Volume by Average End Area

Hi Everyone, Here in this discussion, i will talk about doing X- sections of road beds and days gone by of using a planimeter and miles and…

Started by Billy Brooks

14 Sep 30, 2016
Reply by Billy Brooks

Optical/laser plumb with plexiglass

Hi guys Thanks to those of you who helped me out with a similar question I asked a while back. When plumbing up through penetrations usin…

Started by James

4 Sep 27, 2016
Reply by Billy Brooks

Once Upon A Time ?

Once Upon a Time, Hi Everyone,I am Sure this will bring back some memories,and if you never seen it before ,then take a Gander,because ther…

Started by Billy Brooks

9 Sep 24, 2016
Reply by Billy Brooks

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