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Carlo Alberto Birocco replied to TOMUS BOGDAN's discussion Topcon system hybrid
"Hi Tomus All depends by the field software are You using. If it can consider the prism offset, the antenna/prism height is automatically calculated respect the rod reading. So, when you set the antenna height , pay attention to the "offset…"
Jun 7
Carlo Alberto Birocco replied to ERIC TENOR's discussion Deformation monitoring
"Hi Eric I agree with the reply of Kevin. It depends from many factors, and the geologist has to evaluate the risk level and the best equipment for the monitoring.  A basic question is: how is the position sample rate (real time, hourly, daily,…"
Jun 5
Carlo Alberto Birocco replied to Mohammad Salem's discussion How to measure leica ts11 instrument hight?
"Mohammad, the two dots are at the same height when the instrument is good levelled. Otherwise, the rotation axis of the telescope can't be horizontal and both horizontal and vertical angle will be wrong. The slightly (I hope ...) differences…"
May 28
Carlo Alberto Birocco replied to Mohammad Salem's discussion Does prism type effect Leica TS11 measurement accuracy?
"Hi Mohammad! On the prism's mount You can read the modelname. If You are using Leica prism, it may be: Obviously, You must input the proper prism's constant at the beginning of the survey. Otherwise, the distance will be affect by wrong…"
May 28
Carlo Alberto Birocco replied to Dave Laferriere's discussion Topcon GPS file help in the group Topcon Support Group
"Hi Dave! Here are the Rinex files from your TPS: 6217.rar 6288.rar Now I have no time to process both baselines. If nobody will solve it tomorrow, I will do it (if I not will forget it ...). Bye Carlo Alberto"
May 20
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May 20
Carlo Alberto Birocco replied to Nimal Jayamaha's discussion SOKKIA SRX ROBOT IS NOT TRACKING ATP1 360 PRISM CENTRE ?
"Nimal, what Ivan and Troy wrote above is absolutely correct. Due the image processing, your SRX achieves better accuracy in angular measurements. This is an AP1 image from SRX camera during a service inspection in my lab: Sorry for image quality,…"
May 20
Carlo Alberto Birocco replied to Gregg's discussion surveypro using GPT3005 shooting inaccuracies in the group Older Recon/TDS 5 how to use
"Greg, I read only now your post, so I don't know if you solved the doubt ... Your total station has a 5" angular accuracy and ±(3mm+2ppm) EDM linear accuracy; with these values you can analyze the network adjustment and estimate…"
Apr 24
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Older Recon/TDS 5 how to use

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Apr 24
Carlo Alberto Birocco replied to Kurt Rardin's discussion L5 Tracking OAF
"Welcome Kurt! I'm working daily with full GNSS receivers (base+rover equipments) and I realize, the biggest improvements are consequent to the build up of the Beidou and Galileo orbital segment. In many sites, with a lot of obstructions, more…"
Apr 12
Carlo Alberto Birocco replied to Joseph C. O'Connor's discussion Open Source Software and then more on Open Source.
"An interesting news ... I'll follow it! Carlo Alberto"
Apr 12
Carlo Alberto Birocco replied to Mohammad Salem's discussion Taking points in the site area
"Dear Mohammad, I agree with Kevin. The first question is a detailed analisys of the design requests. You say "renewing", but ... of what? Part of existing buildings has to be destroyed and rebuild, or only a conservative restoration? Are…"
Apr 12
Carlo Alberto Birocco replied to Adam Haywood's discussion Spectra SP80 Z Blade technology
"Adam,  what do You mean when say " ...but they can only use one constellation at a time."? The GNSS receivers work, in RTK, using all common satellites tracked by rover and base. If You have a full GNSS system, it works with four…"
Apr 7
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Mar 21
Carlo Alberto Birocco replied to Stephen R.'s discussion Topcon ES-105 Checking Level Mid Setup
"Stephen, in OBS MODE, try to switch the display on P2 (press FUNC key to scroll the pages). It shows the label "TILT". Hit F2 and the bubble will appear Bye  Carlo Alberto"
Mar 16
Carlo Alberto Birocco replied to Peter Hunt's discussion Trimble TSC3 Compatibility
"Hi Peter I don't know too well TSC3, but it seems quite similar to other WinMobile field controllers. The Bluetooth transceiver is 2.0+EDR compliant, suitable with the most part of GNSS new and old receivers. So, You can connect the i-80 with…"
Feb 24

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I am here because I am a.
Professional Land Surveyor
Surveyor Bio:
Civil Engineer.
I'm working in field, aerial and architectural survey from 1991. Actually I'm in design of monitoring solution GNSS and MEMS based. I'm writing also software survey-oriented.
A.R.T. Geomatica
Location for Member Map
N 45°02'31.63" E 7°40'31.60"
Licenses Certifications or Awards
Degree in Civil Engineering.
Qualification for "Land Survey" teaching in secondary school.
Customers Trainer (in cooperation with instruments local Dealer).
I have experience with the following
GPS, cadastral, topographic, topographic surveys, control network surveys, ground movement monitoring, GIS, teaching, Survey Office, Software Development, Archeaology, Aerial, Equipment Repair, I Teach Surveying, i am a software developer
How many years have you been surveying?
27 years
Most comfortable with the following types of instrumentation
Total Stations, GPS, Surveying Software, Robotics, Automatic Levels, 3D scanners, GNSS, Old school surveying, theodolite

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