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Good afternoon everyone

I work for a transportation company. I would like to create grade diagrams (eg side-view tophographic maps) for certain sections of our network.

Is there any way of automating this process? As you can see on the attached example, I require route distance to be indicated on the X axis with grades (ie gradients) on the Y-axis. 

Ideally, I would simply switch on a GPS/elevation system that would automatically plot this information as I moved along the route.

Any and all suggestions owuld be immensely ajppreciated.





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  • As I understand from your question. All this can be don on Civil 3D, profiles and process points from profiles. Civil 3D will make your life easy in surveying.

  • Hmm...not sure... let's ask the community on facebook...

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