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### Traverse, Traverse Line and How does GPS fit into all of this with GPS Traverse

If you look the word traverse up it is used as a noun, a verb, a adverb, a adjective and the list goes on.It also  has many definitions oth…

### Traverse calculation Including a Direction sheet

Traverse Calculations Sheet and Directions This is direction sheets and traverse sheet calculations made easy for 1st year students. I re…

Started by Rolita Rode SmitLatest Reply

### Levelling Calculations made easy - Rise and Fall Method

I have drawn up a spreadsheet explaining how to do the basic calculatuions for the rise and fall method of leveling my surveying students w…

Started by Rolita Rode SmitLatest Reply

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### Use Shadow of a Tree to Calculate Height

Here is a really cool trick to calculate the height of a tree using its shadow, taught by Jeff Jenson of UNLV

Started by Jaybird

4 Aug 5, 2018

### L. R. , What is L R ? I was asked that one day. He was not ready for the answer.

One Day, On the tailgate of my survey truck I had plans waiting to be look at , and calculators here and there with Data Collectors, scales…

Started by Billy Brooks

10 Jun 14, 2016

### Traverse, Traverse Line and How does GPS fit into all of this with GPS Traverse

If you look the word traverse up it is used as a noun, a verb, a adverb, a adjective and the list goes on.It also  has many definitions oth…

Started by Billy Brooks

13 Apr 1, 2016

### Double rodding, I never called it this, I used Double turns, 2 of something

Hello Eveyone, I guess it does not matter what you call it ,if it can be mastered it saves time and money. Running long level runs can tak…

Started by Billy Brooks

3 Mar 21, 2016

### Calculation for levelling -- Collimation method or what ever else its called

I created a spreadsheet to explain the collimation methods calculations to my surveying students, they found it very useful, hope that you…

Started by Rolita Rode Smit

7 Feb 24, 2016

### Surveying formulas

I am a rodman and i have three years of land surveying exp. but i am now doing industrial surveying work and next year i want to go retake…

Started by Brian Gay

3 Feb 17, 2016

### Use a scale/ruler to measure the height of a tree

Make a clearly visible mark on the tree trunk at a fixed, measured height above ground level—say, four feet, or six feet. Hold a ruler in f…

Started by David Bosshard, RLS

4 Feb 16, 2016

### Levelling Calculations made easy - Rise and Fall Method

I have drawn up a spreadsheet explaining how to do the basic calculatuions for the rise and fall method of leveling my surveying students w…

Started by Rolita Rode Smit

4 Feb 16, 2016

### Rules of Thumb for surveying

Several rules of thumb which makes life a little easier: When checking in and your off 30" remember 20" is 0.01' in 100' so if your 50' fee…

Started by Michael Alan Sanchez

2 Feb 16, 2016

### Secrets of Mental Math

This is a book i stumbled across called Secrets of Mental Math for you to download and read.  Enjoy surveyors!

Started by ⚡Survenator⌁

0 Feb 16, 2016

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### Traverse, Traverse Line and How does GPS fit into all of this with GPS Traverse

Started by Billy Brooks. Last reply by Billy Brooks Apr 1, 2016.

### Double rodding, I never called it this, I used Double turns, 2 of something

Started by Billy Brooks. Last reply by Billy Brooks Mar 21, 2016.

### L. R. , What is L R ? I was asked that one day. He was not ready for the answer.

Started by Billy Brooks. Last reply by Billy Brooks Jun 14, 2016.

### Secrets of Mental Math

Started by ⚡Survenator⌁ Feb 16, 2016.

### Ebook: Trigonometry Workbook For Dummies

Started by ⚡Survenator⌁ Dec 28, 2015.

### Rules of Thumb for surveying

Started by Michael Alan Sanchez. Last reply by ⚡Survenator⌁ Feb 16, 2016.

Started by ⚡Survenator⌁. Last reply by Arnel M. Domag Jul 10, 2014.

### Traverse calculation Including a Direction sheet

Started by Rolita Rode Smit. Last reply by Jaybird Aug 8, 2013.

### Calculation for levelling -- Collimation method or what ever else its called

Started by Rolita Rode Smit. Last reply by Billy Brooks Feb 24, 2016.

### Use a scale/ruler to measure the height of a tree

Started by David Bosshard, RLS. Last reply by Billy Brooks Feb 16, 2016.

### Levelling Calculations made easy - Rise and Fall Method

Started by Rolita Rode Smit. Last reply by ⚡Survenator⌁ Feb 16, 2016.

### Surveying formulas

Started by Brian Gay. Last reply by Billy Brooks Feb 17, 2016.

### Equations used to convert coordinates

Started by omar lozada. Last reply by Arnel M. Domag Aug 26, 2011.

### Use Shadow of a Tree to Calculate Height

Started by Jaybird. Last reply by Sutoidem Theophilus Aug 5, 2018.

### Find Height of Structure to Nearest Hundredth of a Foot

Started by Jaybird Apr 14, 2011.

### Online Tool for Converting Latex Equations into Images

Started by ePalmetto Mar 18, 2011.

### Formula for Calculating Coordinates of a PD Theodolite

Started by Jaybird. Last reply by Antonio Jr Mar 15, 2011.

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