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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…

Started by Billy BrooksLatest Reply

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
Reply by Sutoidem Theophilus

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
Reply by Billy Brooks

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
Reply by Billy Brooks

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
Reply by Billy Brooks

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
Reply by Billy Brooks

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
Reply by Billy Brooks

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
Reply by Billy Brooks

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
Reply by ⚡Survenator⌁

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
Reply by ⚡Survenator⌁

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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Ebook: Trigonometry Workbook For Dummies

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Rules of Thumb for surveying

Started by Michael Alan Sanchez. Last reply by ⚡Survenator⌁ Feb 16, 2016. 2 Replies

How to Square Any Two-Digit Number In Your Head

Started by ⚡Survenator⌁. Last reply by Arnel M. Domag Jul 10, 2014. 2 Replies

Traverse calculation Including a Direction sheet

Started by Rolita Rode Smit. Last reply by Jaybird Aug 8, 2013. 2 Replies

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

Started by David Bosshard, RLS. Last reply by Billy Brooks Feb 16, 2016. 4 Replies

Levelling Calculations made easy - Rise and Fall Method

Started by Rolita Rode Smit. Last reply by ⚡Survenator⌁ Feb 16, 2016. 4 Replies

Surveying formulas

Started by Brian Gay. Last reply by Billy Brooks Feb 17, 2016. 3 Replies

Equations used to convert coordinates

Started by omar lozada. Last reply by Arnel M. Domag Aug 26, 2011. 7 Replies

Use Shadow of a Tree to Calculate Height

Started by Jaybird. Last reply by Sutoidem Theophilus Aug 5, 2018. 4 Replies

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