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### Grid to Ground Plus Laser Scanning

At what point does grid to ground become an issue for scanning?  The campus that I'm scanning covers over a mile and a half. Should I be sc…

### Exercise: Determine Area

determine area of this......with a scale 1:1

### Calculate Grid Azimuth using HP48GX

Hello Fellow Surveyors,   I ran out of programming space on my hp33 but would like to write some programs to calculate Grid Azimuth for the…

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### Grid to Ground Plus Laser Scanning

At what point does grid to ground become an issue for scanning?  The campus that I'm scanning covers over a mile and a half. Should I be sc…

Started by Emilio Ramirez

2 Mar 4, 2016

### Basic Manual of Surveying

I stumbled across a Manual for Surveying (from 2009) that I found to be informative and helpful for basic surveying.  I thought I'd share i…

Started by Survenator

0 Jan 11, 2016

### What is Site Control?

Just thought i would open this discussion "What is Site Control?" and I encourage you to add anything in the comments which i may leave out…

Started by AxeMen Site Prep

2 Aug 8, 2013

### Exercise: Determine Area

determine area of this......with a scale 1:1

Started by Survenator

0 Feb 4, 2013

### I want to Study Surveying and Geodesy Spatial in USA

Hello, I am student of surveying and Geodesy in Algeria and i will get my diploma of senior technician on March 2014, I want to continue m…

2 Nov 24, 2012

### Calculate Grid Azimuth using HP48GX

Hello Fellow Surveyors,   I ran out of programming space on my hp33 but would like to write some programs to calculate Grid Azimuth for the…

Started by Paul Quagge

1 Oct 15, 2012

### HP33s Labels for Programs?

Hello Fellow Surveyors,   I've entered programs into my HP33s labeling them a-z.   Can you use other labels besides a-z?   Your help would…

Started by Paul Quagge

9 Sep 28, 2012

### PLSS 3 Point Control Question ?

Hello Fellow Surveyors,   I am preparing for a registration exam. I found a great GLO refresher course online from a surveyor from Washing…

Started by Paul Quagge

3 Sep 22, 2012

### Raster vs. Vector Explained

Raster Images vs. Vector Images The terms raster and vector are used throughout any discussion involving surveying and mapping. They both r…

Started by AxeMen Site Prep

0 Sep 2, 2012

### How to Set Up a Theodolite or EDM

This is my first attempt at providing a tutorial so please bear with me as I learn how to work this wonderful site.  I am going to show you…

Started by Swamp Fox

2 Dec 24, 2011

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