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Paul Quagge replied to Paul Quagge's discussion Trimble S5 Robotic Control Survey "Measure Rounds"
I tested it today, set it up for 3 iterations of forward and reverse measurements.
Station setup
Go to Measure Rounds....Face 1 is back sight, manual shot, Face 2 is foresight, manual shot
End Face soft Key
It goes into Robotic mode measuring…"
Jun 13
Paul Quagge posted a discussion
Hello,Could someone please illustrate a direct reverse set up in a control survey? "Measure Rounds" DOs and DON'Ts ?using TSC3   3 tripods   2 prisms Trimble S5 Robotic stationYour help would be appreciated!  Thanks, Paul
Jun 12
Paul Quagge left a comment for Dave Drahn
"Hello Dave, I saw your post about "measure rounds". I'm about to start a control survey with a Trimble Robotic S5, can you tell me a step by step of how to use measure rounds and what to look out for?
Your help would be appreciated, Thanks!
Jun 12
Paul Quagge posted a discussion in Creative Construction
Hello, Your input would be appreciated, what is the most efficient way to calculate,layout and quality control the staking of railroad lines? We currently have a rail project but the project surveyor is using alignments to stake out the centerline o…
May 12

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  • Hi Paul,

    Thank you for the connect, Keep in touch,I know you have similar interest in using HP caculators. Glad to know you.Almost for got to ask ,do you know Jason Foose? I have several friends (surveyors) from AZ.

    best regards,


  • Hello Gideon, Thanks for getting back to me. I found a manual. I plan on bringing the instrument in for a diagnosis. The direct reflect is not working.

    Hope things are well with you, Thanka Again, Paul

  • Hi Paul. Are you still looking for a User Manual on a Leica TCR400 Series Total Station?

  • Hello, thank you for accepting Paul.

  • Hi Paul, how are you and your family,hoping  thier fine . you are my senior brother because my senior brother is also named Paul.Paul do know how to draw cadastral,because we need people who can draw cadastral in our company urgent.send me copy of how your cadastral plan looks.send to this email: so that any hint i will give you info. bye

  • Hi Paul, nice to meet you! Survey in Puerto Rico is challenging, and I like it because every time its different even if I am on the same project. And, by the way, I work in the light rain if I need to finish a job and if my equipment can take the rain, because it is water resistant not water proof. have a great day!
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    Nice to meet you as well Paul..LSU is and will always be an ongoing project dedicated to the voice of the land surveyor. I'm glad you are finding it useful and look forward to all that you will share with us from your surveying life!
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