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Equipment and applications for surveying and cadastre

Comparison of GIS software for surveying

Who would not want to have a table that compares different types of GIS software with features for surveying in order to make a decision on the purchase. As such thing exists in Point of Beginning, including popularized manufacturers such as AutoDesk, ESRI, Mapinfo, Intergraph, as well as equipment manufacturers such as Topcom, Leica and ...

60 Comparison Table Total Stations

In the case of surveying equipment, it is very common to make a comparison between one and another model, be it the same brand or the competition. Each company includes a detail of its products, but making comparative tables is a complicated task. On this, the magazine Point of Beginning, specialized in ...

TopoCAD, more than Topo, more than CAD

TopoCAD is a basic but integral solution for topography, CAD drawing and engineering design; although he does more than that in an evolution that has taken him more than 15 years after his birth in Sweden. Now it is watered by the world, in 12 languages ​​and 70 countries although it does not seem to have achieved a ...

Where to buy a GPS

I am frequently asked what store I recommend for the purchase of GPS equipment. The first answer is: look for a local distributor in your own country, in case you are making a special purchase and take advice. But if you already have clarity about what you want to buy and the only thing that ...

MobileMapper 6 vrs. Juno SC

I told them that I am testing the MobileMapper 6, this week we will do tests in the field, but reading on the Internet I found that earlier this year an article was written based on a comparison test of these two instruments, here I will show the most important this comparison that you can download complete from this ...

MobileMapper 6, first impressions

After working with the MobileMapper Pro, of which we have some satisfactions (not all), this year we will be working with the evolved model (0 redesigned) of Magellan called MobileMapper 6. Let's see the first impressions: What makes it different from the main Pro, is that it already comes with Windows Mobile 6, which ...

Surge of theft of surveying equipment

Below a statement of general interest Dear colleagues. From a few months ago to today, surveyors as a group are suffering from robbery of our total stations, levels and gps. From my work, in a company that distributes products in Topography, the week is rare, I do not know of any theft ...