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Types of Surveying Equipment & Their Uses Chains and Tapes. Taking accurate measurements is one of the most important tasks a land surveyor must complete. ... Compasses and Clinometers. A compass is an essential piece of equipment when surveying in unfamiliar territory, backcountry, or just orienting your position on a map. Transits and Theodolites. ... Levels. ... Safety Gear. ... Prisms and Reflectors. ... More items...What type of equipment do surveyors use?
Surveying. They use equipment, such as total stations, robotic total stations, theodolites, GPS receivers, retroreflectors, 3D scanners, radios, handheld tablets, digital levels, subsurface locators, drones, GIS, and surveying software.What instrument measures land?
Since the 1980s, electronic distance measurement (EDM) devices have become the standard for land survey measurements. These devices (such as the iM-100 from SOKKIA) allow surveyors to measure distances more efficiently and more accurately than with a survey tape measure.What is land survey equipment?
Land survey equipment and surveying supplies encompass a broad array of products, from advanced robotic total stations and GPS receivers with pinpoint satellite accuracy to total stations, theodolites, data collectors, electronic levels and range finders, many with built-in microprocessors and a variety of capabilities.