The unit provides precise automatic positioning along with several other accuracy improvements.
The TPS1200+ Total Station provides precise automatic positioning along with several other accuracy improvements. The unit’s PinPoint reflectorless EDM measures to distances of more than 3,000 feet, and a new CMOS camera system facilitates pointing accuracies of 1 second. A new color display allows users to see and interact with other instruments. Improved automatic target recognition sensors follow the prism with precision. If lock is interrupted, then a PowerSearch sensor relocks onto the prism either automatically or with the push of a button. Leica-Geosystems, Inc.
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Before the calendar turned, 2016 already had the makings of a pivotal year for manufacturing, and for the world.
There were the big events for the year, including the United States as Partner Country at Hannover Messe in April and the 2016 International Manufacturing Technology Show in Chicago in September. There's also the matter of the U.S. presidential elections in November, which promise to shape policy in manufacturing for years to come.
But the year started with global economic turmoil, as a slowdown in Chinese manufacturing triggered a worldwide stock hiccup that sent values plummeting. The continued plunge in world oil prices has resulted in a slowdown in exploration and, by extension, the manufacture of exploration equipment.
Read more: 2015 Salary Survey