Today's GIS professionals are in the field continuously managing environmental information, measuring and locating assets, and conducting research much more than they are at their desks. GPS technology assists with not only knowing what is out there, but also where on earth it is positioned. Some positions are easier than others.
For those times when an accurate GPS fix just cannot be achieved, Laser Technology has your back. Each target measured by our rugged and weatherproof TruPulse 360R laser rangefinder includes range, inclination azimuth data used to calculate the remote GPS coordinate from your current position integrated with your Mobile GIS system. Realize complete freedom by combining your GPS with a pocket-sized TruPulse 360 to accurately position any target anywhere with just one shot.Your Measurement, Personified
In addition to obtaining position data for all your assets and features, you can measure the slope distances, inclinations, azimuths, heights, and spans to any position from any position in just two shots. Easily add height or elevation data as an attribute and start collecting more field data in a lot less time. Attribute options are only limited by the field data collection software you are currently using.Awaken Your Inner GIS
Our groundbreaking technology lets you capture accurate compass data without inclination limitations. This unique laser can be pitched or rolled in any direction, and it will still measure the correct azimuth within one degree. No other all-in-one compass/laser can do this!
Also, with its 7-power magnification and long-range capabilities, there is no target out of reach. With our compact and cost-effective laser, why not use a laser to map all your data points? The less you move, the more you save in time and resources. Our reflectorless technology will pay for itself by the time you complete your first GIS project.
Using GPS laser offsets for mapping is right there at your fingertips, fieldwork has now become easier with the use of LTI's laser rangefinders.
Most GIS field data collection software already works together with a TruPulse 360 laser, so it is likely you can incorporate remote positioning into your workflow with very little investment.
All LTI laser rangefinders are compatible with ERSI's ArcPad®, Trimble's TerraSync and other popular GPS handhelds and data collection software. Instantly download all your laser measurements using the standard RS232 serial port or optional Bluetooth®.
From designing complex sewer/wastewater systems to keeping the streets clean and properly managed, or verifying bridge clearances to measuring slopes for drainage data, there is a demand for a more efficient GIS data collection process. Public Works professionals need to have current and up-to-date records of the location and condition of all their assets. Spatial and attribute information needs to be shared with other divisions, so the importance of collecting up-to-date information should be a high priority.
Our TruPulse 360R laser rangefinder gives you the freedom to go anywhere no matter the weather conditions. This laser offers all the features of the TruPulse 360 series but sports the toughness of being rugged and weatherproof.
Add LTI's MapSmart field data collection solution and gather real-time calculations all while quickly and accurately mapping in the location of features in 3-D. Easy-to-use and designed for the non-surveyor, you can start mapping in a matter of minutes!
So get the best of all worlds with LTI's measurement tools and measure away knowing you are getting accurate results at an affordable price and cutting down the time it takes you to accomplish the task.
Getting the measurements right the first time efficiently, safely and accurately is imperative in the construction industry. Laser Technology's TruPulse laser rangefinders and other laser measurement tools can help you do just that. Grading, site prep and excavating measurements, such as determining a site's area or verifying the percent grade of a slope are gathered with the simple push of a button. Instantly spot check obstructions and overhang clearances to ensure a safe work area. Verify staking marks, or simply collect distance, height and azimuth measurements for material estimations or job parameter requirements.
Small enough to fit in your vest pocket, yet powerful enough to deliver professional-grade accuracy in a handheld, point-and-shoot laser, the TruPulse 360 R laser rangefinder offers survey-like capabilities and can be considered a mini-handheld total station. Easily calculate the distance, inclination and even the percent slope value between any two remote points using the integrated compass and onboard missing line solution routine. For convenience, it offers Bluetooth® communication capabilities for wireless data collection and easily integrates with your GPS for efficient GIS data capture. The added benefit of being rugged and waterproof makes this laser rangefinder the right tool while out in the field.
If your daily tasks require higher accuracy, the TruPulse 200X can help you get the job done. Also sporting a rugged, waterproof housing, this laser rangefinder not only achieves the highest distance and inclination accuracy but can adjust to any lighting conditions with its in-scope LED display.
Precise network design, signal strength optimization, proper tower placement - whatever the task, our powerful, low-cost laser rangefinder allows a single operator to easily obtain distance, height and azimuth measurements under a variety of demanding conditions.
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Collecting critical field data is essential to implementing a successful GIS solution for natural resource management. In order to effectively monitor, assess and manage resources such as sensitive plant species or wetlands, the only effective way to collect field data is to capture it using reflectorless measurement technology. Easily map wildlife habitats, cliff dwellings and monuments without occupying dangerous areas with LTI laser rangefinders.
Mining applications such as rock face profiling for blast design, stockpile volume measurements, and geological mapping are all critical in making smart management decisions and maintaining a safe work environment. Laser Technology has an array of laser-based measurement tools that make all these tasks easier and safer.
Traditional methods of acquiring measurements for blasting are becoming unacceptable due to today's demands for increased worker safety and mine productivity. That's why we have developed a laser face profiling system that takes extremely accurate measurements and will calculate bench heights, minimum and optimum burdens, and much more.
Due to the harsh conditions, we recommend a rugged and reliable TruPulse 360 R laser rangefinder and a Archer 2 Data Collector to operate our easy to use Face Profiler software.
The capability to account for your inventory on a monthly basis or do quick spot checks has now become easier, faster and safer.
From environmental research to wood production, working in the forestry industry can involve many different facets and each can present its own set of unique challenges. Virtually all forestry-related jobs require accurate measurement work that takes place with the least amount of complexity in the shortest amount of time. Foresters, timber cruisers, and mill operations managers alike can benefit from incorporating our laser rangefinders and software solutions into their daily routine. The challenges that come with tasks such as stem or sale boundary mapping, slope grade monitoring, log deck volume measurements can become a thing of the past.Achieve Timber Cruising Domination
Speed up the cruising process by replacing traditional measurement tools with any TruPulse laser rangefinder with Criterion RD 1000 solution. The RD 1000 is the first electronic Basal Area Factor (BAF) scope and dendrometer in the market and is built as if a forester designed it. Get out of the field with accurate data and be home in time for dinner.Measure More Move Less With Remote Positioning
You walk. You walk a lot. We can't totally eliminate walking from your job because seeing the status of things on the ground is essential in many cases. However, using our equipment can help to mitigate movement to just what is absolutely necessary. Imagine not having to wade through creeks or fight through undergrowth just to get a usable field measurement. With the revolutionary compass technology found in the TruPulse 360, you decide where and how you want to shoot. You can measure accurate distances, heights, angles, azimuths, and spans of multiple remote trees or other environmental features in 3D while standing in one place with an instrument so small that it fits in your jacket pocket.Get The Right Tool For The Job
All of LTI's TruPulse lasers are compact and portable and take batteries you can pick up at virtually any store or gas station. Different jobs call for different tools – near, far, wet, or dry, there is a TruPulse that can work for you. The TruPulse 200L, with its 4X magnification optics, is the ideal solution for acquiring tree measurements. A more ruggedized option, the TruPulse 200X offers a waterproof housing and provides higher accuracy measurement despite most environmental factors you encounter in the field. Add a foliage filter or set your laser to farthest mode to ensure you are measuring past brushy obstructions.
TruPulse measurements can be stored on your phone with the Measure app or collected in MapSmart or Log Deck software for Windows Mobile and then taken back to the office.
Whether you're modeling the trees or harvesting them, laying out engineering plans or managing the ecosystem, our laser rangefinders allow you to acquire more data to more types of targets - all from a single position.
From speed enforcement to crash scene investigations, LTI's laser-based equipment has been used for years by law enforcement agencies around the world. Our lasers are also used for tailgating enforcement, photo/video-based speed enforcement, statistical data collection and general measurements for SWAT and HAZMAT.
Laser Technology, Inc. (LTI) laser sensors can detect, count, trigger, map, profile, scan, and guide as well as verify levels, proximities and distances to practically anything you can think of. LTI's laser sensors are ideal for many specific applications in Plant Management and Automation, Security and Surveillance, Vehicle Guidance and Automation and Traffic Management.
Some key benefits to LTI's infrared laser sensors are: fast data rates, small beam footprint, and ability to penetrate air-borne particulates, scanning capabilities, multiple target detection, and measurements to most surfaces and targets that are independent of incident angle.