Downed Power Lines Could Be Prevented With The Help of a TruPulse 360

by mphippen 13. February 2015 13:48

Laser Technology and its line of laser rangefinders such as the rugged, compact, waterproof TruPulse 360R and 200X have quickly become an integral part of Professional Measurement's arsenal worldwide. There's an old adage that's been passed from one generation to the next, and honestly I don't have an idea as to its origin, but I'm certain your father said it many times. "Measure twice, cut once…" is how I remember it. My take on this is that preparation and double checking will prevent having to do it over or even averting catastrophe! More...

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Laser Rangefinder Reviews: TruPulse 200B vs. Nikon 550A

by mphippen 27. January 2015 09:02

It all began in 1995, when Laser Technology, Inc. (LTI) partnered with Bushnell Optics and released the very first recreational rangefinder for the hunting and golfing markets. LTI has since taken laser rangefinders further than anyone else in the world, including the release of all the TruPulse models. More...

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Bill Carr Forestry Grant from Laser Technology Sprouts Success

by KHarrold 17. December 2014 14:09

The late Bill Carr was an industry leader with over 50 years of experience in forestry. He began his career on June 9, 1958 as a timber cruiser with the U.S. Forest Service. Throughout the course of his career, he worked very closely with Laser Technology, Inc., (LTI) and helped with the creation of the original Criterion laser designed for tree height and diameter measurements as well as forestry mapping applications. This was considered the very first reflectorless handheld total station. After Bill retired from the U.S. Forest Service he continued to work with LTI as an industry consultant, traveling all over the world to speak about timber measurement practices at conferences and colleges. Mr. Carr also had major influence on the development of the very first electronic BAF-scope and dendrometer called the Criterion RD 1000. More...

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TruPulse 360, Perfect for Measuring Utility Poles and Power Lines

by mphippen 17. November 2014 12:26

Laser Technology and its line of laser rangefinders such as the rugged, compact, waterproof TruPulse 360R and 200X have quickly become an integral part of Professional Measurement's arsenal worldwide.

There's an old adage that's been passed from one generation to the next, and honestly I don't have an idea as to its origin, but I'm certain your father said it many times. "Measure twice, cut once…" is how I remember it. My take on this is that preparation and double checking will prevent having to do it over or even averting catastrophe! More...

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What You Missed at INTERGEO 2014

by KHarrold 10. November 2014 11:50

Over 17,000 geoinformation professionals attended INTERGEO this year in Berlin, Germany. Of those who attended 35% were from outside of Germany and almost half were decision makers or involved in the decision making process. Visitors of the 20th INTERGEO conference saw exhibits from 516 companies and perhaps, enjoyed a stein of good German beer. More...

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TruPulse Laser Rangefinder Measures Up for GIS Evidence Collection

by KHarrold 5. November 2014 09:36

The University of Denver, Mountain Graphix and Directions Magazine recently hosted a collaborative webinar to explain how GIS data is used in court. Titled "Forensic GIS - Investigation, Litigation and Using GIS in the Courtroom," the webinar was geared toward attorneys, law enforcement and GIS professionals. The production focused on the key points of how GIS is used in legal investigations, the admissibility and presentation of GIS data in court, and recent advances in forensic GIS and what the future may bring. More...

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Video: See The New Accurate Measurement Solution for Pole Audits

by padkins 16. October 2014 13:14

Laser Technology Inc. (LTI) has teamed up with GeoSpatial Experts (GSE) to provide a new and better way to make accurate pole audit measurements quickly and safely. The GeoJot+ field data collection system works as an app in the field and runs on smartphones, tablets and even Window Mobile devices. It accepts LTI's TruPulse laser rangefinder data string via Bluetooth and automatically imports the measurements and More...

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Canadian National Forest Week

by KHarrold 21. September 2014 09:14

Every year, during the last full week of September, Canada and its' residents celebrate National Forest Week. The celebration was originally dubbed forest prevention week but underwent a name change in the 1960's. According to Canada's Prime Minister, "National Forest Week is a celebration of our forests and trees and their importance to the quality of life in cities, towns and villages across Canada." More...

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MapSmart 3.2 Software Update for Windows Mobile

by KHarrold 9. September 2014 11:23

LTI's MapSmart field data collection software is designed for anyone who needs to quickly and accurately map in the location of features in 3-D or measure stockpile volumes. Measure your surroundings quickly, safely and accurately. More...

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Laser Technology's GIS TruPulse Campaign Review

by KHarrold 22. August 2014 09:56

Inspired by the 2014 Esri User Conference, Laser Technology, Inc. (LTI) began spreading the word to everyone who already invested in GIS hardware and software that they can easily transition to leveraging the benefits of laser measurements and GPS offset mapping with minimum training time and overall costs. More...

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