Renting Trimble Equipment vs Buying

Rent or Buy: The Trimble GPS Debate

  Before coming to work at Elecdata I coordinated field crews where we used Trimble GPS equipment for field data collection.  We used the equipment daily from May to September, but then most of it sat on a lonely shelf during the off-season.  Each spring we went through the commotion of verifying everything was still […]

A Few, Simple Best Practices for Collecting GNSS Data Using Trimble Handhelds

  Collecting high quality GNSS data in the field is simple.  Well…..maybe that is understating things considering you can attend a prestigious university and receive a graduate degree on the subject.  Certainly there is a lot to consider when working with GNSS technology as a whole.  The best approach is to narrow down the subject […]

Laser Technology’s TruPulse Series vs. Trimble’s LaserAce vs. New Geo 7x Laser Comparison

Imagine how much more productive all your fieldwork could be if you didn’t have to occupy the locations you needed to map or measure.  By using a laser rangefinder,  users can record offsets and attributes of hundreds of features from a single spot with or without GPS.     A wide variety of standalone applications for the […]