January 2010 - Leica Geosystems announces the Leica Builder Series Total Stations designed for construction contractors or anyone on a construction site requiring an easy-to-operate, full-feature measuring tool. From simple tasks to professional all-day use, the Leica Builder offers a scaled product family of five different models to meet the varying needs of most construction jobs.
Contractors can choose from the 100-, 200-, 300-, 400-, or 500-Series
The Leica Builder Series is designed for non-technical construction
professional to easily perform positioning, layout, or dozens of other daily
construction-site tasks. To facilitate data transfer, some models feature a USB
port-an industry first-while the 500 Series also has Bluetooth
The Leica Builder Series offers the choice of two operation modes.
Contractors can operate in ‘stand-alone’ mode via the on-board PowerSite
construction programs with the memory capabilities to collect, store and
download data. Or there is an application available for contractors who prefer
to use a data collector. The Builder can be coupled with the Leica DX-10 data
collector and Siteforeman software.
On-board PowerSite software is designed specifically for construction
applications, eliminating surveying features that contractors may not need.
Contractors do not require a surveying background in order to use the PowerSite
Intended for the construction site, the Leica Builder is designed to
withstand dust, water, and other environmental conditions with an IP55
The entry model Leica Builder 100-Series is an electronic digital theodolite
for horizontal and vertical angle measurements. Subsequent models, Leica Builder
200, 300, 400, and 500, are total stations available with reflectorless and/or
prism measurement capabilities, data storage via USB memory stick and wireless
communication for more useful functionality. All instruments are equipped with
theft protection and support many different languages of which three can be
uploaded and switched at the push of a button. The Leica Builder is delivered
packaged in a handy, crush-proof transport case with a set of accessories for
More information about all new Leica Builder models at: www.leica-geosystems.us/en/Theodolites_Leica-Builder-Series_79388.htm
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Leica Builder Series Total Stations for Non-Technical Construction Professionals
January 19, 2010