ADVANTAGES AND DISADVANTAGES OF TOTAL STATION
Advantages and Disadvantages of Total Station
What is the total station?
1: It is the software.
2: it is used for the job site.
3: It is the most famous software for surveying purposes.
4: It is formed from a combination of an Electronic distance measuring device and an electronic theodolite.
5: It is formed of a microprocessor which has a memory unit used for identifying the coordinates.
Advantages of Total Station.
1: TH applications of laser plummets are also involved in the total station.
2: It is used to give the view of plots and lands graphically with no time.
3: It has also a role in the database. It is also used for the formation of GIS. It also gives accurate calculations that are needed for users.
4: It is also used to sketch the map of the area with dimensions If the fields jobs are completed and the data transmission is done.
5: It doesn’t require plenty of time.
6: It is used for the calculations of distance from 3 to 5 km.
Disadvantages of Total station.
1: The worker cannot able to observe at the time of working because it complicates his work.
2: To perform the work completely it’s needed to go back to the office and perform drawings with particular software.
3: The instrument is not cheap and is very expensive.
Safety measures related to the total station are the following.
1: Use both hands to hold the total station.
2: Th clamp screws should not very tight or loose.
3: Remember that the battery pack should be preserved with the battery discharge.
4: To install a tripod keep up more consistency.
5: When the tripod is fixed with the total station it should not be carried.
6: Be careful at the time of removing the tripod from the total station
in which situation we can not take measurement by using ETS?