Accession Number : ADA183548

Title :   Determining an Azimuth with a Gyrotheodolite.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : ARMY ENGINEER TOPOGRAPHIC LABS FORT BELVOIR VA

Personal Author(s) : Logan,Kevin P

PDF Url : ADA183548

Report Date : Oct 1986

Pagination or Media Count : 22

Abstract : This report is intended as a practical guide to surveyors for making measurements to determine an azimuth using a gyrotheodolite. This report gives a bried description of how the gyro works, improved observing procedures for its use, and the results of field observations. Accuracies of + or - 5 arc seconds can be obtained. Keywords: Gyrotheodolite; Azimuth determination; Survey precedures.

Descriptors :   *GYROTHEODOLITES, AZIMUTH, DETERMINATION, SURVEYING(GEOGRAPHIC)

Subject Categories : Optical Detection and Detectors

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE