SCCS News

  • Base & Rover – GPS+GLONASS (GG) at one end, GPS-only at the other?

    Base & Rover – GPS+GLONASS (GG) at one end, GPS-only at the other? Recent tests conducted by SCCS have proven that using a GPS-only Base (500/900/1200/Viva) and a ‘GG’ Rover in a PDL Base-&-Rover combination act to worsen the estimated position. Because the GLONASS observations are uncorrected (seen at the...
  • GLONASS – is it worth it?

    GLONASS – is it worth it? Having a GLONASS-enabled SmartRover has major benefits to an RTK solution. Although 5 GPS satellites are needed to initialise the RTK fix, thereafter GLONASS satellites help to ‘retain’ said initialisation, under a canopy of site obstructions and reduced visibility. In order to determine a...
  • ATX1230 SmartAntenna – measurement engine (ME) update

    ATX1230 SmartAntenna – measurement engine (ME) update Using a 1200 SmartRover? If so, you may need to upgrade your ME in the antenna. In light of recent GLONASS system changes (wrong almanac information regarding a decommissioned GLONASS satellite in Slot 6), Leica released an updated ME (3.019) to eliminate this...
  • TCR705 data download – Easting & Northing are 0!

    TCR705 data download – Easting & Northing are 0! If you have ever downloaded 700 data, and found your E/N’s as zero, fear not. Simply follow these notes to check and if necessary change your export settings. .
  • FlexLines data download – good to go with LGO!

    FlexLines data download – good to go with LGO! FlexLines series instruments (TS02/06/09) are supplied with FlexOffice, a reduced version of LGO. However, if FlexOffice has not been installed, data can still be up/downloaded from the instruments using LGO and ‘Data Exchange Manager’. Simply set the instrument type as “TPS800”...

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