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8 LAYOUT
8.1 Preparation
8.1.1 Setting the GRID FACTOR
zCalculation Formula
1) Elevation Factor
2) Scale Factor
Scale Factor : Scale Factor at the surveying station
3) Grid Factor
Grid Factor = Elevation Factor
×
Scale Factor
Distance Calculation
1) Grid Distance
2) Ground Distance
zHow to Set Grid Factor
Operating procedure Operation Display
1Press the [F3](GRID FACTOR) key from the
2Press the [F3](YES) key.
3Enter Elevation. *1) Press the [F4](ENT) key.
[F3]
Enter ELEV.
[F4]
4Enter Scale Factor in the same way.
Grid Factor is displayed for 1 to 2 second and
display returns to Layout menu 2/2.
Enter Scale
[F4]
*1) Refer to Section 2.6 “How to Enter Alphanumeric characters”.
zInput Range :Elevation : –9,999 to +9,999 meter (–32,805 to +3,2805 ft, ft+in)
Scale Factor : 0.990000 to 1.010000
R R
: The average radius of the earth
R+ELEV. ELEV.
: The elevation above mean sea level
Elevation Factor =
HDg = HD HDg : Grid distance
HD : Ground distance
× Grid Factor
HDg
Grid Factor
HD =
LAYOUT 2/2
F1:SELECT A FILE
F2:NEW POINT
F3:GRID FACTOR P
GRID FACTOR
=0.998843
>MODIFY? [YES][NO]
GRID FACTOR
ELEV.=1000 m
SCALE:0.999000
--- --- [CLR] [ENT]
GRID FACTOR
ELEV.:2000 m
SCALE=1.001000
--- --- [CLR] [ENT]
GRID FACTOR
=1.000686