A professional motorized total station, the DS is a mid-ranged positioning product for the construction professional who is looking for productivity enhancement from servo motors and XPointing Technology.
Available in 1", 3" and 5"
The MAGNET™ on-board software has an intuitive interface to assist with staking out complex structures. This rugged waterproof designed total station has the latest technology of TSshield™ advanced security and maintenance, and exclusive LongLink™ communications. You can work directly on the bright, color touchscreen or with the alpha-numeric keyboard, to achieve higher levels of production with MAGNET™ Field on-board software. The DS total station can be used on a wide variety of applications, from building layout to earthwork volumes, and land surveying. Ultra-Powerful, Advanced EDM The 1,000m (3,280 ft.) reflectorless measurement can be achieved with a smaller beam spot size. Measurements can be as fast as 0.9 seconds. LongLink™ Communications LongLink™ is used to communicate wirelessly with a field controller at the prism pole location, up to 300m away. Upgrade to auto-tracking performance for an economical robotic system. Advanced Angle Accuracy Topcon’s advanced angle encoder technology with exclusive calibration system provides “Best in Class” angle accuracy, up to 1-second (DS 101). New Auto Collimation Xpointing™ Technology The DS Series employing Xpointing™ technology features a new intelligent algorithm that automatically aims to the prism with precisely corrected angle readings. The Xpointing™ technology works even in dim or dark conditions where the prism can be difficult to find. Whatever the job requires and wherever operators must go, the the DS gets your job done faster, while maintaining accuracy.
EDM Trigger Key The EDM trigger key is located in a perfect touch location. Simply press the key to measure a distance. The location of the key promotes angle stability. The key is waterproof and dustproof and can be used easily in cold weather with gloves.
Powerful & Rugged! Topcon total stations are built to perform! Using the latest technology available, Topcon’s total stations are built to work! With an environment rating of IP65 you can have confidence your instrument will carry on working when it counts most, ensuring the highest level of productivity available! In comparison, the Leica TS 16 is only rated at IP55.
|Topcon DS Series||Topcon PS Series||Topcon GT Series|
|Magnet Field OnBoard||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Robotic Capable||With AC Upgrade||Yes||Yes|
|Communication Range||300m||300m (1600m with RC5)||300m (1600m with RC5)|
|Modem On Board||No||No||Yes|
|Warranty||1 Year||1 Year||3 Years|
A World’s First! New TSshield™
Topcon is proud to offer another World’s First technology in all DS Series total stations – TSshield™. Every instrument is equipped with a telematics based multi-function communications module providing the ultimate security and maintenance capabilities for your investment.
If your activated instrument is lost or stolen, you can send a coded signal to the instrument and disable it. This feature secures your total station anywhere in the world!
In the same module you have daily connectivity to cloud-based Topcon servers that can inform you of available software updates and firmware enhancements.
|Topcon FC500||Topcon TESLA||Topcon FC5000|
|Processor||1.0 GHz ARM Cortex A8||806mhz PXA320||Intel Atom Z3745|
|Operating System||Windows Handheld 6.5||Windows Handheld 6.5.3 Pro||Windows 10|
|Memory||512 mb, RAM 8GB Flash||256mb RAM, 4GB Flash||4gb RAM, 64gb/128 GB Storage|
|Display||High Visibility Outdoor Backlit LCD||VGA LCD||WXGA LCD|
|GPS||32 GNSS channel, SBAS receiver||32 GNSS channel, SBAS receiver||NEO-M8N GNSS Receiver|
|Camera||5mp Autofocus||3.2mp Autofocus||8mp Rear/2mp Front|
|Dimensions||91mm x 184mm x 38mm||136mm x 220mm x 51mm||137mm x 215mm x 35mm|
|Battery Life||20 Hours||16 Hours||8-10 Hours|
|Recharge Time||2 Hours||2 to 4 Hours||5 Hours|
|Bluetooth||2.1 EDR, Class 1.5||2.0 EDR, Class 1||v4 EDR, Class 1.5|
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