The GeoMax ZMP100 Mini Prism is used in Surveying and Construction as a Target for high positional accuracy on the field by Engineers and Contractors.
Built for durable and stable pole mounting, the GeoMax ZMP100 features a base thread making it compatible with the ZPC105 and ZPT4 poles. The ZMP100 Prism Assembly is fully adjustable to suit the surveyor’s needs.
Below is a table with approximate prism ranges, based on atmospheric conditions.
|↓ Surveying Prism
|ZPR100 Standard Prism
|3x ZPR100 Prisms
|ZRP1 & GRZ122 360° Prisms
|Leica GRZ101 360° Mini Prisms
|→ ZMP100 & ZMP101 Mini Prisms
|ZTM100 Reflective Tape
Atmospheric conditions are defined as:
- Poor – Strong haze & 5km visibility or strong sunlight with severe heat shimmer
- Good – Light haze & visibility about 20 km or moderate sunlight with slight heat shimmer
- Best – Overcast, no haze, visibility about 40 km & no heat shimmer.
GeoMax ZMP100 FAQ
Below is a list of frequently asked questions about GeoMax ZMP100.
What is the prism constant for the GeoMax ZMP100?
The absolute prism constant (true value) for the GeoMax ZMP100 is -34.4mm. The prism constant as defined for Leica instruments for GeoMax ZMP100 is 0.0mm. For a more detailed explanation on prism constants please see this article.
Can I use the GeoMax ZMP100 with a Leica instrument?
Yes, you can use the prism with a Leica instrument as long as you set up the correct prism constant in the instrument settings.
What is the prism constant value that I need to use with a Leica instrument?
In order to use the GeoMax ZMP100 with a Leica instrument you should use 0.0mm as the prism constant value.
What is the height offset of the GeoMax ZMP100?
The GeoMax ZMP100 height offset is 50.0mm. This is measured from the mounting point to the centre of the prism.