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Trimble VX&S Series 360° Prism

Description

The Trimble VX&S 360 Prism is a basic and low cost 360° prism compatible with the majority of total stations. It is useful in short and mid-range applications.

Specifications

Model:VX&S Series 360
Manufacturer:Trimble
MPN:58128001
Height Offset:135.0 mm
Absolute constant: +2.00 mm
Leica constant: +36.40 mm
Mount:5/8" Thread

Trimble VX&S Series 360 Prism FAQ

Below is a list of frequently asked questions about Trimble VX&S Series 360 Prism.

What is the prism constant for the Trimble VX&S Series 360 Prism?

The absolute prism constant (true value) for the Trimble VX&S Series 360 Prism is 2.0mm. The prism constant as defined for Leica instruments for Trimble VX&S Series 360 Prism is 36.4mm. For a more detailed explanation on prism constants please see this article.

Can I use the Trimble VX&S Series 360 Prism 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 Trimble VX&S Series 360 Prism with a Leica instrument you should use 36.4mm as the prism constant value.

What is the height offset of the Trimble VX&S Series 360 Prism?

The Trimble VX&S Series 360 Prism height offset is 135.0mm. This is measured from the mounting point to the centre of the prism.