laser rangefinder


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laser rangefinder

[′lā·zər ′rānj‚find·ər]
(optics)
A portable rangefinder using a battery-powered ruby laser in combination with an optical telescope to aim a laser beam and a photomultiplier for picking up the laser beam reflected from the target.
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Leica's original Geovid was the first top-quality binocular with an internal (and equally top-quality) laser rangefinder. It was a bulky, heavy device, but I found it so handy that I carried it on all manner of serious mountain hunts.
The report then estimates 2016-2021 market development trends of Laser Rangefinder industry.
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A riser-mounted button turns on the built-in IR laser rangefinder, and the range to the target is shown along with an illuminated pin for the precise drop and angle-compensated aim point.
The ability for a laser rangefinder to reach targets at 1,000 yards has existed for 10 years.
This first phase of upgrades to modernize the Apache's Day Sensor Assembly includes producing Modernized Laser Rangefinder Designator (M-LRFD) kits.
NTS uses two key pieces of equipment to accurately measure height: a clinometer, which is a mechanical device that measures the vertical component of the angle between your eye and a targeted object, and a laser rangefinder, which sends a laser pulse in a narrow beam towards the object and measures the time it takes for the pulse to be reflected off the target and returned to the sender.
You could also try using a digital measurer, such as the PLR 25 laser rangefinder, pounds 79.99, Bosch.
The Teos (Territory Electro-Optic Surveillance) is available in three different versions, XM, LR and MR (respectively very long, long and medium range), fitted with a Matis third or fourth-generation thermal imager, colour TV, laser rangefinder, north-finder and sat-nav.
When the first laser rangefinder was introduced several years ago it was met with conflicting reviews.

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