Wild Distomat D13000

Wild Heerbrugg described the Distomat DI3000 as "the fastest infra-red EDM with geodetic accuracy." With a laser diode light source, it had a range of 14 km. It was also relatively light (3.7 lb.), and could used in a yoke or fit onto any Wild optical or electronic theodolite. The National Imagery and Mapping Agency transferred this example to the Smithsonian in 2000.
Ref: Wild Heerbrugg, DISTOMAT Wild DI3000 (Heerbrugg, 1987).
Object Name
Wild Heerbrugg
overall: 5 11/16 in x 4 1/2 in x 7 1/4 in; 14.4145 cm x 11.43 cm x 18.415 cm
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Measuring & Mapping
Surveying and Geodesy
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Surveying and Geodesy
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Wild Heerbrugg. DISTOMAT Wild DI3000

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