Survey measurements

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NOTE: This functionality is not available on RD7100 locators

RD8100 Survey measurements memory

RD8100 locators can store up to 999 measurement points into a dedicated memory:

Every time a measurement point is taken by pressing the RD8100 survey measurement key

the locator will display the word SAVE followed by a numeric counter (1 to 999)

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If the locator has the Bluetooth connectivity enabled, the Bluetooth symbol will also flash while attempting to Send the locator measurements to RD Map.

If RD Map is not running or if the Android device is not in reach of the locator you may find useful to transfer the content of the survey measurements memory to RD Map at the end of your survey.

Transferring survey measurements to RD Map

To transfer the content of the RD8100's  survey measurements memory to RD Map:

  1. Select Receive locator data from the RD Map home screen

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RD Map will be ready to receive the data from the locator.

NOTE: The Receive locator data will timeout after 90 seconds. Select this again if you have had no time to follow the steps below

  1. On the locator, press the   key to enter the menu
  2. Scroll to the DATA menu using the mceclip1.png or mceclip1.png keys
  3. Press the   key to enter the DATA menu
  4. Scroll up or down to the SEND option
  5. Press the key to confirm the operation and the locator will transfer all the stored records to RD Map
  • or to cancel the operation

  1. Scroll to the EXIT menu using the or  keys
  2. Press the key to cancel the operation and for the locator to resume normal operations

 

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  1. Press Cancel if you want to stop this operation

 

Erasing survey measurements from the locator

It is good practice to delete all measurements from the locator’s internal memory once you have saved the measurements into RD Map and or RD Manager for PC.

 WARNING! Erasing measurements cannot be undone! Proceed with caution!

To erase all stored measurements:

  1. On the locator, press the key to enter the menu
  2. Scroll to the DATA menu using the mceclip1.png or mceclip1.png keys
  3. Press the  key to enter the DATA menu
  4. Scroll up or down to select the DEL option
  5. Press the key to make the selection and return to the main menu
  6. On the locator, press the   key to enter the menu
  • or to cancel the operation

  1. Scroll to the EXIT menu using the or  keys
  2. Press the key to cancel the operation and for the locator to resume normal operations

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