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Pipe Lasers: Equipment Spotlight
Pipe lasers from Trimble/Spectra Precision, AGL Construction Lasers, AGATEC Construction Lasers, Leica Geosystems and Topcon Positioning Systems.
The rugged Spectra Precision DG711 and DG511 Pipe Lasers are built tough for long lasting performance and reliability. The DialGrade pipe lasers are completely waterproof and designed to ensure easy cleanup. Setup is fast with a full range of mounting accessories available, and easy to use with straightforward, "no-instructions-required" controls. Through the Service Alert feature, they keep track of their own maintenance needs, indicating at pre-set intervals when it's time for a check-up. 888.272.2433, trimble.com/spectra
AGL Construction Lasers
AGL, the original manufacture of pipe lasers still made in the United States, introduces the GL3000 with cross-axis self-leveling, Auto-Target setup, all packed into the shortest housing on the market. Four decades of experience benefit you in this newest design with durable die-cast housing coupled with stainless steel, brass and aluminum makes this into a highly precise and reliable unit. 800.643.9696, agl-lasers.com
AGATEC Construction Lasers
The A710 automatic dual grade laser is designed to work on any job site. It’s ideal for machine control, site work, leveling, alignment and layout. It can be used as a pipe laser for runs up to 100 feet and grades up to 10 percent. The handle is detachable for us in 6-inch pipes. LCD on keypad displays laser functions and status. Other features include: one-touch fully automatic leveling, single or dual slope grade control, rugged waterproof metal housing, automatic and manual modes, H.I. Alert to prevent errors, and electronic field calibration that saves trips to the repair shop. It has an electronic left and right adjustable visible beam for layout and short-run sewer connections. 800.643.9696, agatec-na.com