Tokyo, Japan, 16 June 2006: Nikon-Trimble Co., Ltd. has introduced the 602 Series of Nikon Total Stations, new high-precision mechanical total stations that includes both a prism and prismless (reflectorless) model. The Company has also added a reflectorless model to the popular Nikon 502 Series. Each of the new models can be used in a variety of construction and surveying applications. The new Nikon products are expected to be available by the end of June 2006 through Tripod Data Systems (TDS) in the United States and Trimble internationally.
The 602 Series adds extensive functionality to the Nikon Total Station solutions. Both the DTM-652 and NPL-632 feature a CompactFlash (CF) slot and a USB port, making it fast and easy for surveyors to transfer field data to their office computers. The high accuracy model DTM-652 is one of the fastest total stations in its class, and it offers 1” angle and 2+2 ppm distance measurement capabilities. The NPL-632 features 2” accuracy and reflectorless operation with 3+2 ppm distance measurement accuracy.
The NPL-522 adds prismless operation to the speed and precision that made the DTM-522, a 3-second total stations in America. It features 3” accuracy and reflectorless operation with 3+2 ppm distance measurement accuracy.