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Old Oct 28, 2011, 12:42 PM   #1
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I am a contractor and while on a site, was told about a camera that replaces a tape measure. I was told the price was about 1000$. Does this ring a bell with anyone?
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Old Oct 28, 2011, 2:23 PM   #2
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I don't know of any camera that reports the distance to a subject, and even if one did, it wouldn't be as accurate as a conventional laser rangefinder. Have you tried one of those?
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Agree with TC ... the device you're after / the ones we have around Australia - is a hand-held laser rangefinder, about the size of a ciggy packet that when activated will shine a red-laser onto the target & display the distance on its small screen

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