Popular Mechanics (South Africa)
LASER RANGE FINDER
This clever device is useful for a multitude of measuring applications, whether you’re on the building site, planning a landscaping project, out hunting, playing sport, or adventuring.
Easily usable with one hand, the non-slip rubberised body sits snugly in your palm and fingers. It has a range of up to 600 m, at which the accuracy is ±0.5 m. It has a 16 mm-diameter eyepiece, and 22 mm-diameter objective lens, a laser receiving lens, and a 7° field of view. Features include target lock, distance measurement as well continuous distance measurement, and there’s an LCD to give you the stats you need.
The various mode options have you covered, whether you’re assessing speed, slope, height or distance. Golfers will particularly appreciate the flagpole-scanning function.
The device uses minimal power, but is easily recharged using the micro-USB interface. It comes with a handy pouch to keep it undamaged while in transit.
RRP R3 198 torkcraft.co.za