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Equipment - Spiegel Relaskop

From the Collection of University of Melbourne, Creswick Campus Historical Collection 4 Water Street University of Melbourne Creswick Campus Building 719 Creswick Victoria

Description
Equipment
Object Registration
1590
Historical information
Instrument. Relascope. The relascope, invented by Walter Bitterlich, is a multi-use instrument for forest inventory. It is primarily used to find height of a tree, basal area of a tree and diameter of a tree anywhere along the bole. This instrument is used mostly for applications involving variable radius sample plots in a forest survey.
Inscriptions & Markings
32485
Last updated
24 Sep 2018 at 3:00PM