Archive for April, 2010

The new extreme Leica Disto DXT from Leica Geosystems

Posted in Leica DISTO DXT on April 30th, 2010 by Robin – Be the first to comment

Leica Disto DXT


NEW Leica DISTO DXT laser measure – Tough Enough, Go to the Extreme.

Many manufacturers talk about robustness, only few go to the lengths that Leica Geosystems have: The Leica DISTO™ DXT is the only laser distance meter which is protected against jet water, completely sealed against dust (IP65 Certified) and dropped from a height up to 2m to demonstrate its robustness. read more »

Gadget Show World Record (measured using Leica Disto D5)

Posted in Leica DISTO on April 28th, 2010 by Robin – Be the first to comment


Gadget Show Logo


As seen on the Gadget show 26 March 2010 we see a new World record for the longest remote control car jump as the team undertake their final challenge as part of their show special.

Property Perspective ( the leading supplier of Leica Disto laser measures in the UK were on hand working with the team from The Guiness Book of records to record the events.  Using the latest in outdoor laser measuring devices: the Leica Disto D5 laser measure to accurately measure any successful landings. read more »

Introducing the new Leica DISTO D3a

Posted in Leica DISTO, Leica Disto D3a on April 20th, 2010 by admin – Be the first to comment

Introducing the new Leica DISTO™ D3a – The Leica laser distance measure with Smart Horizontal Mode for precise measurements

Developed in close cooperation with Leica Disto end-users, the Leica DISTO™ D3a is a fantasic upgrade from the original Leica Disto D3 and offers greater functionality combined with Swiss precision engineering. The unique combination of laser distance measurement and tilt / angle measurements opens up a variety of new measuring possibilities. For accuracy true horizontal distances can be calculated easily and precisely with the new Leica Smart Horizontal Mode™. read more »

Great response to the Disto D5 at Earls Court

Posted in Leica DISTO, Leica DISTO D5 on April 9th, 2010 by admin – Be the first to comment

DISTO D5 at Earls CourtThe 2010 production show was a great opportunity for us to demonstrate the latest features of the Leica Disto D5 laser measure. Focus pullers benefit the most from the digital angle measure and the on screen image targetting. Many buyers explained that the Disto D5 would save them time, add accuracy to the focus settings and provided a facility to measure both direct and indirest distances. The class 2 laser that is used on the Leica Disto D5 is completely safe. read more »

Why is the IP rating so important?

Posted in Leica DISTO on April 9th, 2010 by admin – Be the first to comment

The IP rating relates to an international classification system for the sealing effectiveness of enclosures of electrical equipment against the intrusion into the equipment of foreign bodies (i.e. tools, dust, fingers) and moisture. This classification system utilises the letters “IP” (“Ingress Protection”) followed by two digits. read more »

New stand at National Homebuilding and Renovation Centre

Posted in Leica DISTO on April 9th, 2010 by admin – Be the first to comment

New stand at National Homebuilding and Renovation CentreThe new permanent display at the Swindon based National Homebuilding and Renovation centre will provide a training, education and presentation of the new products available from Leica Geosystems. This weekend we launched the stand and had a great time demonstrating the capability of the Leica disto D8 on the Potton donstration house built in the exhibition hall. Come and see us at the next visitor day or call 0800 292 2188 for more information. read more »