Transmission poles: Remote measurement of overhead lines

Line maintenance: LineSmarts version 10, the Android application for the remote measurement of overhead lines, has just been released.

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Utility equipment: A new version of LineSmarts, the Android application for the remote measurement of overhead lines, has just been released. It offers some great new features. In addition to the existing ability to measure conductor tension and span distance, the new version of LineSmarts now enables users to:
• measure vertical structure dimensions (eg structure height, cross-arm spacing)
• measure horizontal structure dimensions (eg pole diameter, cross-arm width, phase separation)
• measure pole lean
• save or email a results report for any measurement

LineSmarts is a unique tool that requires no climbing, no physical contact, no complicated surveying and no exposure to live line hazards. Like any good smartphone or tablet application LineSmarts is designed to be simple to operate and is suitable for general use, including by engineers, line designers, condition assessors, project managers and linesmen.

This video provides an overview:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZFy8sp2TtRg

To find out more about LineSmarts, please visit www.linesmarts.com, or contact the developers at info@linesmarts.com. Free and professional versions of LineSmarts are available for download on the Android Play Store.

For more information about LineSmarts or other products, click here to go to Utility Products’ Buyers Guide.

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