Introduction to Theodolite.pdf - Transit The transit and...

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Transit The transit and theodolite are used by the surveyor to measure both horizontal and vertical angles. While the purpose of the two is similar, as a general rule a theodolite is more accurate than a transit. However, there is no specific rule as to when one definition ends and the other begins. Generally, these instruments have a minimum accuracy of one minute of angle and some very precise theodolites will measure

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