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Offline Steve Rowe

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Review of the Bosch GLM 50C (Laser Measurement)
« on: November 20, 2015, 02:35 PM »
Below is a review of the Bosch GLM 50C laser measurement device.  It has a color backlit screen with Bluetooth connectivity.  I have been pretty impressed by this tool so far.  If you do field work, this tool is an outstanding investment.


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Re: Review of the Bosch GLM 50C (Laser Measurement)
« Reply #1 on: November 21, 2015, 04:10 PM »
Shucks, I am always behind the curve on these things... ...that looks plenty useful. I have two Leica rangefinders and I love the small one but I hardly ever use the other one. This one would replace them both for me. But now I am stocked to the gills already.
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Offline DB10

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Re: Review of the Bosch GLM 50C (Laser Measurement)
« Reply #2 on: November 21, 2015, 06:51 PM »
Thanks for the review. I have the previous model GLM 50, the one that is difficult sometimes to read the screen on but is still a very useful tool especially on installations.
 But this new model is light years ahead so much more functionality, I really like the colour screen as well.

Offline kono0014

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Re: Review of the Bosch GLM 50C (Laser Measurement)
« Reply #3 on: December 28, 2016, 12:39 AM »
I bought that to use with Home Designer Pro.  I can take measurements in their app on an iPhone or iPad and import the drawing into Home Designer or Chief Architect.  It has some amazing features.