Frequently Asked Questions


Where can I use the Axis Mapper?

The Axis Mapper is designed for use in underground mines, but can also be used in open pit mines and other outdoor environments. The maximum distance of the Axis Mapper is 4m away from the rock face.

How long does data take to process?

For every 10 seconds of data collection, it takes approximately 60 seconds of processing.

What is the optimal distance I should collect data at?

The Mapper will work up to 4m, but the optimal data collection distance is 1-2m.

When will the Axis Mapper become available?

You can pre-order an Axis Mapper anytime before April 1, 2019. Please request a quote here and we will begin delivering units in June 2019.

How can I schedule a demonstration?

You can book a phone call here to further discuss your site needs.

What outputs does the Axis Mapper provide?

The Axis Mapper provides a .csv file of the dip and dip direction measurements, .pdf of the stereonet, high resolution colour images, and an axis map quantifying measurement uncertainty.

How long does the battery last on the Axis Mapper?

The battery allows the operator a minimum of 2 hours of data collection. Typically an operator will require a maximum of 1 hour of active data collection time per day.

Is the data processing done on the device or in the cloud?

The processing is conducted on the device, so the user can view data within minutes in the field. The data can then be transferred to the cloud or a computer once a WiFi network or computer is available.

What is included when you purchase an Axis Mapper?

You will receive a rugged hardware device, software subscription and training session. On-site demonstrations can be arranged upon request.


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