Wake 101
Home   Articles   Pics/Video   Gear   Wake 101   Events   Community   Forums   Classifieds   Contests   Shop   Search
WakeWorld Home
Email Password
Go Back   WakeWorld > Non-Wakeboarding Discussion

Thread Tools Display Modes
Old     (ord27)      Join Date: Oct 2005       09-22-2010, 10:31 AM Reply   
I am considering installing my own french drains. I thought that it would make the install easier if I could quickly figure the elevation both at the drain and at the discharge site. Do any of yall know of an iphone app that shows elevation in inches? The only ones that I found were either in feet or meters.
Old     (tsteeb)      Join Date: Aug 2006       09-22-2010, 10:34 AM Reply   
just use the feet one and convert
Old     (ord27)      Join Date: Oct 2005       09-22-2010, 10:40 AM Reply   
that will work as long as it gives the fraction. I guess that i was assuming that it would only give the whole #
Old     (vette74)      Join Date: Jun 2008       09-23-2010, 6:38 AM Reply   
I hate to say it but they don't have an app for an iphone that is anywhere near that accurate. You need to rent survey equipment I rented a level for $55 for a week.
Old     (blabel)      Join Date: Jul 2001       09-23-2010, 6:53 AM Reply   
Yeah I wouldn't rely on that for accuracy. I downloaded the level and thought it would be cool to use it when leveling the toy hauler. It sucks! Not even close!
Old     (acurtis_ttu)      Join Date: May 2004       09-23-2010, 9:45 AM Reply   
all you need is a couple of stakes, a piece of twine and a good level. It wil be accurate enough.

hammer the stakes in the ground . tie the twine around them...level the twine...measure down to the ground at whatever point you can then tell the elevation.


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 5:57 AM.

Home   Articles   Pics/Video   Gear   Wake 101   Events   Community   Forums   Classifieds   Contests   Shop   Search
Wake World Home


© 2016 eWake, Inc.    
Advertise    |    Contact    |    Terms of Use    |    Privacy Policy    |    Report Abuse    |    Conduct    |    About Us