Leica Geosystems Introduces the Leica DISTO Special5

Leica Geosystems AG, the inventor of the laser distance measuring devices, celebrates the 750,000th sold Leica DISTO with a special edition. The special model, limited for this occasion to 1,600 pieces, is in unmistakable Leica red. The Leica DISTO Special stands out through its precision, ease of use and measurement comfort.

Using the latest laser technology enables a measurement range of 0.7 to 650 within 1/16. Most importantly, using a laser distance meter will save time in daily measurement tasks, raising productivity considerably. Even in difficult measurement situations, only one person will be needed to measure.

The Leica DISTO Special has numerous functions that make your work easier. The Pythagorean function allows for the indirect measurement of height and width a necessity in inaccessible places. All of the DISTO functions are simple to use and intuitive, making your measuring task simpler and easier.

DISTOs products are sold through a network of authorized DISTO Plus distributors and dealers throughout North America. Buyers can also select, specify and purchase products directly online at www.disto.com.

Leica Geosystems (SWX: LGSN) is the worlds leading supplier of comprehensive products and solutions for the capture, modeling and visualization of spatial data. Based in Heerbrugg, Switzerland, the company has wholly-owned sales organizations in 19 countries around the world, with representatives in over 120 countries.