Welcome to Horizon Measurements and todays blog post we dive into one (well technically 4) of our best selling products, the Carlson CRX Robotic Total Station. Yes there are 4 different versions in this series of the Carlson CRX Rotobtic Total Station, so let’s dive right in and start learning about this awesome product! 


The Carlson CRx series of Robotic Total Stations provides a choice of 4 different model options: the 1″, 2″, 3″ and 5″ angular resolutions to match the various application requirements and provide the most efficient way to survey. The different models are: the CRx-1, CRx-2, CRx-3 and CRx-5, and all feature the same technologies for the ultimate seamless user experience. Feel confident in your data collection with Carlson software backing this awesome product. 

Carlson CRx2 Robotic Total Station in use


Horizon Measurements Carlson Software Robotic Total Station CRx series

Why you’ll love it: 

The Carlson CRX 1” Robotic Total Station uses a more powerful processor to help you tackle those large files. We love the automatic data backup so you can rest assured you aren’t going to have to go back to the site and take the scans all over again. Using X-Motion™ Hybrid Drives these robots offer up to 20% automation performance (when compared to other conventional drives). Featuring an extra large internal memory on the removable SD card. OR use the USB stick for quick plug-and-play. The Carlson CRX Robotic Total Station also features a 5” touch screen you don’t have to stress about clicking the wrong button. Following your survey target at 90 KM/hr at 100m distances. The instruments are loaded with quality Carlson software, combined with SurvCE or SurvPC on a field computer, and you even have the option to install SurvCE Basic on board for operation with solely the instrument. BONUS our customers get the benefit of technical guidance and support for both the robotic total station AND the SurvCE or SurvPC software all from one knowledgable company

More Reasons to love the Carlson CRX Robotic Total Stations: 

  • Quick set up
  • Comes with carrying case
  • Packed with Advanced Technology
  • X-MOTION™ Hybrid Drives
  • Full Connectivity - Use the built-in Bluetooth® for medium-range data transfers, or the Bluetooth® handle for higher performance long-range. 
  • accXessEDM EDM Technology - ensures maximum accuracy no matter the conditions or distance (up to 500m)
  • NavLight™ - super efficient alignment aid with flashing lights to speed up work 
  • Read even more details HERE

Who can use it? 

  • Surveyors
  • Data Collectors
  • Engineers
  • Construction industry 
  • And more uses! 

Meet Carlson's CRX Robotic Total Station:

Thinking of investing in more Carlson Gear, or already have some other Carlson products? Check out this awesome video from Carlson on the Hybrid+ and how it’s used with GNSS and the Robotic Total Station at the SAME TIME:


Carlson has done it again, offering 4 awesome variations of the Robotic Total Station to fit your jobsite needs focused on productivity. We stand by the products we sell to our customers, offering the lowest price guaranteed. If you’re looking for a super reliable, efficient with repeatable quality data product for your survey needs, look no further! Learn more about the Carlson CRX Robotic Total Station on our product page. Questions? Chat with our Horizon Measurements team! Wondering if we offer the Carlson CRX Robotic Total Station as a rental? Fill in our rental form to see what we have in stock!

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