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Discussion: KP Question

in: Jagge

Oct 20, 2019 7:03 PM # 
JLaughlin:
When saving temp files from KP, is it possible to get 5m contours instead of the standard 2.5m?
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Oct 21, 2019 6:43 AM # 
Jagge:
I wrote some time about about making 10m contours with KP.

https://www.facebook.com/groups/485564718218028/pe...

Same methods apply to 5m, It depends what you actually want, "raw" 5m, smoothed 5m without interpretation or smoothed 5 with interpretation or what.

If you try to do a bit more generalized map (for scale 1:25 000 or something) making normal 5m + form lines and dropping out all form lines isn't good way to do it, plenty of details would be lost. It would be better to scale z values in advance with 0.5 factor and make normal KP 2.5m contours, those would then be 5m contours.

additinal raw 5m contors can be done by setting "basemapinterval" parameter 5 in kp ini file.
Oct 21, 2019 12:12 PM # 
JLaughlin:
Thanks for the information! It give me some ideas to play around with.

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