manually set exageration (terrain stats)

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Keith D.

23 Jun, 2017 04:14 PM

Any way we could get an option to manually set the vertical exaggeration used in the terrain graphic? Or maybe more simply, to set the minimum and maximum elevation.

When comparing multiple trips side by side, it's nice if they have the same exaggeration. I know this can be done using Bulk Operations, but those charts don't show all the detailed info.

  1. Support Staff 1 Posted by matt on 23 Jun, 2017 04:43 PM

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    I don't have an ETA, but it's on the radar as part of improving profile printing / exporting generally. Beyond comparing multiple routes, exporting an image of a shorter route leads to a comical amount of exaggeration.

    What parts of the extra/detailed info do you generally use?

  2. 2 Posted by Keith D. on 23 Jun, 2017 07:08 PM

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    My usage scenario is, from the Terrain Statistics screen, exporting a PDF (profile.pdf) of each route. This makes for a good summary of the route's characteristics. I use all of the extra info, but probably most pertinent is the Land Cover

    So in this case, I'm exporting individual routes, but would like to plot them on the same x/y scale so they can be compared more easily.

  3. kobe.pole closed this discussion on 18 Jun, 2018 10:33 PM.

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