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Positioning Solutions was founded to help customers who were frustrated with the lack of buying options for quality pre-owned positioning technology equipment.

Our goal is to bring the best possible equipment and buying process to customers who are looking for GPS & GNSS base / rover systems, conventional / robotic total stations & scanners, 3D machine and grade control systems, and other advanced technology tools used in todays complex building and civil engineering projects.


Buy with Confidence

All pre-owned products include a minimum 30-day limited hardware warranty.  12 month coverage is available on new products and select pre-owned systems.


Fast Shipping

Most orders are shipped from our Arizona office within 24 hours. Expedited and International shipping options are also available


Sell your Equipment

We make it easy and convenient to get a cash offer or trade-in value for your used Trimble equipment. Find out what your gear is worth.

We are focused on saving you money on the tools that enable your business to operate. You not only enjoy huge savings by purchasing the right equipment, but also knowing that what you are purchasing is just as important as who you purchase it from.

Carefully selected

We provide top quality new and pre-owned Trimble products for Construction, Mining and Survey applications. We only select well cared for equipment from reputable dealers and end users and rule out the rest. We never sell equipment that has been damaged, abused or salvaged.

Trimble S9 with TSC3 for Moniotring

Thoroughly inspected

Anything that doesn’t meet our standards is repaired or replaced by our factory trained technicians. All total stations are serviced and calibrated to verify accuracy and original specifications. All GPS and GNSS equipment are fully tested in RTK mode to ensure its field ready and reliable.

Quality checked

We spend several hours on each system testing, cleaning, updating and verifying firmware & software compatibility to ensure all features have been tested, accessories are working, and the system is ready to work when you receive it.

Customized solutions

Whether you know everything or nothing about our products, we’re here to help you select the best system for your application – even if we don’t have the exact fit in our inventory.

Expert Service & Support

We have over 20 years of experience in the industry and strong relationships with Trimble and their dealer network. Our products are serviced by factory trained technicians before - and if necessary - after a sale. All repairs are completed to factory specifications by expert professional technicians. We will never mis-match components or install questionable parts.


A 30-day limited warranty comes with everything we sell. The worry-free limited warranty covers hardware from manufactures defects for a minimum of 30 days, with many systems offering coverage to 90-days.  For additional protection on your investment, we also offer Trimble Protection Plans that extend factory coverage for 12 months or more.

12-month Protection Plans

For the ultimate coverage on your investment, we offer optional 12 month extended service through Trimble Protected Plans which covers everything that that the original Trimble hardware factory warranty covered.  Extend coverage on your total stations, tablets, levels, radios, data collectors, GNSS receivers and machine control systems.

From best practices for charging / discharging to how long batteries should last in the field - and of course, how do they compare to cheap generic / aftermarket batteries? 
Universal vs robotic total stations?  We compare and highlight the differences between Trimble's SPS series robotic total stations to help you make the best decision for your application and budget.
For this how-to guide we get connected through Bluetooth using Trimble Access to a Trimble R8 or R10. This process is the same for ALL Trimble GPS and GNSS receivers using Bluetooth, including R12, R10, R6, SPS881, SPS882, SPS985..etc