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Industry Application: Visualisation of Multi-Resolution Public-Domain DEM Data Using Surfer

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As a professional geologist, Lester Anderson has spent many years making maps for all types of data from elevation models to geophysical data (e.g. gravity and magnetics), and all too often it is apparent that we all have different viewpoints on how best to display data in map form. The transition from hand-drawn maps to computer-based mapping has ...
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Color line segments by attribute value using Surfer’s Base Symbology

A Surfer user contacted me a while back asking how to color segments of a line with different colors based on the attribute value of the line. He had the line defined in a BLN file with a different Z value assigned to each x,y pair. This can be useful for visualizing downhole measurement values down a well or borehole, traffic speed along a road (s...
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Maximize your data’s impact using Grapher’s new Piper Plots

Over the years, Piper plots have become one of the most requested new plot types for Grapher. If you're one of our many users that have been looking forward to this new plot type, your wait is over! Grapher's new Piper plots make it easier than ever to display water, soil, and rock chemistry data in a clear and visually appealing graphs. Use a Pipe...
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Grapher's revamped User Interface means more intuitive data plotting!

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Here's a scenario that might sound familiar to users of earlier versions of Grapher: You're trying to plot some data with dates and times on the X-axis, but you just can't get the labels to display the data as you see it in the Worksheet Manager! You're clicking through the tabs in the Property Manager and making changes, but there's so many option...
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Grapher 13 has landed - experience these great new features today!

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​ Happy 2018 Golden Software users! It's a fresh new year, and we have a fresh new version of Grapher to go along with it! We've been very busy bees over the last few months, and Grapher 13 is loaded with new features to help you create publication-ready graphs in less time than ever! Our biggest highlights include true Piper plots and classed Pipe...
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