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Why Your Farm Needs a Livestock Scale

April 9, 2020

There’s lots of equipment needed to run or manage a farm with livestock successfully. However, there’s one piece of equipment that is important for farms that you might overlook. If you run a farm with animals, having a livestock scale handy can make a difference between keeping things running smoothly and struggling to keep up. What is a livestock scale? A livestock scale is a large scale designed specifically to weigh farm animals such as goats, sheep, cattle, and more. Since they are intended to weigh large animals and items such as bags of grain, these kinds of scales are... View Article

5 Essential Features To Look For In Commercial Scales

April 9, 2020

It can be overwhelming when it comes to determining which commercial scale is right for your farm, lab, or business. It’s not as simple as choosing a retail scale for home use. From digital scales to crane scales to bench scales to platform scales and more, there are endless possibilities and types of weighing application to consider. Whether you’re selecting a scale to weigh livestock or measuring ingredients in a laboratory, there are 5 key features you can look at that will help you narrow your options until you find the right scale. 1. Size of Platform The size of... View Article

Everything You Need to Know About Industrial Floor Scales

September 16, 2019

Industrial Floor Scales come in both standard and customizable selections. These customization options are designed to meet the unique needs of a variety of different industries and built using solid materials like stainless or milled steel for long-lasting durability.   Where Do You Find Industrial Scales? Places you might typically find industrial scales include: Warehouses Shipping floors Production floors The engineering and design of these weighing devices mean they provide ultimate performance and consistent accuracy.   Why get an NTEP approved Industrial Scale? If your industry requires legal for trade accuracy, then whatever type of industrial-scale you use needs to... View Article

How Can You Ensure Long-Term Accuracy and Analytical Quality When Choosing a Laboratory Balance

September 16, 2019

Any laboratory’s analytical quality and reliability depend in large part on the equipment being used to weigh materials and substances, and that makes your choice of weighing equipment critical to your success.  But how do you go about choosing the right kind of laboratory balance to fit the specific needs of your facility? Your budget certainly comes into play, because very few facilities have unlimited funding with which to select the best available equipment.  However, there are other factors you must consider when choosing just the right lab scale. What are the main laboratory balance selection criteria?  While your laboratory... View Article

4 Ways to Extend the Life of Your Vehicle Scale

September 16, 2019

Vehicle scales are a massive investment. The price depends on many factors, such as whether you purchase truck or truck weight scales, but they can easily cost tens of thousands of dollars. Given the price of these tools, it is in your best interest to keep them in good repair and operational for as long as possible. These four strategies can help you accomplish that goal. 1. Keep Your Scale Clean Truck scales can quickly become dirty. Oil, mud, and other debris make cleanliness a critical area to keep an eye on. In winter, ice and snow pose an additional... View Article

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