Categories for Scale Weights

What Happens When You Pick the Wrong Industrial Scale For the Job

April 9, 2020

Picking the proper scale for a job is something that takes experience and knowledge of the different classes of scales, and the applications for which each class is used. With many different manufacturers, and in turn many different models, knowledge of scales is essential when choosing to buy one. Remember that quality is paramount. Bargains are not always the best option when choosing a scale. Well-made scales are generally more expensive, but worth the extra expense because they are more durable and will save you money in the end. The trick is finding a scale that is strong enough for... View Article

Why You Need Scale Calibration Services

April 9, 2020

When you use a scale, you want it to be as accurate as possible whether you’ve never used it before or you’ve had it for years. Unfortunately, scales can lose accuracy for multiple reasons and need to be adjusted to regain the highest level of accuracy possible. This process is called calibration. Knowing when and why to calibrate your scale can help you keep your scale accurate no matter when you use it. What is scale calibration? Calibration is a way to find a relationship between two unknown quantities. The process uses one quantity that is known, which has been... View Article

How to Match the Right Scale To the Job

April 9, 2020

When working in an industry that requires the transportation of supply materials, either in small or large quantities, it is essential to be able to weigh and measure the materials effectively and efficiently. Whether a company is distributing materials to a buyer or receiving purchased items from a vendor, knowing their weight is essential for a successful business relationship. However, even in industrial scales, there are many options available for purchase. Knowing the uses of industrial scales can help narrow the options to the correct scale for your company’s needs. Industrial Supply Scales Industrial supply companies provide materials for industries... 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

IWCS Scale