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5 things you need to know about industrial floor scales
Industrial floor scales come in all shapes and sizes, but they do have some common features that are important when making a purchasing decision. What are its load cell capabilities? Is there a warranty? And what about shock-loading? Here are some handy hints about industrial floor scales.

Digital display
Blurry or unreadable displays can be frustrating, annoying, and more importantly, time wasting. There are a few simple checks you can go through before buying. This includes: Is the cover made of glass or plastic? Glass is easier to clean; does it scratch easy? Plastic can scratch easily; and are the numbers easy to see/read? When it comes to the kind of casing for the display, it’s best to have a stainless-steel, water-tight enclosure as it protects the edges from rust and also stops condensation.

Load cells
Designated as the brains of the scale, ignore the type of load cell at your peril. These are usually the most expensive part of your weighing solution. If you’re in the market for an industrial weigh scale and the price seems too good to be true, chances are the manufacturer has put in cheap load cells.

Shock loading
Shock loading is something that needs to be avoided at all costs because it can lead to a critical failure of your equipment. This happens when users overload the system with materials thus damaging it. Whether this is critical will depend on how accurate you need your scale to be for your purposes – the smaller the weight, the more accurate it needs to be for weighing.

Load cell cables
If you were to turn the scale upside down you would see that there are load cell cables in place. As the name suggests, load cell cables are connected to the load cell, so it is imperative that their integrity is kept intact and protected so you can get the most precise reading possible. Some weighing systems may use plastic cabling, however steel braided cables are preferable because they last longer and are also stronger.

Warranty
Investing in plant-ready floor weighing scales doesn’t come cheap, so it’s well worth looking into warranties. Most scales come with a standard five-year warranty, but make sure you go through the policy and look for exclusions. These are the type of things that could end up costing you in the long run.
Vessel weighers
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These weighing systems can weigh material stored in bins, tanks and hoppers
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Operational ease Compuload 3000MkII delivers accurate accumulative totals
Instant Weighing
Precision, lightweight accurate weight measuring solutions for Forklifts from Instant Weighing.
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Process Weigher / Batch Weigher
Active Weighing Solutions
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Belt fed Loss In-Weight system
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Weight Indicators
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QWM Weighbridges
QWM
Weighbridges designed for industrial applications
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Hasemer Spring Balancers from Redfern Flinn Cranes & Hoisting Equipment
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Spring Balancers are available in both standard and long stroke models. Minimizes fatigue and tool damage and increases productivity.
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Weigh Belt Feeder
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Instrotech Calog load cell display
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User-friendly Compuload 3000MkII for precision accumulative totals
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Pallet Scales
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Industrial Platform Scales for heavy weighing
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Bagging machines, bag lines and filling systems from Budpack / Accuweigh
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Load Manager Truck Weighing System
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View Net load, Gross weight or Axle group loadings with a push of a button with Load Managers from Instant Weighing.
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NMI Approved In Line Dimensioning and Catchweighing Solutions
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Measurement information systems provide information and the equipment to accurately measure all types of products and product containers
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7560 Weighbridge
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Accurate and reliable weighbridges Weighbridge systems designed to be the most innovative, accurate and reliable of their kind Durable weighbridges.
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Compuload 3000-Easy and automatic weighing
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Compression Load Cells
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The S type load cells are perfect for a range of applications including testing of materials and mechanical scale conversions.
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Retail labelling and weighing machines
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The most correct and precise weighing equipment with high capability label printing scales, best for retail and commercial environments.
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Heavy Capacity Platform Scales and Weighing Equipment from Ultrahawke
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