Other Balances & Scales
Speedy Services used load monitoring and suspended weighing load cell equipment from Straightpoint to weigh and calculate the centre of gravity of a 298t flare stack bound for a BP oil rig in the North Sea. Speedy utilised four 150t wireless compression load cells and wireless centre of gravity software with supplementary SW-HHP handheld displays. The load cells were chosen for a number of... Read More
SAN DIEGO, CA – Hardy Process Solutions (www.hardysolutions.com) is celebrating the 20th anniversary of its breakthrough process weighing PLC Plug-in modules. Hardy was the first weighing company to engineer and manufacture PLC Plug-In Weight modules, which are used in applications including: batching/blending, filling/dispensing, check weighing,... Read More
Designed for dry food, personal care, and pharma products, Versa Flex (fixed height) and Versa Flex GP (height-adjustable cantilever) checkweighers feature multilingual touchscreens, frame design that minimizes food build-up, and rapid-release conveyors and belts that simplify maintenance. Software with automatic-zero algorithms facilitates accuracy over time, regardless of environmental conditions, and design facilitates integration within operations already running wet products.
July 12, 2016 - Producing a diverse range of generic prescription topical and injectable pharmaceuticals, Teligent has built their success on a culture of quality. To automate inspection on their high-throughput tube line, they turned to Mettler-Toledo Hi-Speed and selected a customized XS1 checkweigher with a two-lane configuration that matches their dual-lane filler. Detecting and rejecting... Read More
Designed and built for harsh chemical and washdown industrial environments, Hardy Floor Scales and Hardy Lift Deck Floor Scales come with weightless calibration and operator diagnostics features. Hardy Floor Scales, rated for 250,000–300,000 loading cycles, come in 8 standard sizes from 30 x 30 in. to 72 x 96 in. in 1,000, 2,500, 5,000, and 10,000 lb capacities. Hardy Lift Deck Floor Scales come in 3 standard sizes from 36 x 36 in. to 60 x 60 in. in 1,000, 2,000 and 5,000 lb capacities. Read More
Available in 2 size options, Series 5 Mild Steel Bench Scales feature welded tube design, 4 built-in overload stops, and stainless steel shroud for protection of load cell. Large diameter feet provide compensation for irregular surfaces, and with 2 in. of travel, scales can be leveled to compensate for almost any surface. Scales are available in complete bench scale configuration, with pillar and Fairbanks instrument, as well as standalone base configuration for use with any analog instrument. Read More
Hardy Process Solutions Achieves Premier Integration with Rockwell Automation® Logix® Systems for Process WeighingJune 7, 2016
Easy Connection on the Backplane or Over Wire Coupled with AOPs, Faceplates/AOIs Reduce Systems Integration Time Up to 90% SAN DIEGO, CA – Hardy Process Solutions has achieved the highest level of weighing integration with Rockwell Automation® Logix® systems, with a combination of connectivity on the backplane or over wire and integration tools. Using a combination of Add-on-Profiles... Read More
Used to weigh drums, barrels, and other industrial containers, Alliance/CAS R-Series constructed of steel, has anti-skid diamond plate deck, and is available with 500 x 0.2 lb and 1,000 x 0.5 lb capacities. This heavy-duty, 42.75 x 39.5 x 3.5 in. platform scale, featuring live side rails, 2 handles, and 2 rubber wheels, also provides CI-200 Series weighing indicator with 10 numeric keys, 2 function keys, and 6-segment, 1 in. LED display; internal resolution is 1/520,000 A/D. Read More
Guardian Protective Devices is a leading manufacturer of pepper sprays for law enforcement, military agencies, security personnel and civilians. They also offer specialized contract packaging of mission-critical aerosol cans to private label customers. To protect the quality of their products, they installed an SST checkweigher from Mettler-Toledo Hi-Speed. Unlike traditional checkweighers, the... Read More
Suited for monitoring and controlling CS™ and TL™ Series Crane and Tension Link Scales as well as PT™ and LP™ Portable Wheel Load Scales from up to 300 ft, HH400™ Handheld Indicator comes with such features as output to RFX™-enabled wireless printers, memory storage, and RS232 output. NTEP-certified product, which has IP65, ergonomic housing, offers 3 display modes that allow simultaneous viewing of data from up to 4 scales from graphic display.
Able to weigh axle-by-axle dynamically and statically, LS-WIM systems are Legal for Trade when weighing in static mode. Purpose-built LS20™ indicator features readability-optimized LCD and intuitive keypad design. With indicator mounted where drivers can enter and save 250 unique truck IDs, complete with tare weights, individual axle weights, and total gross weight, systems offer internal memory for up to 3,000 weigh records. Data export is possible via USB drive or RS232 serial output. Read More
PacMoore Reduces Product Loss with XE3 Checkweighers and ProdX Software from Mettler-Toledo Hi-SpeedMarch 15, 2016
PacMoore is a contract food manufacturer for retail, foodservice, food processing and pharmaceutical customers. With quality and accountability at the core of their culture, they rely on high-performance XE3 checkweighers from Mettler-Toledo Hi-Speed to detect and reject under- and overweight packages. Mettler-Toledo’s optional ProdX monitoring software enables PacMoore to maximize yields and... Read More
Available with 3, 6, 15, 30, or 60 lb capacity, OHAUS Ranger® Count 3000 stabilizes within 1 sec and tracks throughput over entire shift. LEDs indicate when preset weight/part count is reached, and 30-item library handles 12-digit part numbers. While RS232 port is standard, optional connectivity includes Ethernet, second RS232, or USB port. APW software recalculates average piece weight as overall weight increases. Internal resolution is 1:1,5000,000, and display resolution is 1:30,000. Read More
Featuring 4-point overload protection and battery-operated, digital indicator with full-function numeric keypad, Alliance/CAS Transit TR-Series Portable Platform Scale is available with 304 stainless steel, IP67-rated or plastic, NEMA 12-rated enclosure. Internal bumper system protects against shock loading, while 2 fixed and 2 swivel poly bonded 4 in. wheels enable mobility. Capacities are 500 x 0.1 lb and 1,000 x 0.2 lb with 18 x 24 x 6 in. or 24 in.² x 6 in. platforms. Read More
Able to process and output 300 updates/sec of processed (stable) weight, HI 6500-XP Extreme Weight Processor offers 1:30,000 resolution, consumes 7 W, and is EtherNet/IP®-enabled. A/D conversion, weight processing, and communications port update at 330 Hz, providing PLC with latest processed weight reading every 3 msec. WAVERSAVER+® technology suppresses vibration and mechanical noise, and embedded Web server enables access via computer browser from anywhere worldwide.
Offering intuitive operation and advanced diagnostics, BLH Nobel G5 Instruments support process weighing and control, force measurement, factory automation, high dynamic force measurement, and high-speed batching/blending systems. Panel-mount version provides 24 Vdc or 115/230 Vac operation, while rail-mount model offers 24 Vdc operation only. Instruments support Modbus/TCP, Ethernet/IP, FTP, HTTP, Profibus, DeviceNet, ControlNet, and Modbus RTU interfaces as well as RS485 and analog outputs. Read More
Atlanta, GA, U.S. – For the first time, Eagle Product Inspection (Eagle) was on hand at the International Production and Processing Exhibition (IPPE), Hall B at Booth 6264, to offer expert advice to the meat, poultry and feed industries with regard to inline x-ray inspection, fat analysis and quality control checks. The market demand for high-throughput, efficient inspection systems is... Read More
Have a look a this "Black Beauty" stackable crane test weight system recently shipped to a hoist crane supply and servicing client in Wyoming. This custom designed and fabricated unit consists of a lead filled steel bottom weight of 7,500 lbs. (49"x 49" x 13" and a 6'8" high steel center post with lifting lug. There are eleven steel lead filled square donuts that drop over the center post... Read More
With larger-than-average weighing pans, battery-operated ML-T Balances give operators room to carry out weighing tasks in nearly any analytical or manufacturing environment. Standard weigh-in guide and large color touchscreen with red/green light indicators optimize readability for dosing within tolerance. Once weigh-in is complete, results can be sent to printer or transmitted wirelessly to PC. Additional features include MonoBloc weighing cell, overload protection, and passcode protection. Read More
As a family-owned processor of healthy ready-to-eat snacks and meals, Safeway Fresh Foods goes to market under their Sunnyside Farms brand and customers' private labels. Behind their motto, "Your brand integrity is safe with us," is an unwavering commitment to exceptionally high quality product and food safety at every step of their operation. They rely on equipment from the Mettler-Toledo... Read More