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A Guide to Scale Accuracy

A Guide to Scale Accuracy

Posted by Ben M. on Jan 27th 2023

Scale accuracy is important when it comes to weighing. The fact is, if you are weighing anything at all, it's safe to say you're doing so because you need a precise measurement. While many folks assume accuracy and readability go hand-in-hand, there is much more to the equation than that. So, how do you know if your scale is accurate?Before we can answer that, it would be helpful to know what scale accuracy is. In our Scale Definitions Glossary, we define accuracy as:“How well a scale can displa
IP Ratings Explained: A Guide for Scale Buyers

IP Ratings Explained: A Guide for Scale Buyers

Posted by Josh M. on Nov 30th 2022

If you're searching for IP ratings and their meanings, you either lead a very boring life or you work in a field that requires equipment to be used in less-than-ideal conditions. Either way, we’re here to help deconstruct what these ratings are and how they’re used—hopefully without putting you to sleep in the process.In this IP rating guide, we'll focus primarily on what IP ratings mean for industrial scales and their users because, well, we're a scale company! And since you are likely in the m
What is a Digital Scale Indicator and How Do They Work?

What is a Digital Scale Indicator and How Do They Work?

Posted by Greg J. on Nov 8th 2022

Digital scale indicators are an important part of any industrial weighing operation. But what exactly are they and how do they work? In this article, we'll provide a basic overview of weight indicators and explain some of the key features to look for when choosing one for your business.We'll also discuss the different types of scale indicators and how they can help you optimize your production processes and improve your bottom line. So if you're in the market for an external weighing scale displ
Scales Plus Will Be Returning to MJBizCon 2022!

Scales Plus Will Be Returning to MJBizCon 2022!

Posted by Greg J. on Oct 17th 2022

Weight for it . . . The team at Scales Plus WILL BE RETURNING TO LAS VEGAS FOR MJBIZCON 2022! You already read that above, didn’t you? Well, if you’re asking yourself, “What is MJBizCon and why should I care that you’re attending?”—we won’t waste any more of your time with deflated announcements. Here is everything you need to know about the upcoming event and all the exciting things we have in store for the Scales Plus booth (#6527).MJBIZCON 2022 EVENT DETAILS Who: 180+ speakers, 1,400
The 5 Best Shipping and Postal Scales for 2022

The 5 Best Shipping and Postal Scales for 2022

Posted by Greg J. on Sep 19th 2022

The postal service is a vital part of our country's infrastructure and having the right shipping scale is critical for any business that relies on mail delivery. But with so many postal scales on the market today, choosing the right one for your operation can be a daunting task. To help you make the best decision for your business, we've compiled a list of the five best shipping and postal scales for 2022 and beyond. To ensure these picks are applicable to the widest net of businesses, we'v

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