A drum scale is used for simplifying measuring the weight of a barrel. It usually will included an optional ramp or a built in ramp for quick loading and unloading a drum from the scale. A drum scale is generally portable with a low profile for easy loading. At Scales Plus we carry a wide variety of drum scale designed to fit your application. If you would like some help figuring out which scale is best for your application, let us know. We would be happy to help! You can reach us through the live chat, email at firstname.lastname@example.org, or calling us at 616-622-2100.