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Build Your Own Platform Scale Kit Review & Thoughts

Continuing a series that we started the last couple of years, we’re going to take a look at a DIY video and offer our opinion and thoughts on a Do it Yourselfer’s attempt at building a 5 x 5 platform scale.  So, let’s get started.  The overall video is nicely done and the final product… Read More »

Can You Weigh a Baby on a Regular Scale?

In today’s entry we answer some of your top questions about baby scales and pediatrician office weighing equipment. So let’s go ahead and get started. Can You Weigh a Baby on a Regular Scale? If you’re a hospital or pediatric doctor’s office, you will obviously want to have a true baby scale in place. These… Read More »

Can I use a Food Scale for Shipping?

Today’s entry focuses on the question can I use a food scale for shipping?  The quick answer is yes as long as the scale is accurate.  And, we only recommend you do this in low volume situations. In other words, if you’re shipping a box to a ebay customer or perhaps shipping a return back… Read More »

Scales for 4-Wheelers or ATV Weighing

So, recently a customer contacted us about scales for weighing 4wheelers or ATV’s.  We don’t have a lot of scales that are specifically designed for that but we can certainly use various scales to accomplish the task. My original thought was a floor scale with ramps on each end. Of course that would cost a… Read More »

The Latest & Greatest Regarding Airline Baggage Scales

Airline baggage scales are an often overlooked but crucial component of air travel. These weighing devices serve as the gatekeepers to a smooth and stress-free journey for passengers worldwide. From the evolution of simple manual scales to cutting-edge digital and portable systems, the journey of these scales has been marked by technological advancements and stringent… Read More »

Mastering the Mat: The Significance of Accurate Weighing Scales in High School Wrestling Tournaments

High school wrestling tournaments are an exciting event that showcases the tenacity, skill, and dedication of young athletes on the wrestling mat. These tournaments are more than just athletic competitions; they represent a rich tradition of discipline and camaraderie within the wrestling community. One of the key factors that contribute to the fairness and integrity… Read More »