1. What is a bench scale?
A Bench Scale, commonly referred to as a Bench Top Scale or Compact Scale – is a small scale that can fit o...
1. What is a bench scale?
A Bench Scale, commonly referred to as a Bench Top Scale or Compact Scale – is a small scale that can fit on top of a work station or 'work bench', hence the name Bench Scale. These scales are used for smaller weighing needs and more intricate processes, where the operator needs to be closer to the scale itself. Bench scale applications range from mixing, weighing, counting and checkweighing. Our bench scale and portable scale portfolio offers solutions from high-resolution bench scales and bench scales for wet and harsh environments to bench scales for dry and dusty environments. METTLER TOLEDO offers portable bench scales, a digital bench scale, and bench scales with ingress protected up to IP69k for heavy wash-down processes to suit any industrial environment. Boasting small footprints and capacities from 0.6 to 600 kg and verified resolution of up to 60,000e, our products provide you innovative weighing functions for maximum efficiency with less operator effort.
2. What is a bench top scale used for?
Use bench or portable scales for fast and accurate weighing, mixing, counting and checkweighing speeds up your process and increases profitability. Whether you require a hygienically designed bench or platform scale to ensure easy and thorough cleaning and minimized cross-contamination risk or a high-precision benchtop scale or platform scale for sophisticated applications where the best accuracy is required, we have a scale to meet your needs. Many of our digital bench and portable scale solutions offer the ability to tailor it to your needs. Make it yours and get the most out of your investment.
3. Do bench scales require installation?
Forget about difficult installation and long set-up times with our bench scales. They are versatile, ready-to-use weighing machines for a broad range of applications and environments, designed with your needs in mind.
4. Are bench scales portable?
Yes. Portable scale solutions offer ultimate flexibility and portability. With a wide variety of uses, a portable scale is convenient to use, but it must also be suited to your environment and provide the accuracy you demand.
5. How much do bench scales cost?
Our Industrial Basic line features attractively priced bench and floor scales for basic weighing applications. These simple, reliable solutions bring a lot of value for the budget-minded user. They are rugged and reliable scales at an affordable price, with some advanced features available on higher-end models, such as display-style options and connectivity to scanners or printers.