Platform Scale

Platform Scales

High-Precision and Versatile Weighing Solutions

Platform scales are designed for accurate weighing of items and materials in industrial settings. Choose from analog or smart load cell technology with functional, ergonomic platform designs. METTLER TOLEDO platform scales can be equipped with digital displays and connected to computers and other devices for data recording and analysis.

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FAQs - Platform Scales

What are platform scales?

Platform scales are used for weighing materials in industrial or commercial settings. They can be used for a variety of purposes such as weighing packages, containers, and bulk goods. They can also be used in shipping and receiving operations, manufacturing, and inventory management. They are available in a range of sizes and capacities and can be powered by either AC or battery.

What is the weight capacity of a typical platform scale?

The weight capacities of our platform scales vary depending on the model but can range from 0.6 kg (1.2 lb) to 600 kg (1000 lbs). For weighing applications that require higher capacities, consider an industrial floor scale

Can platform scales be used for weighing hazardous materials?

METTLER TOLEDO offers platform scales that are designed for use with hazardous materials or in hazardous areas. Browse our explosion-proof platform scales based on your hazardous area classification:  Zone 1/21, Zone 2/22, Division 1, or Division 2. It is recommended to consult with a METTLER TOLEDO specialist for support with selecting the correct model for your application.

Do you have platform scales suitable for outdoor or harsh environments?

Certain platform scales have corrosion-resistant construction, including the PBD659, PBA639 and PBK9 platform scales. However, your environmental conditions can have an impact on the performance of the scale if the equipment is subject to vibration or other ongoing environmental influences. Platform scales that are used in harsh environments may require more frequent calibration and maintenance to deliver the desired measurement results. It is best to consult with your local METTLER TOLEDO representative to identify the scale that is best for your unique environment and application, as well as define a routine maintenance plan for continued performance.

Are platform scales easy to use?

Platform scales are designed to be easy to use. METTLER TOLEDO has expert service technicians equipped to help you with any questions or assistance you may need.

Are platform scales available in different sizes?

Yes, platform scales are available in a wide range of sizes to accommodate different items and applications. You can choose the size of the scale based on the size of the object or the capacity you need.

Can platform scales be connected to a computer?

Most current platform scales can be connected to a computer for data recording and analysis with a compatible scale indicator and a RS232 convertor.  METTLER TOLEDO also offers a wide range of software to optimize your weighing process.