Pallet Jack Scales / Pallet Scales
Save Time and Money with Mobile Weighing
Pallet jack scales, also known as pallet truck scales, are mobile weighing solutions designed to weigh pallets from 600 kg to 1,500 kg while in motion to maximize efficiency and throughput. Pallet scales are heavy-duty, U-shaped platforms designed for simplified static weighing of pallets from 300 kg to 3,000 kg that save floor space, speed up loading and enhance safety in harsh industrial environments. Both offer high accuracy and long-lasting reliability to support your production and logistics processes.
Mobile pallet truck scales make weighing easy
Built to take the knocks of industrial use, METTER TOLEDO mobile pallet truck scales bring the scale to the load instead of moving the load to the scale. With an integrated power supply and battery, you save the kind of time that translates to real productivity enhancements. Various battery life options, finishes and hazardous area classifications mean you can find the right scale for your application.
The U-shaped platform speeds up your weighing proces by making it easy to move loads onto and off the scale. Simply wheel the pallet jack into the scale’s open area and lower the load onto the scale platform
Corrosion-resistant pallet scales for wet environments
Are humidity, moisture, and corrosive liquids issues in your weighing process? PTA459 and 459x pallet scales are next-generation stainless-steel pallet scales with easy-to-clean weighing platforms and high corrosion resistance. Electronic components in the terminal box and load cell are IP68 protected, which makes them ideal for use in wet environments.
What is a pallet jack scale?
Pallet truck with scales or pallet jack scales are precise, rugged, fast and easy to use in any warehouse application. Pallet jack scales have been engineered to provide high accuracy weighing for pallets and containers. When precise and mobile weighing is critical, pallet truck scales for sale accurately weigh pallets easily without operator strain. When you buy a scale pallet jack or hand pallet truck scale from METTLER TOLEDO, you can expect advanced features, such as a dependable scale indicator with a large and highly visible and large LCD adjustable backlit display with keyboard. A hand pallet truck scale from METTLER TOLEDO will withstand regular heavy industrial use so you can enjoy accurate weighing, easy lifting, and effortless steering—even over uneven surfaces.
What is the proper way to use a pallet jack or pallet jack scale? What is the proper way to move a pallet jack?
Ideally, a pallet jack scale is designed for safety, ergonomics and accuracy so it is easy for operators to lift, move and weigh pallets. Quality features, wheels, options on fork sizes, a simple-to-use and readable terminal, and the ability to withstand rugged scale pallet jack use are also important. The most important thing to keep in mind, however, about the proper way to use a pallet truck scale or pallet jack scale is that the operator must be trained specifically on using a pallet jack with scale. Second, the operator must check the pallet jack scale status prior to each use to ensure it is ready to be used safely. Third, the operator must operate the jack pallet scale according to the safety instructions in the pallet jack scale manual based on the specific design of the pallet jack scale being used.
What is the best jack pallet scale or weighing pallet truck? What are the best pallet truck scales for sale?
Design is an important aspect in choosing the right scale pallet jack or weighing pallet truck for your needs. The manufacturer must pay attention to every detail that operators require in warehouse applications for safe, functional pallet jack scales. This includes ergonomic design, such as the full-function handle on the METTLER TOLEDO pallet truck scale. This handle makes the pallet jack scale easy to lift, move and weigh. Top-quality wheels provide a smooth ride over uneven warehouse floors. Effortless steering lets operators focus on their job. With a variety of fork sizes, our pallet truck with scales are designed to withstand many rugged applications. Our electric pallet jack with scale offerings features a rechargeable battery for up to 95 hours of mobile operation before charging. Each pallet jack scale swiftly and simply transports and weighs palletized goods of up to 4,000 pounds.
Pallet truck scales for sale from METTLER TOLEDO also come with a reliable indicator that includes a large, easily visible display and keyboard. The pallet truck scale keyboard features five simple and intuitive keys (On/Off, Zero, Tare, Clear and Print), plus two freely definable function keys for your custom application. By speeding up your shipping and warehousing processes, mobile pallet jack scales can make a difference to your bottom line.
While there is no single best pallet jack, high-quality pallet jacks are made by companies such as Linde or Jungheinrich. METTLER TOLEDO hand pallet truck scales save time by allowing you to move and weigh every pallet at the same time. This can help with efficiency in high-throughput warehouses and production facilities.
How high will a pallet jack lift? Are pallet trucks classified as lifting equipment?
A pallet jack scale or a pallet truck scale can typically lift to 120 mm. Generally, this is high enough to lift and transport nearly any load that will fit on a pallet jack scale or pallet truck scale, but the probability of a load falling is low, so it is not classified as lifting equipment. Pallet truck scales are not covered by LOLER unless they lift above 300mm.
How heavy is a pallet jack?
On average, a manual pallet jack weighs about 79 kg. The weight is necessary to ensure the ruggedness of the pallet jack scale under heavy load. Therefore, to ensure smooth operation and transport, the design of a pallet truck scale becomes important. METTLER TOLEDO pallet truck scales have been designed to ensure ruggedness for long life, ease-of-use for operator comfort, and accuracy for tracking inbound and outbound stock can in an efficient way.
How do you fix a pallet jack that won't lift?
The pump system will require repair if a pallet jack scale will not lift. For a METTLER TOLEDO pallet truck scale or pallet jack scale, contact METTLER TOLEDO Service.
How do you bleed air from a pallet jack?
To bleed air from a pallet jack or pallet jack scale, keep the control lever in the LOWER position, then move the handle up and down 10 or more times. This action will expel the air from your pallet truck scale.
What kind of hydraulic oil goes in a pallet jack?
Generally, the oil used in a pallet jack including a pallet jack scale mechanism is L-HV68 at 0 to 40 degree centigrade equal to ISO VG68 or L-HV46 at -10 to 0 degree centigrade equal to ISO VG46.
How do you pump up a pallet jack?
Push the handle down to pump up the pallet jack, then let the handle come back using the mechanical spring. This process is repeated several times to pump up the pallet jack portion of a pallet jack scale.
Should a pallet jack be pushed or pulled?
A pallet jack or electric pallet jack with scale should be pulled especially when it is loaded. When there is no load, it is also possible to reposition the pallet jack by pushing it.
Do you need a license to use pallet jacks or pallet truck scales?
No official license is required to use a pallet jack or pallet jack scale. However, it is necessary that a pallet jack or pallet jack scale operator to be trained to operate this important equipment safely.
What is an electric pallet jack with scale?
An electric pallet jack with scale or without a scale is a pallet jack powered by batteries contained inside the pallet jack. This type of pallet jack or pallet jack scale ensures premium flexibility in use and accurate weighments. See more about our electric pallet jack scales for sale.
Can pallet jacks or pallet jack scales go up a ramp?
Pallet jacks and pallet jack scales in principle have not been designed to go up a ramp. However, if a pallet jack or pallet jack scale needs to go up an incline in a plant or warehouse, always make sure to pull it to ensure the highest pallet truck scale safety possible. When going down a ramp, pushing is the only reasonable option to control the motion of the pallet jack or pallet jack scale.
How much weight does a pallet jack reduce? How many pounds does an electric pallet jack weigh? Do you have a 5,000-lb pallet scale or pallet truck scale?
Our PTA459 pallet scale is available in capacities from 300 kg - 3,000 kg and our PJA pallet truck scales are available in 600 kg and 1,500 kg. Check to see which pallet weight scale is a better fit for your application based on capacity and accuracy.
What are the maximum weight capacities and options of your pallet weighing scales (pallet floor scale)?
We have a variety of industrial pallet scales. Our PTA459 pallet scale is available in capacities from 300 kg - 3,000 kg and our PJA pallet jack scales are available in 600 kg and 1,500 kg. Check to see which pallet weight scale is a better fit for your application based on capacity and accuracy.
Do you have a pallet truck scale (pallet jack scale) that can record weighing data that can then be downloaded to an internal database so we can print out electronic weight receipts for customers?
Yes, we have industrial pallet scales with this options. You can either select a pallet jack scale which can record weighing data or you can select a weighing pallet truck with printer to print the receipts for customers directly. You can also select the PJA with ICS689 indicator with Wi-Fi to connect to the customer database in real-time. With a wide variety of pallet truck with scales solutions, we can work to meet your requirements.
Do you have a pallet jack scale (pallet truck scale) with a printer inside?
Yes, we have industrial pallet scales and pallet jack scales with this option. You can select from our PJA pallet jack scale family. These pallet jack solutions are easily integrated with METTLER TOLEDO printers.
Are pallet jack scales accurate?
Pallet jack scales or hand pallet truck scales from METTLER TOLEDO offer approved accuracy up to 0.2 kg, depending on the model. Check to see which electric pallet truck with scales is the best fit for your application based on capacity and accuracy by consulting your local METTLER TOLEDO weighing expert.
How often should pallet trucks be inspected?
We recommend regular routine testing of your pallet truck scale, which depends on the frequency of use and your environment. Consult your local METTLER TOLEDO Service expert for a customized plan to protect your pallet jack scale purchase and achieve maximum productivity.