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Understanding Weighing Cell Technology

Understanding Weighing Cell Technology

In today’s industry, two weighing cell technologies are predominately used.  They are strain gauge and electromagnetic force compensation (MonoBloc) technology.  MonoBloc weighing technology ensures the highest level of counting accuracy and repeatability for reliable results. Generally, MonoBloc load cells are ten times more accurate than standard load cells with strain gauges. Precision, Ruggedness, and the […]

Choosing the Right Material Tester

Choosing the Right Material Tester

Material testers are precise and vital pieces of equipment that are used to determine properties of raw materials and components, anything from metal to plastic, food, rubber, and more. They are particularly useful in quality control, production testing, research, and other related applications. When buying a material tester, it’s necessary to choose the right equipment […]

Why You Should Buy Scales Locally

Why You Should Buy Scales Locally

The Internet has opened up a world of possibilities for eCommerce. But buying complex equipment like scales and scale systems over the Internet can be misleading because it’s difficult to know exactly what you’re getting. For scales, this is even more applicable. Scales can be falsely advertised in the sense that the scale being shown […]

Choosing the Right Weigh Modules for Your Business

Choosing the Right Weigh Modules for Your Business

Not all weigh modules are created the same…and that’s a good thing!  Fortunately, as a Mettler Toledo Authorized Distributor, we offer an extensive variety of weigh modules designed to fit your unique application.  Here is a summary of the different weigh module models we offer along with some of their basic characteristics to consider for […]

Truck Scales: Steel or Concrete Deck?

Truck Scales: Steel or Concrete Deck?

Truck scale buyers often ask one question: What is the difference between a steel and concrete deck? While the decks are made of different materials, there are not many reasons to choose one over the other aside from personal preference and individual use. Below, we will talk about the main difference between steel and concrete […]

How to Buy the Right Weigh Modules

How to Buy the Right Weigh Modules

There’s more to weigh modules than just weighing loads. Not all weigh modules are created equal. They vary greatly in price, levels of performance, durability, and longevity. Choosing the right weigh modules for your operation is an important task and obligation that must take into account all of the variables in order to find the […]

Are you ready for the new FSMA Regulations?

Are you ready for the new FSMA Regulations?

In 2011, the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) was established to switch the focus of food safety from response, to prevention. Prior to FSMA, the U.S. food supply was left alone unless contamination entered. Only then would actions be made to remove the contamination and keep food safe. This was a highly unsuccessful technique, and […]

The ROI on New Truck Scales

The ROI on New Truck Scales

Does your current truck scale need repairs? What do those repairs add up to in dollars? Repairs are not always the best option. Sometimes, you get a better return on your investment by purchasing a new scale. (How to buy the right truck scale) Let’s take a look at some of the key factors that […]