Truck Scales

Understanding Truck Scale Project Costs

Understanding Truck Scale Project Costs

When planning a new truck scale project, costs should be on the forefront of your mind. This is the only way to make sure the project construction and outfitting fits within your budget. A failure to plan ahead at this stage can result in cost and budget overruns later. Not every truck scale project is […]

Replacing a Mechanical Truck Scale: Is It Time?

Replacing a Mechanical Truck Scale: Is It Time?

Many years ago, mechanical truck scales were the truck scales, and everybody used them. However, times have changed — and so have scales. If you’re still using a mechanical truck scale, it may be time to consider modernizing your equipment. Read on to learn why an upgrade could be beneficial. The Problem with Mechanical Truck […]

5 Ways A Truck Scale Can Be Tricked

5 Ways A Truck Scale Can Be Tricked

Imagine being robbed of millions of dollars and having no idea how it had happened. That’s exactly what a major international bulk goods manufacturer experienced recently, and it all happened right on the truck scale. Over a period of several years, this manufacturer lost $2 million dollars because of truck scale fraud. Learn more about […]

How Clean Truck Scales Save You Money

How Clean Truck Scales Save You Money

Letting your truck scale gather dirt and debris may seem like the easiest way to operate, but it’s actually a much bigger issue than most people realize. Here are a few ways cleaning your truck scale can actually save you money and help your business run more smoothly. Avoid Rust and Corrosion One of the […]

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 […]

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 […]

How to Buy the Right Truck Scale

How to Buy the Right Truck Scale

When it comes to weighing trucks, close enough isn’t good enough. Precision matters. So do reliability and performance, which makes buying the right truck scale for your operations important to your business and your bottom line. Some owners think that purchasing a truck scale is a simple matter that just involves finding a scale and […]