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1111, 2019

Pennsylvania Scale Adds U6600 Bulk Container Scale

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Media Contact: Rob Woodward Vice President and General Manager Pennsylvania Scale Company rsw@pascale.com 1-800-233-0473 Ext 101 No-ramp weighing saves space, improves efficiency in lean environments LANCASTER, PA (November 11th, 2019) –Pennsylvania Scale Company, a leading U.S. manufacturer of scales and scale indicators, has announced the latest addition to its Productivity Series—the U6600 Low-Profile Bulk Container Scale. The U6600 provides no-ramp weighing of bulk containers and irregularly sized loads to [...]

811, 2019

Weighing Solutions for Dealing with Irregularly Sized Loads

Weighing IBCs, MACX bulk containers, bundled materials, and oversized loads can be challenging due to size. Being able to effectively weigh these loads improves workflow management and helps ensure accuracy. PA Scale’s U6600 Series Low-Profile Bulk Container Scale allows for efficient weighing while also improving inventory control, monitoring, and more. Scales for irregularly sized loads Accuracy is paramount no matter the size and shape of your material or container. [...]

2205, 2019

Weighing Systems: Mild Steel or Stainless Steel?

Weighing Systems: Mild Steel or Stainless Steel? When selecting a weighing system for your manufacturing or industrial environment, choosing the right material for your unique requirements and conditions is key to getting a scale with components that will perform reliably and last. Material options can include a variety of steel alloys, such as mild steel and stainless steel, and understanding the differences in the composition and performance of these [...]

304, 2019

Questions to Answer Before Choosing a Weighing System

Questions to Answer Before Choosing a Weighing System Whether you’re choosing a weighing system for a new facility or adding scales to an existing line, it helps to be prepared with the right information before meeting with your scale dealer or manufacturer to make your scale selection. Gathering important details about your weighing requirements and environmental conditions will help ensure you get the greatest accuracy and longest performance life [...]

2703, 2019

3 Key Factors in Sizing Load Cells

3 Key Factors in Sizing Load Cells Sizing load cells is a critical task in designing a weighing system, especially when weighing accuracy and consistency are critical parts of your process. Selecting load cells that are too small can result in weigh system failure. Conversely, load cells that are too large may decrease accuracy and cost more to purchase and replace. To help you and your dealer or manufacturer [...]

103, 2019

Mobile Drum Weighing: Why Three Wheels Are Better Than Four

Mobile Drum Weighing: Why Three Wheels Are Better Than Four The Drum Bunny from Pennsylvania Scale is a mobile weighing system for accurate filling, inventory management, and controlled movement of drums and other containers in the manufacturing environment. The Drum Bunny’s unique low-profile platform and three-load-cell/three-wheel design allow it to provide superior weighing accuracy and steady transport of loads even across the unpredictable surfaces of the factory floor. A [...]

2502, 2019

What Can You Do with Digital Scale Data?

What Can You Do with Digital Scale Data? The PIVOT data collection system leverages data from digital scales for use in broader, process- and enterprise-level activities and decision making. PIVOT can capture parts counts, weights, and other critical data points from digital scales and communicate them to any networked device. Its open-system design offers endless possibilities for how the data can be used, impacting a wide variety of end-to-end [...]

2301, 2019

PA Scale Donates Floor Scale to Water Street Rescue Mission

Media Contact: Rob Woodward Vice President and General Manager 1-800-233-0473 Ext 101 rsw@pascale.com New scale simplifies food donation weighing LANCASTER, PA (January 2018) –Pennsylvania Scale Company, a leading U.S. manufacturer of scales and scale indicators, recently donated a Model 6600 Platform Floor Scale to the Water Street Rescue Mission in Lancaster, PA, to simplify weighing of food donations. The Water Street Rescue Mission is a non-profit organization that offers [...]

Accuracy in a Wide Range of Industries

Pennsylvania Scale brings weighing accuracy and reliability to the smallest parts and the largest containers. Standard capacities range from 2 lbs. to 40,000 lbs. or more for custom applications. From standard products and services to custom designs and retrofits, we have the inventory, resources, and expertise to manage all of your weighing needs. Learn more.

Custom Weighing Solutions

We offer custom software solutions that can be uploaded to your equipment right in the field, and output strings can be easily modified for a wide range of printers and data collection requirements. In addition, our 7600E/7400 family of indicators was designed as update for retrofitting existing scale batching and weighing systems. Learn more about our indicators.