Sometimes, you just have to use your weighing equipment in the field. Whether you need to test materials on site to properly evaluate their properties or record field samples before they make it to the lab, there are times when you’ll take a weighing device outside. These tips will help you use your scale or balance on the field while keeping it protected from the elements and in good working order. Most field measurements are taken with compact scales, precision balances or bench scales, due to their portable design.
You’re browsing technical documents to see if a weighing instrument’s specs match your requirements, and you keep seeing “linearity.” What is linearity? Why should you care? What does it mean in the weighing industry? Why are there plus and minus symbols? We’ll answer your questions about linearity, and help you understand why it’s relevant.
Epoxy resin is a popular material for a wide variety of crafting and manufacturing applications, from surfboards to dioramas. It may look easy on DYI YouTube channels but mixing and pouring epoxy takes knowledge and a little effort to get right. This blog post will help you understand why you should use a scale to mix epoxy and which ones are best.
You found the perfect platform, now it’s time to get a weighing indicator. But which option is right for you? This buying guide will help you pick the best indicator for your needs and explain the differences between the different types.
Sometimes while working with a weighing device, something goes wrong and you get an error message or fluctuating weighing results. We’ve compiled a handy list of troubleshooting solutions for scales and balances for you to try.
Scales and balances are widely available in many different sizes, capacities and readabilities. They are ubiquitous: most of the objects we use or consume every day have been weighed and some even display the weight or the content’s weight on the package. Why are scales used so widely? What is a weighing scale used for?