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?
Metallurgy is a wide ranging field, but at its core remains the study, modification and use of raw metals for a variety of diverse applications. In this post, we’ll focus on the heavy-duty side of metallurgy and how platform scales are used throughout the field, as well as how to pick the right scale for your needs.
You know that your business requires a trade-approved scale and when shopping around, you see references to “d” and “e” readings. In this blog post, we’ll take a look at both readings, discuss what they mean and help you learn how those values apply to your legal-for-trade weighing device.
Consumers of beauty products seek greener, healthier products with transparency about the ingredients. Creating homemade cosmetics such as makeup or skin care is more accessible than ever. Many people even make and sell their own brand. But whether you dream of starting your own line of lip balms or want healthier shampoo, precision is important. We’ll help you understand the benefits of using scales to create an extensive range of cosmetics.
Weighing instruments come in many different shapes and forms, each adapted to specific tasks and applications. Learn about the various types of scales and balances used in different industries, and the functions that differentiate them. Some of these categories intersect, as many scales can fulfill different tasks depending on their functionality and applications. This guide can help you find the right type of weighing instrument adapted to your needs.
Weighing devices can be a costly investment, so getting the most out of your scales can be critical. Adding accessories can be an effective way to not only increase productivity, but also to extend the useful life of your scale.