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  1. Making Accurate Weight Measurements

    Making Accurate Weight Measurements

    Weighing The World

    Scales are used everyday throughout the world in a wide range of industries. From the raw material used in the products around us, to the food that we buy at the grocery store - almost everything around us was weighed using a scale at some point.

    Scales and other measuring devices come in a wide range of accuracy classes. For instance, most deli scales are accurate to only a few grams while a diamond or jewellry scale is typically accurate to a few milligrams (0.003g). For food portion use, a deli scale measures weight accurately enough to make your sandwiches, but if you had to measure something like gold or platinum, you would want to use a jewellry scale.

    Measurement Accuracy

    But how do you know if the scale you are using is accurate? If you check the various clocks around you, you might notice they don’t all agree with each other, with some more accurate than others. The

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  2. Top 3 Things To Look For When Purchasing A Digital Scale

    Need to purchase a high quality digital pocket scale? Selecting the right scale for your application is critical. Below we outline the top three things to look for when making your decision:

    1. Capacity & Readability

      With a wide range of scales on the market, choosing the right scale can be a daunting task.  The first and most important step in selecting the right scale is to determine how much capacity (and platform size) you will need. Be sure to select a scale with enough capacity to weigh your items plus a little bit of padding for rough treatment. The second part will be to determine how small of a change in weight you want to be able to display, also known as the scale's readability. The readability on scales typically gets better as you go down in capacity, so choose a scale that has enough capacity for your application, but not too much.

    2. Features

      Scales are available with a wide range of features to help with

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