When the community of Rice Lake , Wisconsin celebrated the grand opening of the area’s newest grocery store, there was even more to celebrate. Gordy’s County Market, a family-owned grocery chain based in Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin, had been a long time coming.Read More →
Even before a seed is planted , farmers invest a great deal of time and effort to ensure it develops into a healthy crop. Equipment must be purchased. Land must be secured. The ground must be tilled. Weather must be correctly predicted. Once planted, the seed must be meticulously cared for and nourished for months until it is finally harvested.Read More →
Industrial Counting Scales 101: Are They Right for Your Business?
When working with large quantities of small components, it can be hard to keep track of inventory. And the last thing you want to do is spend precious time counting every individual screw in a box. This is where industrial counting scales come in handy.Read More →
Industrial Weighing with UniFide CST
These weigh modules are a powerful solution to a number of process opportunities!Read More →
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New Life for Steel
When state regulations changed to prohibit split-weighing on Legal for Trade truck scales, and with a growing volume of scale traffic, Alter Metal Recycling in Eau Claire, Wisconsin, found themselves in need of a new solution. They could no longer weigh trucks on an axle-by-axle basis and provide the sum as the truck’s total weight (split-weighing).Read More →
PBK High Precision Weighing Platforms
METTLER TOLEDO now offers a new family of high-precision weighing platforms. The PBK9 and PFK9 weighing platforms provide superior accuracy and reliability in harsh industrial conditions with flexibility to be used for many applications.Read More →
Quest for the Giant Pumpkin
When the sound of polka music is getting louder and the smell of sauerkraut is getting stronger, you can only be at one place: Oktoberfest; and where there is an Oktoberfest, there is bound to be a giant pumpkin weighing contest. On a sunny, fall day in Chippewa Falls, Wis., the competition was heating up.Read More →
Scale Taring for Sucess: Maximizing Efficiency and Accuracy
Regardless of your industry, you want precise weighing data for your products — excluding packaging and other non-product weight.Read More →
Studies with Scales
A Roughdeck® HP Floor Scale and 480 Legend Series Digital Weight Indicator Manage a College Program’s Material InventoryRead More →
The Art of Percision: Industrial Scale Calibration
When it comes to industrial weighing, precision and accuracy are paramount.Read More →
The Spirit of a Brew
Chippewa River Distillery and Brewster Bros. Brewing Company Keeps the Local Spirit Alive with Unique Craft Beers, Quality Spirits and Rice Lake’s Weight Modules and Weight IndicatorsRead More →
The Weight of Farming: 4 Uses for Agricultural Scales
Commercial scales are used across a range of industries, from standard manufacturing to pharmaceuticals to food production. The agriculture industry is another that relies on accurate weighing data to keep profits up and operations running smoothly.Read More →
Weighing Technology: What Is a Load Cell?
If you’ve ever wondered how scales accurately measure weight, load cells are the unsung heroes behind the scenes. But what are load cells, and how do they work? Read on to learn about the pivotal role load cells play in weighing instruments.Read More →
Weighing the Load: What Is a Truck Scale?
Truck scales are essential to businesses across many industries. Designed to measure the weight of trucks and their cargo, they help ensure compliance with legal weight limits and increase efficiency.Read More →
Why Do Trucks Get Weighed?
Driving down the highway, you’ve probably seen exit signs indicating a weigh station. With a passenger vehicle, you don’t need to worry about stopping to get weighed.Read More →
XPE-S Precision Balance
XPE-S small platform precision balances provide outstanding weighing performance and support the highest requirements for safety, efficiency and ease of compliance.Read More →
What Is the Difference Between a Balance and a Scale?
Scales and balances are both used to “weigh” items, but are they the same thing? While these names are often used interchangeably, balances and scales differ in their purposes and applications. Keep reading to learn the key differences between scales and balances and decide which instrument is right for you.Read More →