Six Scales Great for E-Commerce and Shipping Businesses

Weight is a key element in the E-Commerce and Shipping Industries. Choosing the best weighing system for your business needs can improve efficiency and your bottom line.   The weight of a package determines the cost of the shipment; e.g., the heavier a package is, the more expensive it will be to ship. To maintain…

How Often Should You Calibrate Your Balances and Conveyor Belt Scales?

Calibration is a process that determines the statistical relationship between an observed output of a particular measurement system, and the value of the measured characteristic, based on reference standards. The importance of a calibration schedule is to ensure that the required accuracy is maintained while at the same time minimizing the scale calibrating costs. This…

Where Should You Install a Conveyor Belt Scale?

A conveyor belt scale weighs material while being carried on conveyor belts. Conveyor belt scales weigh the material and determine the rate at which material travels on a conveyor belt over a specific period of time. Since it is inefficient, labor intensive and not always possible to remove material from a conveyor belt, weigh the…

Items to Consider When Choosing Conveyor Belt Scales

Conveyor Belt Scales, more commonly known as Belt Scales, are used to weigh materials while being carried on conveyor belts. Since it is inefficient, labor intensive and not always possible to remove the material from a conveyor belt, weigh the material, and then put the material back on the conveyor, the most efficient and cost-effective…