Detecto Portable Scale, Electronic, 500 lbs. Capacity, 5852F-185B Indicator

Detecto Portable Scale, Electronic, 500 lbs. Capacity, 5852F-185B Indicator

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Detecto Portable Scale, Electronic, 500 lbs. Capacity, 5852F-185B Indicator

These legal-for-trade portable floor scales let the weighing come to you. The 5852F/8852F series is adaptable for versatile use in receiving departments, inventory management, commercial foodservice, in-plant weighing, material handling, bag filling, and general weighing applications. The scales are lightweight and easy to maneuver with their four large rubolene wheels. Switch easily between pounds and kilograms readouts. These scales provide cost-effective digital solutions for commercial utility scale applications. Enjoy digital speed and precision with your choice of weight indicators to suit your specific application’s needs. Models are available in either 500 lb x 0.2 lb / 220 kg x 0.1 kg or 1,000 lb x 0.5 lb / 440 kg x 0.2 kg capacity.

The scales’ weight indicators come with either 1-inch-high backlit LCD or 0.6-inch-high red LED, depending on the model selected. The stainless steel indicator mounting bracket lets you adjust the angle of the weight indicator where it’s easiest to read. Some models offer ticket printing capabilities when connected to a printer and others offer check weighing mode. The -185B and -190 models have battery options for complete portability. The -185B models can be powered by six standard, off-the-shelf AA Alkaline or rechargeable Ni-Cad or NiMH batteries. The -210 models have a full alphanumeric keypad allowing manual input of tare weights and IDs.

The column-mounted indicator allows plenty of room to see the weight display over items on the scale platform. Select from your choice of four different Cardinal Scale digital weight indicators, depending on your application. Guide handles provide steering for the platform scale during transport. It’s easy to maneuver, even in tight places. There is an integrated bubble level for finding the most level surface to provide accurate weighing. Easily roll the 5852F/8852F scale wherever it’s needed in your facility. Bring your scale to the location it’s needed!

Product Features:

  • 2 capacities and 4 different weight indicators available.
  • Constructed entirely of heavy-duty welded steel.
  • Electrostatic powder paint coating for long life.
  • 19 in W x 28 in D / 48 cm W x 71 cm D platform.
  • Battery power available on some models.
  • 8 different models available to choose from (listed on back page).
  • NTEP and Measurement Canada certified (8852F is not Measurement Canada approved).
  • 5 in / 13 cm diameter rubolene wheels for maneuverability.
  • Units switching from metric to avoirdupois (lb).
  • Use in receiving, agriculture, warehousing, or general industrial weighing.
  • Also available in 854F series weigh beam models for intrinsically-safe applications.
  • Dependable, rugged, and durable for years of commercial weighing use.

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