Articles tagged with: scales
Weighing Scales »
Black & Decker the well known power tool manufacturer came to us requiring a weighing system with audible and visual alarms.
Part of Black & Deckers process required them to inject a liquid into their machines when moulding products. Their current system didn’t give them any feedback as to how empty or full the canisters were. This led to the process being stopped and valuable time wasted when the vessels became empty. The manufacturing process was delayed by empty tanks as air was injected instead of the compound, this meant clearing …
Scale Components »
What components are needed to make a good quality weighing scale – Load Cells & Strain Gauges
There are several components needed to make a good quality weighing scale.
In this article I talk about load cells and strain gauges, how they work and important points to consider.