Digital Weighing Indicators Review: Arlyn Upscale v. MKE-5 Display Indicator

Squinting at a small display is not only irritating; it also increases the chances of making a mistake in measuring. Both the Arlyn UpScale and MKE-5 display indicators have clear retina-pampering displays. Either indicator should work quite well in a variety of use cases. However, taking a look at the two head-to-head is an interesting … Continued

Ethernet Equipped Scales For Data Measurement

Weight is a parameter that must be determined in virtually any aspect of manufacturing or distribution. This is certainly the case in the formulation of chemicals, where each ingredient must be accurately weighed in order to achieve good quality control of the final product. Platform scales will often be used for that purpose. It is … Continued

Weight Scales with 4-20ma Output Options

At Arlyn Scales, we are dedicated to helping you achieve solutions for all of your weighing requirements with a maximum of ease. Our knowledgeable engineers and technicians are constantly searching for new protocols that will advance the weighing industry and it is for this reason, as well as our attention to quality control and great … Continued

Precision Scales For Liquid Processing Plants

Imagine a large dairy pumping out huge amounts of liquid on a daily basis. The materials they’re working with slosh around as containers get moved and the installation is quite humid. Trying to get a precise measurement under these conditions is difficult if not impossible for many people, but any mistakes made can cause serious … Continued

Industrial Pallet Scales For Warehouses

Palletized shipping has radically altered the way that products are moved and stored. Warehouses of all sizes now need industrial pallet scales because even those who weren’t working with pallets in the past have now found themselves receiving shipments in this way. However, there are a few things to keep in mind before investing in … Continued

Industrial Scales Used In Processing Plants

Many industries use large processing plants to quickly and efficiently manufacture products in bulk. The Food Industry requires these plants to produce our peanut butter, juices, sauces, and cereal.   The Pharmaceutical Industry uses processing equipment to make lotions, cosmetics, crèmes, gels, emulsions, toothpaste, eye drops, shampoo, makeup, and hair care products.   Chemical Mixing … Continued

Heavy-Duty Scales: 3 Calibration Tips

If your organization uses heavy-duty scales, then you need to make sure they are always producing accurate information. Companies often try, but no one as of yet has created the perfect scale – the laws of physics, which include the expansion, and failing of metal over time, plus other factors such as environmental conditions, means … Continued

Low Profile Scales: 3 Use Cases

There are many types of scales used in the industrial arena, and low profile scales are one of the most versatile types of scales on the market. They can be used in any number of areas, including manufacturing, production facilities and even farming. Their low profile means they are ideal for the easy loading and … Continued

Touchscreen Weight Indicators With Enhanced Data Functions

Touchscreen weight indicators are a nice alternative to discrete buttons because the operator never has to worry about pushing the wrong control. Simulated virtual buttons on a touchscreen can be made to be contextually aware. Operators don’t have to do anything beyond push the button to get the job done either, and the screen itself … Continued