Scales for Hazardous, Explosive and Flammable Environments
The ArlynGuard line of scales are Intrinsically Safe for use in an impressive range of hazardous area classes, divisions, and groups. The industrial strength ArlynGuard Ultra Precision Scales (SAW), Bench, Cylinder, Platform, and Floor Scales feature heat-treated stainless steel load cells and internal resolutions of 1 part in 500,000.
Introducing the new ArlynGuard S line of approved Intrinsically Safe Ultra Precision Scales using Surface Acoustic Wave (or SAW) Technology.
Also introducing AC Powered Systems for all approved Intrinsically Safe scales. For more details, please call us at (800) 645-4301.
To learn more about the different configurations for our ArlynGuard Scales for Hazardous environments, click here.
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Arlyn Scales provides scales for all types of clients, including those that work with hazardous materials. For use in volatile areas, Arlyn Scales offers the very best in intrinsically safe and explosion-proof equipment. What’s So Special About “Intrinsically Safe”? Many industrial facilities use scales because they need to weigh materials and prepare items for shipping. … Continued
Accurate weighing is essential in the industrial world. Platform scales are used to weigh different size packages, or to check that the weight of a package is within the specified tolerance. Bench scales are used to mix ingredients to the correct ratios. Drum scales can monitor the weight of a liquid chemical being used in … Continued
Hazardous environment scales can range from those that are used to weigh caustic chemicals, to those that must be used in explosive environments. You must be sure that you are using the right scale for your application. There are different classes of hazardous materials: solids liquids and gasses; however they can all harm people, other … Continued
The industrial process of weighing is truly found industry wide. It is used in shipping and receiving. It is used for chemical formulation and drum filling. It is used for mixing, batching and dispensing. Parts counting is often done by weight, when identical items are being counted. For every industrial application in which industrial scales … Continued
Our world requires fast paced technology that is capable of producing high speed manufacturing operations. Often times, the price that is paid for speed and high performance is the occasional accident caused by something as simple as a spark. With so much electrical energy available through the different devices, caution must be taken to insure … Continued
Scales for Hazardous, Explosive and Flammable Environments Application Notes
Industrial environments for paint mixing can be dangerous if improperly managed. There are strict standards because many of the thinners, toners, binders, and other chemicals used to produce paint can be toxic, flammable or explosive. Not only that, spray cans are placed under tremendous pressure during production, and the contents of these are often flammable. … Continued
Companies that are involved in weighing hazardous waste and materials have to take special care to safeguard against the damaging effects of these potentially dangerous substances. Industrial scales that are used to routinely weigh such substances should be made of stainless steel. This is the case no matter what kind of container the substance is … Continued
When you are working with hazardous and flammable substances it is important to always keep safety in mind. Furthermore, it’s important to consider explosion-proof only machinery, when purchasing equipment to use with such substances. What Does Explosion-Proof Mean? Explosion-proof means that a machine or device safely contains sparks and prevents explosions if sparks are created. … Continued
It takes the utmost of caution to design and manufacture the ultimate weighing precision scales for hazardous areas. There must be superior elements in place in order to insure complete safety. Equipment that relies heavily on large electric currents have no place in this arena.It is with careful consideration that our engineers have been able … Continued
There are many applications that include hazardous materials that are capable of igniting for a variety of reasons. The safety factor requires that the surroundings, be it a chemical formulation room or the weighing scale in use, be explosion proof. As a non-contributing agent in a combustible scenario, Arlyn Guard F Floor Scales are a … Continued