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Avery Weigh-Tronix LP8 Low Profile Truck Scale

Avery Weigh-Tronix BM LP8 low profile truck scale is an ideal replacement scale for worn out scales on existing foundations. Its high strength and extra low profile design (11” – 14” elevation) make it an easy fit to replace other brands of truck scale.

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Avery Weigh-Tronix BM LP8 low profile truck scale is an ideal replacement scale for worn out scales on existing foundations. Its high strength and extra low profile design (11” – 14” elevation) make it an easy fit to replace other brands of truck scale.

Robust and durable truck scale, fits quickly to existing foundations
The LP8 truck scale doesn’t compromise on quality or strength, however. This vehicle scale can handle twice the legal highway axle load limit and up to 135 tons capacity.

The high-strength characteristics and extra-low elevation profile of the BridgeMont Low-Pro 8 makes it an ideal replacement unit for other brands of worn out scales on existing foundations.

Ready for use immediately
Each scale is fully factory assembled, pre-calibrated, and performance tested to exacting NIST, NTEP, and ISO specifications, prior to shipment

Rugged, reliable truck scale
Our vehicle scales utilize the Weigh Bar; an extremely rugged, highly reliable, load sensing device that is designed to overcome the shortcomings of many competitor load cells.

The unique, patented design provides inherent strength and overload protection, while also providing accuracy and high reliability.

Industry leading warranty
All Avery Weigh-Tronix truck scales/weighbridges come backed by industry leading warranty options to ensure a low cost-of-ownership.

The BridgeMont Low-Pro 8 is an outstanding truck scale design that incorporates advanced engineering and production technology to produce a high quality truck weighing system. The high-strength characteristics and extra-low elevation profile of the BridgeMont Low-Pro 8 makes it an ideal replacement unit for other brands of worn out scales on existing foundations. For more than two decades, Avery Weigh-Tronix has built premium BMS-LP8 truck scales that have become the performance benchmark for ruggedness and performance in heavy use applications. With our truck scales, you can weigh loads of any size and weight virtually anywhere as we offer prefabricted foundations for truck scales that remove most of the problems involved in excavating foundations and even portable scales that go anywhere there is an immediate need for on-site truck weighing.

weigh-tronix BMS Low Pro 8 truck scale

BridgeMont Heavy Duty, BMS Low-Pro 8 Series
Steel Deck, Flat Top, Motor Truck Scale
Legal For Trade CC #97-074, Class IIIL 10,000 Divisions

BMS-LP8 Series includes: 50' interface cable, junction boxes, platform ground wires with clamps, surge protection for Weigh Bars® and junction box, and AC line protection for indicator. Interface cable and all Weigh Bar cable is stainless steel sheathed.

The BMS-LP8 series arrives at the installation site in pre-assembled sections. Weigh Bars, junction boxes and cables are factory calibrated. Final system calibration must be performed by Central Carolina Scale after the decks are installed.

The BridgeMont Heavy Duty, BMS-LP8 Series truck scales have a concentrated load capacity (CLC) and dual tandem axle capacity (DTA) of 80,000 lb (40,000 kg) with an “r” factor rating of 2.35 on all sizes. The highstrength weighbridge features 60K Weigh Bars and 100% welded, sandwich construction.

BMS-LP8 Series: 10-ft width, 11.25-in elevation profile

Capacity
Scale Length
Ship wt.
Model
lb (kg)
 ft (m) 
 lb (kg) 
One Module: 
BMS-LP8 1510 
80000 (40000)
15'  (4.6)
7030 (3189)
BMS-LP8 1710 
80000 (40000)
17'-6 " (5.3)
7920 (3592)
Two Modules: 
 BMS-LP8 3010 
160000 (80000)
30'  (9.2)
13046 (5918)
BMS-LP8 3510 
160000 (80000)
35'  (10.7)
14825 (6725)
Four Modules: 
BMS-LP8 6010 
200000 (100000)
60'  (18.3)
25093 (11382)
BMS-LP8 7010 
200000 (100000)
70'  (21.4)
28648 (12995)
Five Modules: 
BMS-LP8 8010 
200000 (100000)
80'  (24.4)
32587 (14794)

 

BMS-LP8 Series: 11-ft width, 11.25-in elevation profile

Capacity
Scale Length
Ship wt.
Model
lb (kg)
 ft (m) 
 lb (kg) 
One Module: 
BMS-LP8 1511 
80000 (40000) 
15’ (4.6) 
7410 (3,361)
BMS-LP8 1711 
80000 (40000) 
17’-6 (5.3) 
8347 (3786)
Two Modules: 
BMS-LP8 3011 
160000  (80000) 
30' (9.2) 
13757 (6,240)
BMS-LP8 3511 
160000  (80000) 
35' (10.7) 
15630 (7090)
Four Modules: 
BMS-LP8 6011 
200000 (100000) 
60' (18.3) 
26465 (12,004)
BMS-LP8 7011 
200000 (100000) 
70' (21.4) 
30209 (13703)
Five Modules: 
BMS-LP8 8011 
200000 (100000) 
80' (24.4) 
34303 (15574)

 

BMS-LP8 Options
Special lengths and widths 
Special colors 
48548-0024 Additional SS sheathed interface cable 
13761-0028 (Non-sheathed 50' standard cable can be substituted.  Additional non-sheathed cable) 
Manhole ring and cover
48614-0015 Anchor bolt nut & washer -(40 Required per 70' scale) Guide rail -Factory welded (specify at time of order entry)
50656-0010 Guide posts - 6' long, 6 diameter painted yellow (qty-4) 
T" iron notched filler strips (10' or 11' length) 
(10 ft. p/n 50898-0018, 11 ft. p/n 50898-0026) 
50806-0027 1 Riser Plate (increases foundation "profile" by 1 inch) 
50205-0016 Shim Plate, 10 ga.
56085-0018 Easi-Post base plate, standard 11.25 profile 
56145-0016 Easi-Post base plate w/ 2 riser (total of 13.25" profile)