Like many business decisions, the decision to purchase a vehicle scale must take into consideration a number of factors. Most businesses find the purchase of a vehicle scale to be a significant investment and one that requires substantial research to ensure the scale purchased will provide a satisfactory return on their investment. Below are some popular accessories to consider when purchasing a truck scale. Many can be purchased later, but it's often more cost effective to purchase these at the time of the truck scale installation.
Avery Weigh-Tronix T-Rubber MoldingAt each end of a weighbridge, there is a clearance gap between the scale and the foundation. This opening allows the entry & accumulation of dirt, debris, product, snow, and water which can lead to premature wear, corrosion, and even weighing errors. Avery Weigh-Tronix T-Rubber Molding will reduce the amount of unwanted material that enters the gap at the ends of the scale.
Avery Weigh-Tronix XR Series Remote DisplayAvery Weigh-Tronix XR series super-bright LED displays offers a wide choice of options for the remote viewing of any scale indicator. The XR8M (eight characters, 4") and XR12M (twelve characters, 3.5") are perfect for displaying both weight and messages.
Avery Weigh-Tronix ZM305 Multi-function Weight IndicatorAWTX ZM305 weight indicator is ideal for floor scales, batching, vessels and for in motion conveyors. The ZM305 GTN Inbound-Outbound model is ideal for use with Truck Scales and offers users the ability to store Gross, Tare and Net weights against up to 1000 vehicle IDs, providing inbound/outbound weighing.
B-TEK "TOSS" Truck On Scale Sentinel The Truck On Scale Sentinel (TOSS®) alerts the scale operator with an audible alarm that the scale is in a loaded condition. The TOSS® is available in a standard configuration, utilizing two setpoints for a momentary chirp or a deluxe version that is energized until a silence button is initialized.
B-Tek ScaleSoft.NET Industry SoftwareScaleSoft.NET is fully customizable truck management system software. Some of the focal points include: Truck In/Out, Rail, Management, and Reporting. This wasn’t built by an outside software company. The software was built through years of technical expertise & customer feedback in the industrial weighing industry. The feedback & knowledge that went into ScaleSoft.NET has produced one of the most robust software.
B-Tek Traffic Cop Light KitThis kit is a traffic control package in a one or two light configuration with 8” display indicator lights. The kit also includes a 7' pedestal pole, anchor bolts, base, slip fitting for pole mount and manual control station with status indicator.
Rice Lake Ticketpress Scale Ticket PrinterRice Lake TicketPress ticket printer automatically adjusts to media thickness and prints multiple easy-to-read copies. The rugged steel enclosure protects internal mechanisms in tough industrial applications from truck scale reporting to inventory control.
Cardinal Scale SB600 Remote DisplayCardinal Scale SB600 remote display features a high-visibility, full-color graphics display with double-row LEDs in large 6-inch high characters that is ideal for use with digital weight indicators connected to truck scales, railroad scales, tank/hopper scales, livestock scales, and floor scales where weight needs to be viewed from a distance of up to 250 ft. Replaces SB500
Cardinal WinVRS Vehicle Recording System SoftwareCardinal Scale's powerful WinVRS computer software keeps traffic moving over your truck scale by providing accurate collection of data on vehicles, accounts, orders, and materials. Unique user-defined fields allow you to easily configure the system to meet your needs. A wide range of reports are available
Rice Lake iQUBE² Digital Diagnostic Junction BoxRice Lake Weighing Systems iQUBE2® is leading a new generation of digital junction boxes. At the forefront of iQUBE2's cutting edge design are enhanced features that will redefine expectations for traditional analog to digital technology.
Rice Lake Laserlight2 Remote DisplayProminently display weight and numeric data both inside and out with the Rice Lake LaserLight Series of remote displays. A durably constructed design showcases either four-inch or six-inch bright red characters, for visibility in any setting.
Rice Lake OnTrak Truck Scale Data Management SoftwareTruck scale operations currently using a manual ticketing system can automate their process with OnTrak data management software. Print tickets or reports as well as store information to a central database. OnTrak is adaptable to a wide variety of industries and compatible with many popular operating systems.
Epson TM-U295 Ticket PrinterThe Epson TM-U295 is a sound and economical choice for simple ticket printing needs whether you're looking to print Gross - Tare - Net weights from weighing pallets on a floor scale to weighing loaded trucks on a 70 ft truck scale. This attractive model will print tickets up to 4 parts thick.
Scale Ticket ES-4 Carbon 5 1/2 x 9"ES-4 Scale Tickets, SIZE 5 1/2 x 9 INCHES, 4 Parts, White Bond Papers, White Ledger, Blue One-Time Carbon. Available in Standard Version or Numbered Version
TP232 Serial Surge ProtectorThe TP232 RS-232 high energy surge protector is safe to use with computers and PLCs. This device offers three stages of protection using different technologies for optimal surge protection.
UJB3T6 DC Transient ProtectorThe factory-serviceable UJB3T6 DC Transient Protector can protect up to six data lines or eight load cells. The fiberglass reinforced polyester enclosure can withstand up to 40 psi in washdown applications. Box dimensions are: 7.63" W x 6.63" H x 3.25" D
Avery Weigh-Tronix ZM Kiosk Vehicle Scale ControlsKeep your truck scale operating safely, efficiently and smoothly without a dedicated operator. Ideal for: agriculture, aggregates, asphalt, feed mill, food processing, mining, recycling, solid waste, transfer station and more.
Avery Weigh-Tronix Blue Blanket WarrantyAvery Weigh-Tronix Blue Blanket Warranty is one of the best truck scale warranties today. This option meets bid specs / projects that strictly require comprehensive 5 or 10 year coverage. Blue Blanket is available on many models and not reserved for just the most expensive truck scale models. Provides industry’s best overall truck scale value, lowest-cost-of-ownership, and total peace of mind to customers.
Cardinal Scale SmartCan Digital Conversion SystemYou can now digitize any existing analog scale using Cardinal Scale’s SmartCan analog-to-digital conversion system. SmartCan allows users to digitally monitor each individual load cell and identify cell failures quickly and effectively. The SmartCan system utilizes the advanced, internationally-standardized CAN (Controller Area Network) serial bus system to digitize the analog output signals
Rice Lake Automated Ticketing KioskRice Lake line of Automated Ticketing Kiosks eliminates the need to hand-write a ticket for each weighment, giving your system the efficiency it needs to keep up with growing business.