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Counting Scales

A counting scale is a type of digital scale that is designed specifically for counting objects. This type of scale typically has a large, easy-to-read display and can be programmed to automatically count objects that are placed on the platform. Counting scales (sometimes called inventory scales) are commonly used in manufacturing and inventory control applications.

Precision & Efficiency

Our highly skilled technicians can easily link our scales to other scales, computers, or barcode readers to create an efficient counting system.

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Take advantage of our expert assistance to choose the most suitable model for your requirements. Our service can prevent miscounted inventory and save you thousands of dollars in losses.

DIGI® Labels

Available in many sizes and quantities, DIGI labels are durable and print cleanly. Choose from thermal, outward wound, high-grade top coated and standard.

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Counting Scale FAQs

Counting scales are weighing systems that are designed to accurately count large numbers of identical parts or items. They are commonly used in industries such as manufacturing, logistics, and inventory management.

Counting scales work by weighing a sample of items and then using that weight to calculate the number of items in a larger quantity. The scale will typically have a preset tare weight for the container holding the items, and will subtract this weight from the total weight to determine the weight of the items themselves. The scale will then divide the weight of the items by the weight of the sample to determine the total number of items.

When purchasing a counting scale, consider its internal resolution for high accuracy, maximum load capacity, measuring range, and immediate working environment. The scale’s portability is also essential, whether it is battery powered or plugin. Manufacturers can customize the scale for optimal operation or recommend suitable solutions.

Yes, many counting scales can be integrated into inventory management systems to provide real time inventory tracking and management. This can be useful for industries that need to track inventory levels and manage stock levels.

Yes, some counting scales can be used for nonstandard shapes or sizes. However, it is important to ensure that the items being counted are uniform in weight and size for accurate results. Some counting scales may also have adjustable settings that can be customized for different sizes or shapes of items.

What Our Customers Say

"They got here before I expected, got it done quickly and professionally. Even set us up with a schedule so we don't forget."
Joey McNew
Heritage Environmental
"We are completely satisfied with the service from American Scale and the timely response they have always given us; from first contact with sales through service technicians. We were in dire straits with our previous vendor because they left us hanging with a poor equipment design. ASC came in and fixed their mess so that we now have an operational scale that gets as much traffic per week as any quarry scale might. Once again, they have not let us down when we needed them the most and my management appreciates that level of customer service."
Mike Fields
Westlake Chemical
"My experience with American Scale's technicians is and has been positive. They are here when I'm told they will be here, are always pleasant and willing to explain the problem, how and when they will fix it, etc. Overall satisfaction level is very good."
Mike Logsdon
Goodwill Industries
"They got here before I expected, got it done quickly and professionally. Even set us up with a schedule so we don't forget."
Joey McNew
Heritage Environmental
"We are completely satisfied with the service from American Scale and the timely response they have always given us; from first contact with sales through service technicians. We were in dire straits with our previous vendor because they left us hanging with a poor equipment design. ASC came in and fixed their mess so that we now have an operational scale that gets as much traffic per week as any quarry scale might. Once again, they have not let us down when we needed them the most and my management appreciates that level of customer service."
Mike Fields
Westlake Chemical
"My experience with American Scale's technicians is and has been positive. They are here when I'm told they will be here, are always pleasant and willing to explain the problem, how and when they will fix it, etc. Overall satisfaction level is very good."
Mike Logsdon
Goodwill Industries

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