Being able to accurately measure weight is vital for all food manufacturers, and it's often something that will be checked at multiple stages throughout a production line. Having high-quality industrial scales that you can rely upon will give you peace of mind and lessen the chances of costly mistakes in your manufacturing plant.

Industrial scales come in variety of shapes and sizes, but all perform largely the same job. Some will have additional features that will prove to be essential for some businesses, such as built in metal detectors, but being able to calculate the weight of any given item is their primary purpose.

From multihead weighers to floor scales capable of weighing large pallets of goods, finding the right set of industrial scales is one of the most important jobs a food manufacturer will face.

Types of industrial weighing scales

When knowing the correct weight is such a vital part of your business, you'll want to be able to accurately check weight at multiple stages of the production process. For this reason, there are numerous different types of industrial weighing scales available to food manufacturers today, including:

  • Bench scales

  • Checkweighers

  • Counting scales

  • Digital scales

  • Drum scale

  • Floor and pallet scales

  • General food scales

  • Mechanical scales

  • Pallet truck scales

  • Platform scales

  • Portion scales

  • Precision scales

  • Rail scales

  • Retail scales

  • Shipping scales

  • Wheel scales or weighers

Buying used industrial scales from UFM

We see a lot of different types of commercial scales come and go here at usedfoodmachines.com, and we're constantly on the lookout to broaden the range we have to offer our clients.

Our experience in dealing with used industrial weighing machines is second to none and we have a plethora of contacts across the globe whom we deal with on a regular basis. So, if you don't automatically find the industrial scales you are looking for here on our site, don't be disheartened. Give Harry a call today on +44 (0)7894515741 to discuss your needs and we'll do our very best to source the right set of industrial food scales for you and your business.

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