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Scales & Balances

How To Choose A Precision Balance

Capacity - How much do you need it to weigh up to? Make sure you have enough capacity to weigh the product plus the weight of any container that you use on the balance.

Division Size or Resolution? - Choose the increment size, also known as readability, resolution or division size. This is the smallest unit the balance will display: i.e. 0.1g increment size means the display on the balance will increment by 0.1g at a time

Accuracy - No measuring device is 100% accurate and typically the accuracy of weighing balances when new and used in a stable environment is approximately +/- 2 x division size throughout the weighing range.