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Top Options for Weighing Your Truck

November 4, 2021

There are several different options at your disposal when it comes to weighing large trucks, including axle scales, full-length truck scales and multi-platform scales. Choosing the right type of truck scale for your company will depend on your exact needs and wants. With this in mind, let’s take a look at some of the key differences between various truck scale options: Full-length truck scales: Full-length truck scales weigh an entire truck at once and feature a single weighbridge with several deck sections. These scales are a great addition to any company, as they are built to last and offer reliable... View Article

How to Compare Rates for Services

November 4, 2021

When you need to compare truck scale services and rates, it can be difficult—especially at first, when you’re establishing your business. Obviously, you want to get the right truck scale service for the job. Often, clients base their decision on pricing. However, that doesn’t mean that the lowest prices mean the best prices for truck scale services. Here are a few of the things you need to ask any prospective truck scale service provider: What is your minimum charge? As always, the minimum charge should be the absolute bottom line for your evaluation. You want to know what the minimum... View Article

What You Need to Know About Flow Meter Calibration

October 4, 2021

Flow meters are used to track the rate at which fluid or gas passes through the system. Over time, even high-quality flow meters will start to fall out of calibration, so regular calibrations make sure the measurements coming from the meter are as accurate as possible. Here’s a quick overview of some best practices for flow meter calibration. How do I calibrate my flow meter? Standard best practices for flow meter calibration include the following: Accuracy: Any standard you use for calibrating your flow meter should be accurate enough for the calibration to be performed. The standard should be at... View Article

Everything You Need to Know About Pressure Meter Calibration

October 4, 2021

When you’re using measurement tools, it’s important that they’re calibrated properly. Pressure gauges are no exception. Calibrating your pressure meter ensures the best quality measurements, as well as meeting safety and compliance standards. Unfortunately, wear and tear, vibrations, spikes and mechanical or electric shocks can harm your pressure meter’s accuracy. Therefore, regularly calibrating them is a necessary task. Do you know how to calibrate a pressure gauge, or where to go to get your pressure meter calibrated? Read on to learn more. Why and how often should I get my pressure meter calibrated? Pressure meters need to be calibrated at... View Article

How SmartCan and SmartCell Will Pay for Itself Over Time

October 4, 2021

Getting the right digital load cells and digital conversion kits is crucial to your business. If you rely on accurate measurements for everyday work, consider investing in Cardinal SmartCan and SmartCell devices. Cardinal’s new line will help owners keep an eye on their scale’s health, reduce downtime and cuts down on the time needed for repairs. But what is a Cardinal SmartCan or SmartCell? Read on to learn more about what Cardinal SmartCan and SmartCell devices can do for you. How will Cardinal SmartCan and SmartCell help me? Cardinal, a company known for industrial scales and scale accessories, has launched... View Article

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