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Serial Communication, Bits and the Baud Rate

Serial Communication, Bits and the Baud Rate

If you’re interested in a balance’s data communication capabilities, you might have noticed the section concerning baud rate in the manual. What is the baud rate? How does it relate to scales and balances? How can it be used to your advantage? Let’s take a look at serial communication.

Using the Peak Hold Feature on Scales and Balances

Using the Peak Hold Feature on Scales and Balances

It’s time to learn about another (relatively) obscure feature: the peak hold. Available on floor scales and analytical balances alike, it’s a versatile functionality that is not very well known. What does it do? Why is it useful on a weighing scale? How should you use it? Do you need it? Let’s find out.

“Formulating” the Uses of Your Balance’s Formulation Function

“Formulating” the Uses of Your Balance’s Formulation Function

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Scales and balances can be helpful to ensure you’re adding the correct amount of ingredients to your recipes and formulations or for scaling up existing formulations. But rather than weighing just one ingredient at a time, what if there was a better, more efficient way? That’s where the scale’s formulation function comes in.

What is Dynamic Weighing?

What is Dynamic Weighing?

You might know about animal weighing, and that it’s sometimes called “dynamic” weighing. But why does it have another name? I s it ever used when weighing something other than animals? What does selectable digital filtering mean? How can you use it to get more reliable results? Let’s find out.

What are Scale & Balance Accuracy Classes & Divisions?

What are Scale & Balance Accuracy Classes & Divisions?

Weighing devices used for commercial or laboratory use are often designated within accuracy classes, which are usually referred to simply as classes. What do these classifications mean? Let’s take a look!

Eight Tips for Using Balances and Scales on the Field

Eight Tips for Using Balances and Scales on the Field

Sometimes, you just have to use your weighing equipment in the field. Whether you need to test materials on site to properly evaluate their properties or record field samples before they make it to the lab, there are times when you’ll take a weighing device outside. These tips will help you use your scale or balance on the field while keeping it protected from the elements and in good working order. Most field measurements are taken with compact scales, precision balances or bench scales, due to their portable design.

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