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Wednesday, 23. May 2012

Weighing scales

By melvinwatts, 11:47

If you would like to determine the mass or weight of a specific object, then the measuring instrument you plan on using is what is known as a weighing scale . There are a number of purposes for which weighing scales are used

  • In order to determine the weight of a patient by a medical authority

  • At the market to measure weight of foodstuffs

  • In airports to measure the weight of a passengers luggage

  • For getting to know the weight of cargo

  • In laboratories to measure chemicals

  • A submarine's weight must be measured prior to its service deployment

  • To weigh the farm animals

Therefore, Weighing scales play a very imperative role when it comes to the economy of a country . There are different weighing scales and all have their uses . Here are the different kinds of weighing machines discussed in detail.

  • The Floor Scales: The floor scales the scales used by placing them on the floor. These are the most known scales as most people have used one at some point in time . For instance, farmers use floor scales to measure their cattle's weight . When an object is placed on a floor scale, the lever (which is within the scale) accumulates at the top of a spring within the same machine and when pressure (in this case weight) is mounted on the spring, the lever for measuring rotates in line with the objects weight and thus enabling one to see the actual weight of the object through the peak of the glass window .

  • Digital Scales: These are the kind of weighing scales which weigh an object and evaluate the object in a digital format . Such scales are used in postal purposes to know the weight of a specific substance that has to be transported from once place to another. These digital scales trace a portion of weight for a unit of measure .

  • The Talking Scales: These are yet another kind of weighing scales that enables the blind people to know their weight, or that of a specific substance. They talk out the result to the person using it. These are also brought into use in industries and automobiles.

  • The Shipping Scales: The shipping scales are used for official purposes to accommodate the official things, which are certified by the government of a state. Shipping scales are normally used in the weighing of objects in terms of pounces .

Most people confuse a balancing scale with a spring scale . Sure, both are scales, but they have very different compositions and also have different measuring units .

  1. Spring scales weight is measured by the deflection of the spring distance caused by the objects weight . Scales measure weight .

  2. A balance scale uses the sample weight to compare the arm torque using a lever which is horizontal A horizontal lever is used to show the weight in case of a balancing scale. Gravitational mass is measured by the balancing scales.

All you need to do in order to decide the right type of weighing scale for you is do some research and you will end up making a good purchase undoubtedly. All weighing scales have got their different prices according to their size and use.