Alliance Scale introduces chemical-resistant product

Alliance Scale, Inc., recently announced its introduction of a portable floor scale capable of resisting a chemical attack.

Alliance's DeckHand Portable Floor Scale contains a folding ramp and battery operated weight indicator. It is made out of stainless steel, making it suitable for drum weighing where there is a risk for chemical spills or a need for frequent washing.

The portable scale has a battery-operated digital weight indicator with a five-digit LCD display and a RS-232 communications port. The scale has been designed for mobility. It has a column with two grips, the weight indicator is powered by C cell alkaline batteries and is available in 500, 1,000 and 2,000 lbs. capacities.

Alliance Scale is selling the device for approximately $2,600 for the steel model and $4,200 for the stainless steel model. The company mainly sells and services its products within the United States, but is capable of taking limited international orders.

Alliance Scale is a Massachusetts-based company that develops and produces scales for a wide range of commercial and industrial needs. They support and supply bench scales, checkweighers, counting scales, crane scales, floor scales, in-motion checkweighers and railroad track scales. The company also produces label rolls and label-related equipment.