Glossary: weighing technology

Hopper scale

Hopper scales play an important role in weight and level determination in trade, production, industry and agriculture. Hopper scales consist of load cells and

weighing indicators

on which the weight value is displayed. In trade, the verification capability of the weighing electronics is crucial.

The contents of the container can be bulk goods, liquids or gases, for example. Hopper scales are available in various designs. In upright hopper scales, the load cells are attached to the leveling feet. Tension weighing modules are used for suspended installed hoppers.


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