Parcel Scales

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  • Marsden B-200 Bench Scale

    What is the B-200 Bench Scale?

    The Marsden B-200 is a robust digital weighing scale which is ideal for weighing small packets, parcels and boxes. The base can be wiped down to keep clean and hygienic. A choice of capacities and graduations are available.

    What can the B-200 be used for?

    Known as the ‘Boxer’, the B-200 is a versatile weighing scale that is used across multiple industries, from weighing parcels in despatch areas to malt for breweries and components in factories.

    Consider your weighing needs in order to choose the right capacity and graduation option from the drop down menu above. There are a choice of capacities from 15kg to 300kg, to an accuracy of 5g through to 100g.

    The B-200 is very easy to use. Switch on, place an item on the splashproof platter and the indicator shows the weight instantly and accurately. The display can read in either kilos or pounds.

    The scale also has a simple Counting function - meaning you can count the number of items placed on the platter based on their weight - great when you need to count out multiple items quickly.

    Why should I choose the B-200?

    The B-200 is the perfect scale for weighing small to medium sized items, with a choice of graduations and capacities.

    The scale is powered by 12V AC adaptor or 6x AA batteries. The power down function saves power when the scale is running from battery power.

    Readings are displayed on the crystal clear 1” LCD display. The indicator has a wall bracket.

    Watch the video above to see the B-200 demonstrated at Acorn Brewery, Barnsley.

    For more information about the B-200, as well as help and advice on choosing the right bench scale for your needs, call 01709 364296 or contact us here.

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  • Marsden B-250 Bench Scale

    What is the B-250 Bench Scale?

    The Marsden B-250 is a high accuracy, robust digital weighing scale. The B-250 scale is ideal for weighing small packets, parcels and boxes and the base can be wiped down to be kept clean and hygienic. A choice of capacities and graduations are available.

    A key feature, particularly for those working in more demanding environments, is the interchangeability of the indicator. If the weight display is damaged during use, it can simply be replaced with another, rather than the usual practice of the whole scale being replaced. Replacing the indicator is quick and simple and can be done by the user.

    What can the B-250 be used for?

    The B-250 is a versatile weighing scale that is used across multiple industries; because there is a range of capacities available, it can be used for most small to medium items from parcels in despatch areas to malt for breweries and components in factories.

    Consider your weighing needs in order to choose the right capacity and graduation option from the drop down menu above. Capacities range from 15kg to 300kg, to an accuracy from 2g through to 50g.

    The B-250 is extremely user friendly. Simply switch on, place an item/s on the splashproof platform and the indicator instantly displays an accurate weight reading. The bright LCD screen displays either kilos or pounds, depending on your preference.

    Why should I choose the B-250?

    The B-250 is portable and easy to use, boasting accuracy as high as to the nearest 2g. The indicator itself is fitted with magnets, so you can attach it to any metal surface like a bench or shelf. This means you can have the weight display positioned in the most convenient place during operation.

    The B-250 Bench Scale has Hold and Tare functions (there is a Tare foot pedal available for operating this function by foot), allowing you to obtain an accurate weight reading, even if the weight on the scale is fluctuating or to remove unwanted weight from the display.

    The B-250 is the perfect scale for weighing small to medium sized items, with a choice of graduations and capacities.

    The scale is powered by 12V AC adaptor or 6x AA batteries. The power down function saves power when the scale is running from battery power.

    For more information about the B-250, as well as help and advice on choosing the right bench scales for your needs, call 01709 364296 or contact us here.

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  • Marsden MSS-I-400 Bench Scale

    What is the MSS-I-400 Bench Scale?

    The Marsden MSS-I-400 makes simple weighing tasks even easier! This tough, general purpose industrial weighing scale has a bright, 32mm LED display, a choice of capacity and graduation options, and a rechargeable battery meaning it can be used anywhere.

    What are bench scales used for?

    As their name may suggests, bench scales are often found on a worktop or bench, meaning they can be used easily at a working height to weigh small to medium sized items by hand. They can be used in areas where space is limited, providing highly accurate readings.

    Why should I choose the MSS-I-400?

    Choose the MSS-I-400 for factory and warehouse weighing in dark environments. The scale’s large LED display means weight readings are bright and clear, whatever the lighting conditions.

    This bench scale has a highly durable mild steel base, and the 304 food grade stainless steel platter is removable - perfect for cleaning.

    A rechargeable battery is included meaning this bench scale can be used absolutely anywhere. To save the power of the rechargeable battery, there’s a programmable screensaver. The rechargeable battery will provide 50 hours’ continuous use.

    There are a number of capacity options, from 3kg up to 150kg from an accuracy of 0.1g to 20g. Choose from the drop down menus to find base size, capacity and graduation options that meet your needs.

    The scale has multiple features, including Tare, Hold and basic Counting mode. If you need to total up multiple weights quickly, the scale can do that for you automatically with the simple Accumulation mode.

    This scale is not recommended for liquid filling applications; we recommend the MSS-JIK for this purpose. For more information about Marsden bench scales, call 01709 364296 or contact us here.

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  • Marsden MSS-I-100-APP Bench Scale

    What is the MSS-I-100-APP Bench Scale?

    The MSS-I-100-APP is a Trade Approved, mild steel bench scale. This scale is perfect for simple weighing tasks where a Trade Approved scale is required, and with an internal rechargeable battery, it can be used absolutely anywhere.

    The platter is 304 food grade stainless steel, and can be removed for cleaning.

    What is a Trade Approved Scale?

    A Trade Approved scale is a weighing scale suitable for applications where the price of an item is based on its weight. For these applications, it is a legal requirement to use a Trade Approved (also referred to as a Class III Approved) scale.

    A Trade Approved scale differs from a standard weighing scale in that it undergoes far more testing. A scale becomes Trade Approved once it has passed a rigorous test programme conducted by a Notified Body and it has been issued with a Type Approval Certificate. Trade Approved status provides assurance to the user that the scale has reached a minimum level of quality and is fit for purpose, and protects the customer, ensuring what they pay corresponds accurately with the item’s weight.

    Every Trade Approved scale must be fully checked and tested before it leaves the Marsden factory. Verification fees are included in the price shown above.

    Read more about Trade Approved scales in this blog post.

    What should the MSS-I-100-APP be used for?

    The MSS-I-100-APP is a simple mild steel weighing scale that provides accurate Trade Approved weight readings. It is perfect for simple weighing tasks in factories, warehouses and shops, where the scale is unlikely to get wet or require regular washing down.

    This scale is very easy to use, with simple Tare Preset Tare and Accumulation (to total up several weight readings) functions making it the complete solution for checkweighing and weighing goods prior to sale.

    There are a number of platter size, capacity and graduation options: Choose graduations as accurate as 1g, and capacities upto 150kg. 600mm x 600mm, 400mm x 400mm and 300mm x 300mm base sizes are available.

    For more help with choosing a Marsden Trade Approved scale, speak to our team on 01709 364296. Alternatively, browse our full range of bench scales here.

    Watch the video above to see the MSS-I-100 demonstrated at The Depot Bakery in Sheffield.

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  • Marsden MS-150 Floor Scale

    What is the MS-150?

    The MS-150 is a general purpose industrial floor scale, with a stainless steel platform and separate indicator. It has a 150kg capacity and is accurate to 50g. This electronic scale is ideal for post rooms, goods in areas and general warehouse environments.

    What can this floor scale be used for?

    Designed as a general purpose industrial floor scale the MS-150 is suitable for many industrial weighing tasks.

    The MS-150 is commonly used within warehouse environments to weigh in-coming and out-going packages. We have also found this to be the perfect solution for post rooms.

    The flat, wipe clean surface makes the scale perfect for weighing large items. Boxes, sacks, crates and small pallets that require weighing can be placed on the scale by hand or fork truck.

    The stainless steel top plate can also be wiped down, making it very easy to clean without causing damage to the internal workings of the scale.

    Why should I choose the MS-150?

    Choose the MS-150 if you need a robust, versatile industrial weighing scale for weighing items upto a maximum weight of 150kg.

    The MS-150 can be moved to where it is needed and does not need to be plugged in to be used. It is powered by internal rechargeable battery and a mains adaptor is included in the price.

    The stainless steel surface of the MS-150 means it’s easy to clean. It is unit switchable (kg/lbs).

    For more information about the MS-150 call 01709 364296 or contact us here.

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  • Marsden MS-300 Floor Scale

    What is the MS-300?

    The Marsden MS-300 is a general purpose industrial floor scale, with a high capacity of 300kg for weighing large items. This floor scale has a wipedown stainless steel platform, an indicator which can be wall mounted and graduations to the nearest 100g.

    What can you weigh with the MS-300?

    The MS-300 is a great general purpose industrial floor scale. With a stainless steel wipe down top plate and a separate indicator, this scale is ideal for all types of use. It’s most commonly found in post rooms and goods in/despatch areas.

    The stainless steel top plate means this scale is very easy to clean without any damage being caused to the internal workings of the scale.

    The 300kg capacity means the scale can used to weigh large boxes and crates, including goods on small pallets. For heavier items, a forklift can be used to place items on the scale’s low profile platform. Lighter items that can be carried can simply be placed on the scale by hand.

    Why should I choose the MS-300?

    If you need an easy to use general purpose industrial scale that weighs in kg and lbs, choose the MS-300. It has a 300kg capacity and weighs to the nearest 100g.

    An internal rechargeable battery makes the MS-300 a portable floor scale. A mains adaptor is also included in the price. If the scale is intended for use in a permanent location, the bracket can be used to mount the indicator on a wall or bench.

    The MS-300 has Tare (for removing unwanted weight, such as the weight of the pallet) and Hold (for stabilising the weight reading on the display).

    For more information about the MS-300 call 01709 364296 or contact us here.

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  • Marsden P-NA-I-100 Platform Scale

    What is the P-NA-I-100?

    The Marsden P-NA-I-100 is a mild steel heavy duty platform scale with a simple, easy to use indicator. The platform is low profile and there are a choice of capacities, graduations and platform sizes available. This platform scale has Counting, Zero and Tare functions and a 25mm LCD weight display. The P-NA-I-100 is non-approved, but a Legal For Trade version can be found here.

    What are the benefits of platform scales?

    Platform scales provide strength, durability and convenience. Pallets and large boxes can be quickly and easily loaded onto the scale and weighed. These weighing scales are fitted with high capacity loadcells for weighing large or heavy goods. Generally goods are loaded onto the platform scales with a fork truck, alternatively Marsden platform scales can be ordered with ramps so can be used with pallet trucks.

    Why should I choose the P-NA-I-100?

    Choose the P-NA-I-100 for accurate heavy duty weighing in factories, warehouses and distribution centres. These solid and reliable platform scales have a number of capacities, graduations and platform sizes available - choose the best option for your needs from the drop-down menus above. The most accurate option is to the nearest 200g, and the highest capacity is to 3000kg - however, these platform scales have an overload capacity to 4000kg.

    4m of loadcell cable is included as standard. The 4 x 1000kg capacity loadcells are safely mounted within the structure of the platform; this protects the cables from damage by fork trucks when the platform scale is being moved. The indicator is powered by rechargeable battery that can be charged via the mains adaptor. The indicator features Counting, Zero, Tare and Preset Tare functions.

    This scale is not recommended for liquid filling applications; we recommend the P-NA-JIK for this purpose. For more information about Marsden platform scales, call 01709 364296 or contact us here.

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  • Marsden P-JIK-APP Trade Approved Platform Scale

    What is the P-JIK-APP?

    The Marsden P-JIK-APP is a durable mild steel Legal For Trade platform scale, ideal for automating weighing processes. With a range of accessories, this scale allows you to send weight information directly to your computer, print sticky labels for weight readings and also control other devices. This means you can set up auto filling and weighing systems that require less human involvement. Ultimately, automating weighing, filling and batching using the P-JIK-APP can save you time and money.

    The P-JIK-APP is built for weighing large bulky items, particularly palletised goods, with capacity options up to 3 tonnes. It is Trade Approved, which means it should be used when you are basing a price of an item on its weight. This is a Trading Standards requirement.

    How can weight data be recorded?

    As standard, the P-JIK-APP is fitted with an RS-232 output. This means it can be used with the optional Scale to PC USB Lead, which allows weight information to be sent from the scale to a desktop or laptop PC.

    The Scale to PC USB Lead simply plugs into your PC's USB port. Open an Excel spreadsheet, place an item on the scale, press Print on the indicator keypad and the weight reading will appear in your spreadsheet. In fact, the weight reading can populate almost any document, as long as it is editable. You can add the Scale to PC USB Lead to your cart from the Accessories list. A wireless version is also available.

    How can I print from these scales?

    You can print sticky labels - that include weight, date and time information - directly from the P-JIK-APP. The GP-3120 Thermal Sticky Label Printer available from the Accessories list (alternatively, add it to your cart here) prints sticky backed, 56mm x 56mm labels as standard. Marsden can supply label widths upto 76mm if needed, however. Connect the printer to the scale, add an item to the scale, press Print on the indicator keypad and Net Weight, Gross Weight, Tare, Weight, Date and Time can all be printed. If the scale is in Count mode, the count information can be printed instead.

    What are automated weighing processes?

    You can save money and time further with the optional relay board. This allows you to automate processes that would otherwise be handled by an operative. For example, if you are weighing sacks of product as they are fed from a hopper, the scale can be connected to the hopper and switch off the feed when a target weight for each sack has been hit.

    Additionally, the in-built hi/lo alarm will help with hitting the right target weights without constantly monitoring the scale. The hi/lo alarm is a standard feature; its red/amber/green display denotes whether you are below a target weight, above a target weight or have hit a target weight. For even more weighing automation, choose the light tower from the Accessories list, or you can add it to your cart here.

    Why should you choose a Marsden Trade Approved platform scale?

    Marsden mild steel platform scales are ideal for use in warehouse and factory settings. A choice of sizes, capacities and graduations mean you can find a platform scale suitable for your needs, and optional ramps mean this scale can be used more easily with pallet trucks.

    This scale is suitable for weighing when price is based on weight. A calibration certificate can be purchased for your records, in case it is requested during a Trading Standards visit. Verification fees are included in the price.

    A 100mm height means it’s easy to load pallets or roll cages onto this platform scale. The 4 x 1000kg capacity loadcells are safely mounted within the structure of the platform - this protects the cables from damage by fork trucks when the platform scale is being moved. A wall bracket is supplied for mounting the indicator if required. The IP67 rating of the JIK indicator means it can be used in damp, humid or dusty environments.

    This scale is particularly well suited to liquid filling tasks.

    Read more about Trade Approved scales in this blog post.

    For more information about the P-JIK-APP, or any of Marsden’s platform scales, call our team on 01709 364296.

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  • Marsden DT-I-400 Drive Thru Platform Scale

    What is the DT-I-400?

    The Marsden DT-I-400 is a mild steel heavy duty drive thru platform scale, with a bright red LED indicator display that can seen in almost any lighting condition. It's perfect for dimly-lit warehouses and factories that need an easy to use scale for weighing palletised goods.

    What are the benefits of drive thru scales?

    Drive thru scales are the perfect solution for weighing palletised goods if you use pallet trucks. A drive thru scale allows you to get a weight reading for your goods quickly and easily without the need for fork trucks or taking the goods off the pallet.

    The Marsden range of mild steel drive-thru platform scales are built to withstand regular use, and can weigh upto a capacity of 1500kg. The two ramps have an incline upto just 45mm, making it easy to roll a pallet truck onto the scale for weighing pallets. Tare can be used to remove the pallet weight leaving you with an accurate reading for the weight of the goods.

    Why should I choose the DT-I-400?

    Choose the DT-I-400 if you need to check the weight of palletised goods quickly and easily. This scale is perfect for heavy duty weighing in factories, warehouses and distribution centres, it’s simple to use and indicator’s bright red, 32mm high digits can be seen in almost any lighting conditions.

    Functions are simple to use with buttons for Tare, Hold and switching between kg and lb readings clearly positioned on the front of the indicator. A bracket is supplied for the indicator so that you can mount it to a wall or bench.

    Marsden drive thru platform scales have a number of size, capacity and graduation options. Use the drop down menu above to select the right option for your needs. For more information about the DT-I-400 Drive-thru Platform Scale please call 01709 364296, or download the product sheet below.

    This scale is not recommended for liquid filling applications; we recommend the DT-JIK for this purpose. For more information about Marsden drive thru scales, call 01709 364296 or contact us here.

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  • Marsden DT-I-100-APP Drive Thru Platform Scale

    What is the DT-I-100-APP?

    The Marsden DT-I-100-APP is a Trade Approved drive thru platform scale with a choice of capacities, graduations and sizes. Marsden drive thru scales are only 45mm high and feature shallow ramps which mean they are ideal for loading via pallet truck.

    The battery powered indicator, which provides 40 hours of continuous use, has all the features for basic weighing. The indicator features Tare, Preset Tare, Zero and Counting functions. This scale is Trade Approved.

    What is a Trade Approved scale?

    Trade Approved scales are legally required when pricing a good based on weight - and failure to do so can result in penalties from Trading Standards. Trade Approved scales are subject to greater testing, for assured reliability, repeatability and accuracy during weighing.

    Class III Approved scales, which Trade Approved scales are also known as, are used when ‘determining mass for a commercial transaction’. They are also required in five other weighing situations - more information can be found in this blog post. Trade Approval helps to ensure the consumer is protected against inaccurate weighing results, and are fit for purpose.

    Trade Approved scales feature an ‘M’ logo on the scales dataplate. These scales are also referred to as Trade Stamped, Verified, EC Stamped or Trading Standards Approved.

    All Marsden Trade Approved drive thru scales have verification fees included in the price. Read more about Trade Approved scales in this blog post.

    Why should I choose the DT-I-100-APP?

    The DT-I-100-APP is suitable for weighing goods up to 1500kg. This scale is Trade Approved so is calibrated to the accuracy legally required when you are buying or selling by weight.

    This scale has a mild steel anti slip durbar surface. A 25mm LCD weight display with backlight ensures that weight readings are bright and clear. The scale features 4m of loadcell cable which is armoured for strength and durability. Because loadcells and cables are mounted within the structure of the platform, they are protected from damage if the scale is moved with a fork lift truck.

    This scale is not recommended for liquid filling applications; we recommend the DT-JIK-APP for this purpose. For more information about Marsden drive thru scales, call 01709 364296 or contact us here.

    For more information about the DT-I-100-APP, or any of our Trade Approved drive thru scales, call Marsden on 01709 364296 or contact us here.

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What is a parcel scale?

A parcel scale is a weighing scale suitable for weighing parcels prior to despatch. Weighing parcels can ensure that the correct quantity of goods as been packaged, the vehicle on which they’ll be loaded will be within the legal weight limit, or give an indication of cost should a price be associated with the parcel’s weight.

Marsden light industrial and parcel scales are used widely in warehouses, despatch depots and in factories. In this category, you will find scales suitable for many different applications.

 

Which parcel scale do I need?

In order to know which parcel scales are most suited to your needs, determine how large the parcels are likely to be, how many you’re likely to weigh at once, where you will weigh them and whether you will be weighing them to determine a price for shipping or not.

The size and shape of the goods you’re sending out will dictate the size of the weighing platform you need. Of course, if your parcels are small, a digital bench scale will suffice - these come in various sizes and capacities and usually with integrated displays and platforms.

For simple weighing of small to medium size parcels, the B-200 and B-300 are affordable solutions that are portable and accurate. For slightly larger parcels, the MSS-I-400 has a choice of base sizes. Our MS-150 and MS-300 floor scales will accommodate larger parcels – upto 150kg and 300kg respectively – and these can be placed on the floor allowing you to easily pass a parcel over the scale.

For larger parcels and palletised shipments, choose from our range of platform scales and drive thru scales. In this category we have listed easy to use scales like the P-NA-I-100 Platform Scale and the DT-I-400 Drive Thru Scale. The latter can accommodate pallet trucks for even faster weighing of parcels.

If you are determining a price based on the weight of parcels – for example if you are a shipping company, parcel scales that you use will need to be Trade Approved.

 

What is a Trade Approved scale?

A Trade Approved scale is a weighing scale that has been tested and approved for legal use in the process of buying and selling goods.

If an item is being weighed, and a customer is being charged a price based on that weight reading, it is a requirement that the scale carried the ‘M’ logo and ‘III’ logo on its dataplate. These markings denote that this scale has undergone stricter testing and calibration procedures than standard scales and should therefore deliver a higher degree of reliability. This requirement is in place to protect the customer, and Trading Standards officers may check the suitability of weighing scales being used when they visit a business.

Trade Approved scales are also referred to as Class III Approved scales, Legal For Trade scales and stamped scales.

 

Where can I find out more?

Click on the images above to see more information about each of our scales. If you need any help with choosing the right parcel scale for your needs, you can call the Marsden team on 01709 364296.