Torsional Load Cells
Helix Load Cell
2000 lb & 4000lb
Any weight capacity custom
Helix Load Cell
Slot Block Load Cell
Slot Back Load Cell
Winner of the
1998 Kardux Cup
Awarded by The International Society of Weighing and Measurement for the year's most outstanding achievement in weighing technology.

The ZooScales have been used around the world, from weighing elephants in the wild in Asia, to monitoring animal weight at PAWS in the foothills of California.

Over 75 Zoos have purchased ZooScale portable scales.

ZooScale Testimonial
(download pdf)



  • Display can be zeroed out after platform put on load cells
  • 110 v or 220 v ac wall pack for Display power, or 6 C Cell batteries
  • Optional:   RS-232 interface

Portable Scale:

  • Unlike traditional floor scales with shear beam load cells that require a level platform, the ZooScale can be used on uneven surfaces
  • Includes four stainless steel Helix (TM) Load Cells
  • Platform flexing does not affect accuracy
  • 10X shock overload protection
  • Scale size and shape can be adjusted to meet Zoo requirements
  • Temperature Compensation is built-in the Load Cells

Specifications for
ZooScale Models:




  • Maximum capacity 1000 lb
  • Resolution 0.1 lb
  • (Optional resolutions - software selectable
    2000 lbs with 0.2 lb resolution
    500 kg with 0.05 kg resolution
    1000 kg with 0.1 kg resolution)
  • Maximum capacity 10,000 lbs
  • Resolution 1 lb
  • (Optional resolutions - software selectable
    20,000 lbs with 2 lb resolution
    5000 kg with 0.5 kg resolution
    10,000 kg with 1 kg resolution)
  SPECIFICATIONS (download pdf)  
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