SOURCE: Alliance Scale, Inc.

Alliance Scale, Inc.

December 20, 2011 09:03 ET

Grip Handle Weights From Alliance Scale Calibrate Commercial Scales

CANTON, MA--(Marketwire - Dec 20, 2011) - Alliance Scale, Inc. has introduced a line of Class F cast iron grip handle weights for use by installers, service technicians, and state and local officials to calibrate all types of commercial weighing equipment.

Alliance Grip Handle Weights are ideally suited for validating the proper setup of scales and spot checking before a work shift begins to identify problems prior to scheduling maintenance. Providing full NIST traceability, these calibration weights come in 10 to 100 lbs. sizes; offered in inch, metric, and troy ounces.

Developed for testing commercial scales, Alliance Grip Handle Weights are Class F cast iron painted, density 7.2 for scale calibration and they are finished with a special etching process, then coated with a chip-resistant paint that conforms to NIST Handbook 105-1 standards.

Alliance Grip Handle Weights are priced from $85.00 each; available at

About Alliance Scale, Inc.

Alliance Scale, Inc. is a value-added distributor for major manufacturers of industrial scales and weighing systems. The firm supports and supplies a wide range of scales for industrial, commercial, grocery, retail, research, and laboratory applications including software and printers. They sell and service scales ranging from portable pocket scales to industrial weighing solutions including counting and portioning scales, bench scales, floor scales, in-motion checkweighers, on-board weighing systems, crane scales, floor scales, mixing and portioning scales, and sophisticated weighing systems for motor homes, trucks and railcars. Alliance Scale also serves the grocery and retail trades directly and offers a complete label service for both stock and custom labels.

Contact Information

  • For more information contact:

    Alliance Scale, Inc.
    Raymond A. Secour, Jr.
    1020 Turnpike St. / P.O. Box 509
    Canton, MA 02021-0509
    (800) 343-6802
    FAX (781) 828-9510