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  • Mon
    May
    01
    2017

    Fork Hoist Bag Lifter project

    We’re manufacturing a forkhoist bag lifter along with a bulk bag holding frame and a separateVibrator/Hopper with variable controls for adding smaller amounts.   Our client is dealing with 1 ton bags of product which need to be placed in a holding frame and then lifted with the...
  • Tue
    Mar
    14
    2017

    What is a Trade-Approved scale?

    If you are selling goods by weight then the equipment you are using to determine that weight is deemed to be 'use for trade'.   'Use for trade' includes any weighing or measuring equipment that is used to determine a quantity - weight - which is being used to establis...
  • Tue
    Dec
    23
    2014

    Caring for your mechanical scales

    Mechanical Scales   Both dial and steelyard mechanical scales work on a mechanical system of levers. At each contact point of the levers there is a knife and bearing joint to locate the levers accurately.   In dial scales the weight is transferred through a vertical conn...
  • Tue
    Nov
    18
    2014

    Fluffy babes on scales

    The West Coast Wildlife Centre    uses Advasco scales to help care for their kiwis.  Yep, here at Advasco we can help you weigh all sorts of birds, from kiwis - our beautiful, unique and endangered bird,  to Lockheed Hudsons - WW11 bombers which Kiwis flew in and one of which ...
  • Tue
    Sep
    23
    2014

    Rarely available Salter mechanical crane scale for sale

    We have one only rarely available Salter mechanical crane scale to 4500kg, second-hand stock, onsite at Advasco.  These excellent scales are no longer available new and difficult to find.   This scale is ideal for work in areas where electronic scales are not suitable: -...
  • Thu
    Aug
    14
    2014

    Taking care of your scales (and some common examples of what not to do!)

    Remember that your scale is actually a small computer: so -  Keep your scale as dry as possible at all times. Clean the scale with a DAMP cloth - a LITTLE dishwashing liquid is okay. Do not expose your scale to strong cleaning foams or chemicals. If your scale is located on t...
  • Wed
    Mar
    12
    2014

    You can't beat this scale if you're mixing ingredients

    From mixing resins to mixing foodstuffs, the ACS Super-SS general purpose bench scale is one of Advasco's bestsellers. The Super SS is a compact bench scale that Advasco imported especially for the processing market, coming in 30kg, 15kg or 6kg capacities (ex-stock). What makes ...

ADVASCO SCALES LTD.     PHONE: (09)-835 2480     EMAIL: info@advasco.co.nz
We are an NZ company who specialises in weighing and weight measurement using weigh scales, including new scales, used scales, second hand scales and old scales. We handle every kind of scale repairs, scale hire and scale calibration.
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