Weight Measuring Devices

Weight Measuring Devices

Updated Jan 21, 2021

 This lesson describes various weight measuring devices used in industrial applications and explains their operating principles. • Identify the two types of balance scales • Describe platform scales • Describe stretched and compressed spring scales • Explain the operation of electronic, hydraulic, and pneumatic load cells • Explain the operation of linear variable differential transformers • Describe batch and belt scales, including continuous weigh feeders and nuclear scales