Category : Scales

Why is Calibration so Important?

Regardless of your scale use, it is imperative they are working properly, and the results must be accurate and repeatedly precise. Whether the scale u.. Read More

Arizona Monsoon Season Services

It’s monsoon season again Arizona! The word “monsoon” is derived from the word mausin, Arabic for “season” or “wind shift.” It is now us.. Read More

AZ Dept. of Weight and Measures has Increased the Frequency of Scale Inspections

As of July 1, 2016 the Arizona Department of Weights and Measures officially became a component of the Department of Agriculture. This is a very commo.. Read More

Commonly Asked Scale Questions

Never be afraid to ask a multitude of questions before buying a commercial scale to suit your needs. A more informed customer is known for making the .. Read More

Installation of a Combination Truck/Rail Scale Into an Existing Pit

THE PROBLEM A prominent company in the minerals sector, operating in Arizona, had a mechanical, concrete deck, combination truck and rail scale that n.. Read More

In Line Checkweighers, a Must For Production and Packaging Lines!

In-line checkweighers are an invaluable component and tool in assuring the highest quality in most, if not all, production and packaging lines.  In-l.. Read More

Pushing the Limits!

On March 10, 2014 we supplied the most weight for a single-pick load-test to date: 75,000lbs.  The scope of work was to load test three 30 ton overhe.. Read More

Southwestern Scale Plays a Part in Achieving a Guinness World Record!

Southwestern Scale has sponsored and supported the efforts of El Sol Foods’ successful attempt at breaking the Guinness World Record for the wor.. Read More

Abel Cable Makes Data Management Simple

Southwestern Scale Company, Inc.  2535 W. Broadway Rd., Phoenix, AZ 85041 (602) 243-3951 Do you want your scale data to be d.. Read More