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Digital Scale, 2000 g x 0.1 g

Item# BS-DB2000

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This new digital scale will meet all your home science needs.
Ages 13+
Digital Scale, 2000 g x 0.1 g

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Digital Scale, 2000 g x 0.1 g

Item# BS-DB2000

This large digital scale will meet all your home science needs! It is easier and faster to use than a mechanical balance, which greatly reduces your preparation and lab time. This scale has a 2000 g capacity with a 0.1 g sensitivity. It is ideal for most junior high and high school science courses, including chemistry. It features a 5"-diameter pan, large high-contrast display, backlight, automatic tare feature, keypad calibration, and hinged protective cover and it weighs in grams, ounces, troy-ounces, and pennyweight. Includes four AA batteries. Calibration weights not included. Five-year warranty from Home Science Tools. Calibration weights not included.

Detailed Specifications
  • 2000 g capacity
  • 0.1 g sensitivity
  • 0.1 g repeatability
  • Pan size is 5" diameter
  • Weighs in grams, ounces, troy-ounces, and pennyweight
  • High-contrast display with backlight
  • Automatic tare feature
  • Simple keypad calibration
  • Requires 2000 g calibration masses (not included)
  • Durable load-cell provides years of reliable use
  • Powered by either 4 AA batteries (included) or AC adapter (not included; specs below)
  • AC Adapter input is 120 VAC at 60 Hz. Output is 6 VDC at 300 mA. Home Science Tools does not carry this adapter.
  • Hinged, locking cover protects the balance when not in use and is also removable
  • Overall size is 8" x 5.5" x 1.8"
  • Five-year warranty from Home Science Tools

Note:This scale is comparable to the Ohaus CS-200, CL-200, and similar scales, but provides:

  • Much greater capacity
  • More features like tare and multiple units of measurement
  • Lower cost
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Digital Scale Review by
First off this scale is dead accurate. I find the accuracy to be +/- 0.1 g which is more than acceptable in most situations. It's also easy to calibrate, but to do this you need a 2000 g calibration weight or several calibration weights that add up to 2000 g. I was able to make my own calibration weight for the time being using a glass 600 ml beaker filled with some 0.177 zinc plated BBs until I get my calibration weights in the mail. The calibration will be successful when it says "PASS" otherwise it will keep flashing the required calibration weight. This scale can measure in grams, ounces, troy ounces, and pennyweight however I mainly use grams and troy ounces. I love the fact that is has a tare feature which has come in handy for me verifying silver coin weights with the coin being in a plastic capsule. All I need to do is take the weight of a specific empty capsule and then place the coin and that same capsule together on the scale and it can figure out the weight of just the coin. Lastly another great feature is that you can power this off of AA batteries so it makes this scale super portable. Overall this is a great scale that is accurate and didn't dry out my wallet in the process.
Must have Review by
This balance was has met all of my homeschooler's needs for her science experiments. My only regret is not finding it sooner. She is a junior in high school and we have been using it for the past 3 years.
Good for the price Review by
I was looking for a dependable balance. It appeared that the other reviewers were using this product as a balance so I ordered two. The batteries lasted one day, but I did purchase the plug-in converter (which I recommend doing). A couple of times we had trouble getting to "grams" but were finally successful.
Perfect for labs Review by
I have been using this for over a year and I will be buying another one soon.
Great Scale Review by
This scales is a wonderful scale. I works perfectly for all of our homeschool science needs.

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