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Floor Scales

A range of high end floor scales designed to cope with a wide range of industrial environments. All of the MWS range are manufactured by the parent company in the same factory in Leicester. The manufacturing facility produce a range of floor scales to meet exacting customer specifications. The platforms are fitted with UK sourced load cells, this enables a network of UK dealers to maintain your purchase without struggling to find rare unbranded parts.

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CLCP Floor Scale
Starting at: Exc. VAT: £545.00 Inc. VAT: £654.00
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The CLCP is our own designed platform scale, we chose quality components to ensure weighing performance for many years.

The CLCP combine accurate load cells with a robust indicator which combined offers exceptional accuracy and the durability to stand up to tough industrial environments, the CLCP provides reliable performance in weighing, batching and counting. Learn More
FLP-1 Low Profile Floor Scale
Starting at: Exc. VAT: £711.00 Inc. VAT: £853.20
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Low profile platforms, with 500 mm ramps, painted steel structure and chequered load surface. Ideal for weighing trolleys and pallet trucks thanks to the on/off ramps on both sides as well as the sideboards. The standard version is provided with approved load cells.


An indicator is required as an additional extra, please choose from one of the options below.

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LCP Floor Scale
Starting at: Exc. VAT: £995.00 Inc. VAT: £1,194.00
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The LCP series is made to order using quality components and built to last. The LCP can be built to client specifications for all types of applications, we operate a design office and manufacturing facility that can tailor design and manufacture these to all sizes and capacities that you may require. This model is popular with our OEM customers due to the range of options and its bespoke nature. Learn More
LPS Stainless Steel Floor Scale
Starting at: Exc. VAT: £1,795.00 Inc. VAT: £2,154.00
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The LPS is designed and manufactured by our parent company in the UK, it features a low height of just 75mm, built using UK mill 304 stainless steel these scales are designed to last 20-30 years. These are made to order, non standard sizes and options are available on request, please call. 


Designed and built by UK scales manufacturer MWS Ltd

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DTSR - Drive In / Thru Scale
Starting at: Exc. VAT: £1,895.00 Inc. VAT: £2,274.00
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The DTSR range of Ultra Low Profile Platforms are designed for easy loading with the single ramp built into the scale for a compact all in one unit. The scale has an overall dimension of 750 x 750mm or 1000 x 1000mm.

The integral ramp is 250mm long and is 5mm from the floor at the leading edge.

This scale is very compact, taking up the minimum of floor space for its size. The scale base can be used with any one of the digital indicators shown on the left, If in doubt which would be most suited for your requirements, please call or email


Designed and built by UK scales manufacturer MWS Ltd

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DTS Drive Through Scale
Starting at: Exc. VAT: £2,195.00 Inc. VAT: £2,634.00
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The DTS range of Ultra Low Profile Platforms are designed for easy loading. One separate ramp is included. The ramp adds 350mm to the overall length. The ultra low profile height ensures easier loading than with a conventional platfrom scale The scale base can be used with any one of the digital indicators shown on the left. If in doubt which would be most suited for your requirements, please call or email. Other sizes not listed may be quoted by agreement.


Designed and built by UK scales manufacturer MWS Ltd

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DPS Stainless Steel Pit Scale
Starting at: Exc. VAT: £2,450.00 Inc. VAT: £2,940.00
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The DPS range is designed and manufactured by our parent company MWS Ltd, they are assembled using 304 stainless steel and high quality components sourced in the UK. The DPS is ideal for use in Food, Pharmaceutical, Chemical industries. The DPS range is manufactured to order and can be designed to suit existing pits or built to specific dimensions.


Designed and built by UK scales manufacturer MWS Ltd

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LPS1212MR 1250mm x 1250mm Multi Range Low Profile Scale
Exc. VAT: £2,995.00 Inc. VAT: £3,594.00
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LPS1212 Multi Range Low Profile Platform
Price shown excludes indicator - see list

Platform Size - 1250mm x 1250mm x 75mm high
Capacities:
1500kg x 0.5kg / 600kg x 0.2kg / 300kg x 0.1kg
3000kg x 1kg / 1500kg x 0.5kg / 600kg x 0.2kg

For use in
Food Manufacture
Pharmaceutical Areas
Chemical Production
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GLP Gas Lift Platform
Starting at: Exc. VAT: £3,250.00 Inc. VAT: £3,900.00
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The GLP is a pit mounted floor scale fitted with a gas assisted top plate allowing the unit to be cleansed throughly and easily by one operator. The GLP is ideal for use in Food, Pharmaceutical and Chemical industries The GLP is built to order, this allows bespoke designs or special requests to be implemented for minimal costs.


Designed and built by UK scales manufacturer MWS Ltd

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GLF Gas Lift Platform
Starting at: Exc. VAT: £3,495.00 Inc. VAT: £4,194.00
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The GLF is a surface mount floor scale fitted with a gas assisted top plate allowing the unit to be cleansed throughly and easily by one operator. As standard 1 ramp is included in the price. The GLF is ideal for use in Food, Pharmaceutical and Chemical industries The GLF is built to order, this allows bespoke designs or special requests to be implemented for minimal costs.


Designed and built by UK scales manufacturer MWS Ltd

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WPT/4N/H.LD - Low Profile Platform Scale
Starting at: Exc. VAT: £4,995.00 Inc. VAT: £5,994.00
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The WPT/4N/H.LD ramp scales equipped with LD4N system designed to lift the platform up during maintenance. The mechanism enables safe and easy platform lifting and does not require physical exertion or additional equipment. Upon platform lowering, the scale is ready to carry out measurement. There is no need for re-calibration.

Scales with LD4N system can be applied wherever frequent maintenance activities, with use of high pressure water and harsh cleaning solvents, are a must.

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A range of high end floor scales designed to cope with a wide range of industrial environments. All of the MWS range are manufactured by the parent company in the same factory in Leicester. The manufacturing facility produce a range of floor scales to meet exacting customer specifications. The platforms are fitted with UK sourced load cells, this enables a network of UK dealers to maintain your purchase without struggling to find rare unbranded parts.

Platform Scales  

Platform Scales

Surface mount scales are easy to install and set up. The scales are supplied with high quality feet that are height adjustable for uneven floors. There are several different models to choose from below.  
 
Low Profile Scales  

Drive In / Drive Through Scales

These types of scales are also commonly known as low profile scales due to the low weighing area height, these types of scales are ideal for areas where loading is done using a pallet truck or dolavs are moved around production areas.  
 
ATEX Scales  

ATEX Floor Scales

Hazardous area scales for use in Zone 1 or Zone 2 ATEX areas. ATEX scales are used in areas where there is an explosive risk, read this ATEX Scale guide to learn more about the requirements.   
 
Dormant Scales  

Dormant / Pit Scales

These scales are manufactured in Leicester by parent company MWS Ltd, they are designed to be mounted in the floor providing a flush finish and built to withstand the extreme environments found in the food and chemical industries.  
 
Gas Lift Plate Scales  

Gas Assisted Plate Scales

Pit mounted scales with a gas assisted plate, designed for use in areas with a high degree of hygeine, the top plate is hinged and lifted with gas struts allowing easy access to the dormant scale by one person for cleaning procedures.  
 
Hire Scales  

Hire Scales

A selection of heavy duty hire scales for rental on short or long term agreements.Hire Pallet Scales or Rent Floor Scales at reasonable rates.  

Purposes and Many Uses of Floor Scales

Floor scales are made for different purposes and uses. Many industries and companies make use of floor scales to measure and weigh different items, products and things. These types of weight measuring tools are designed to weigh things that cannot be weighted with the use of bench scales. Floor scales are being used in large scale industries. These weighing machines are designed to measure large scale weights in a matter of seconds. These machines are further classified into different categories, depending on their features and their purposes such as deck scales, digital floor scales, drum weighing scales, explosion proof floor scales, max deck, pit mounted scale, portable floor scales, pro deck floor scale and retail scales.

Floor Scale Purposes

Floor scales are designed in a way that these weighing tools can withstand even the most rigorous and harsh environments that they will be used for. These weighing machines are available in standard models that are specifically manufactured for tough purposes and applications including scales designed for sanitary purposes, single animal scales, general purpose scales and portable scales. General purpose scales are classified into single purpose scales and multipurpose scales. Whatever weighing purpose you have, you will be able to find the perfect floor scale that will fit your needs and preference.

Floor scales are one of the most common weighing tools that are being used everywhere. From the biggest to the smallest industry, scales that are not only safe and reliable but most especially accurate are one of the most important equipment that these industries need in order to function properly. However, a lot of business owners do not have any idea what kind of weighing machine to choose for their own use. This is where floor weighing machines come in. Many of the owners prefer to have floor scales as their choice of weighing equipment since these are one of the most reliable, accurate and safe weighing tools.

Floor Scales for Heavy Industries

One kind of floor scale that is required by heavy industries is the portable floor scale (PFS). This weighing machine has built in wheels on its base so that it can be moved from one place to another. These are commonly used to weigh heavy containers and are mostly battery operated. Another type of weighing tool used to measure heavy equipment is the deck scale. The base of the deck scales are manufactured out of steel and can measure weights of up to fifty thousand pounds. It also includes weight bars that are made out of alloy steel that is usually used to measure the weight of aircrafts.

Drum weighing machines are another type of floor scales used in heavy industries. These are designed to measure and weigh drums as well as their content. These are mainly used in chemical and food processing companies. Food contents as well as food chemicals are stored in these drums. The general capacity of drum weighing machines can usually measure a weight of up to one thousand pounds. Pit mounted scales are weighing machines that are built in the ground. These are made from heavy metals such as steel. Vehicles with their containers are driven on top of this kind of floor scale to measure its total weight.

Floor Scales for Light Weight Use

Health floor scales are those that are being used in clinics and hospitals. These are used to measure the weight of patients and are easy to manipulate. These weighing equipment are commonly portable and light weight, so they can be moved from one room to another. This type of floor scale is also used by many individuals as their personal weighing tool. Digital floor scales are either battery operated or ran by electricity. This includes digital readout in LCD or LED displays. One advantage of digital scale over analog scales is that their measurements are more accurate and exact. Retail scales are those that are used in food manufacturing industries. These weighing tools accurately and precisely measure the weight of a food product through a numerical dial.

Features of Floor Scales

Since floor scales are designed for their specific uses, these come in different sizes, shapes and forms. The bigger industries such as manufacturing companies make use of the bigger variety of weighing machines while the smaller weighing scales are used in hospitals, homes, and in the food production industry. The big manufacturing industries use large floor scales to measure the exact weight of the materials that they would be using for the production of their items and goods. Postal and parcel services also make use of floor scales to determine the amount of weight of the shipment, and this will be the basis of the price for the specific items to be shipped.

All in all, floor scales make the life of business men and women a lot easier. These are essential pieces of equipment and are very important tools that industries and individuals find very useful and helpful in their everyday lives. If you are in need of one, it is necessary that you know what you are going to use it for, to ensure that you will find the right one for all your weighing needs.