So, you’re looking for a “waterproof” scale, but what does that really mean, and how waterproof is “waterproof”?
NWI Group can supply equipment to suit the harshest of wet area requirements, but it’s important that a basic knowledge of your needs is understood to ensure you do not over or under specify your requirement.
- If you under rate your needs, you will potentially have unnecessary repair or replacement costs in the future.
- If you over rate your needs, you may end up investing more than necessary for a suitable scale.
The MOST COMMON Ratings in the world of weighing equipment are:
IP65 / IP67 / IP68 / IP69K
But what does that really mean?
Take a look at our simplified reference chart, as a GUIDE for your next wet area scale purchase…
First digit - protection from foreign body and particulate ingress: