CANTON, MA--(Marketwire - April 6, 2011) - Alliance Scale, Inc. is introducing a line of Class F cast iron grip handle test weights that are NIST traceable for the calibration and field testing of a wide range of scales. They come in 10 to 100 lbs. sizes.

Alliance Grip Handle Weights are Class F cast iron painted, density 7.2 for scale calibration and finished with a special etching process, then coated with a chip-resistant paint that conforms to NIST Handbook 105-1 standards. Designed for testing commercial scales, these grip handle weights come in 10 to 100 lbs. sizes; available in inch, metric, and troy ounces; and provide NIST traceability.

Suitable for field testing and calibration by equipment installers, service technicians, and state and local officials, Alliance Grip Handle Weights are suitable for legal-for-trade applications. They are ideal for checking scales for proper setup and spot checking scales before a work shift begins to identify problems prior to scheduling maintenance.

Alliance Grip Handle Weights are priced from $85.00 each; available online.

About Alliance Scale, Inc.

Alliance Scale, Inc. is a value-added distributor for major manufacturers of industrial scales and weighing systems. The firm supports and supplies a wide range of scales for industrial, commercial, grocery, retail, research, and laboratory applications including software and printers. They sell and service scales ranging from portable pocket scales to counting and portioning scales, bench scales, industrial floor scales, in-motion checkweighers, on-board weighing systems, crane scales, floor scales, mixing and portioning scales, and sophisticated weighing systems for trucks and railcars. Alliance Scale also serves the grocery and retail trades directly and offers a complete label service for both stock and custom labels.

Contact Information:

For more information contact:

Alliance Scale, Inc.
Raymond A. Secour, Jr.
1020 Turnpike St.
P.O. Box 509
Canton, MA 02021-0509
(800) 343-6802
FAX (781) 828-9510