CANTON, MA--(Marketwire - Feb 15, 2012) - Alliance Scale, Inc. has announced the availability of custom fabricated, portable rack scales that are ideal for weighing pipe, rod, and bar stock that has been cut and ready to move to production or shipping.

Alliance Portable Rack Scales feature a rugged frame, pipe carriages, locking wheels and casters, and have a Rice Lake IQ Plus 590-DC pedestal mounted weight indicator with a 1" high 6-digit LCD display. Providing an EDP port for full duplex RS232 communications, this portable rack scale can be totally integrated with manufacturing and inventory management systems.

Equipped with a full numeric keypad, Alliance Portable Rack Scales provide 1:10,000 counts display resolution, ±0.01% FS system linearity, and piece counting. The weight indicator lets users enter piece- and tare weight, calibration, and sample size. It is powered by 6 "C" cell alkaline batteries and includes an AC power adapter.

Alliance Portable Rack Scales are priced from $5,995.00 up, depending upon configuration. Price quotations are available upon request.

About Alliance Scale

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 motor homes, 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., Marketing
1020 Turnpike St.
P.O. Box 509
Canton, MA 02021-0509
(800) 343-6802 FAX
(781) 828-9510