Category Archives: Scales

Accuteck ShipPro – 110 lb Capacity Digital Scale – $24.99

Accuteck ShipPro 110lbs x 0.1 oz. Digital Shipping Postal Scale, Black (W-8580-110-Black)

Accutek ShipPro Digital Scale.  110 lb capacity.  Reads in Pounds/ounces, ounces, kilograms/grams, grams.  Extended cord with Large Backlit energy saving display.  Features hold and tare functions.  Can Be powered by batteries, USB cable or Ac adapter. (All Included). Dimensions : 10 x 8 x 3 inches.  Start Weight from 10g/0.5oz.  Weighs in graduations of .1 oz.

This has all the makings of a great grain scale.  Large, 110 lb capacity.  The screen is attached by an extended cord.  That means you can weigh bigger things like buckets of grain and still see the display.  It has the tare feature which allows you to zero out the container.

10/15/18 10 AM Central: This highly rated scale is selling for $24.99. Shipping to most US addresses is also free with Prime Membership [Try Prime for Free] or a qualifying order. Price, shipping and availability can change quickly.  Check the product page for current price, description and availability.  Also: Recent Amazon Finds and Amazon Fillers Resource Page

Accuteck ShipPro 110lbs x 0.1 oz. Digital Shipping Postal Scale, Black (W-8580-110-Black)


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AMIR Digital Kitchen Scale, 11 lb Capacity, Stainless Platform

AMIR Digital Kitchen Scale, 5kg, 0.05oz/ 1g Cooking Scale, High Accuracy Food Scale, 6 Units, Back-Lit LCD Display, Tare & Auto Off Function, Stainless Steel & Slim Design Batteries Included

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From the product description, check product page for current description, price and availability:

  • High Precision – AMIR kitchen scale built with high precision sensor system, provides you with instant and accurate results from 2g (0.05oz) to 5000g.
  • Large Weighing Range – The Smart Digital Cooking Scale is crafted to be strong, accurate, fast, and user-friendly. Designed with a newly enlarged weighing platform and a large back-lit LCD screen, this digital kitchen scale weighs up to 5 kg (11 lbs.), Error range: ±3g, which adapts to a variety of items.
  • Multi-Function – Includes low battery and overload indication, tare function, and auto off after 70 seconds of inactivity, which helps to preserve battery power and efficiency; 2 AAA batteries included. Quickly and conveniently convert measurement results between g, oz, lb, ml, kg, milk ml with the press of UNIT button.
  • Stylish Stainless Steel Design – Minimalistic and elegant silver design makes this food scale stylish. Anti-fingerprint design makes it easy to clean and maintain. Constructed with a high-quality stainless steel platform and ABS plastic frame, this digital kitchen scale is durable and easy to clean.
  • Compact Design & Space Saver: The Kitchen scale’s compact size (Product Dimensions: 7.09 x 5.51 x 0.59 inch) takes up minimal space on your desk, makes it easy to storage or carrying. Please feel free to contact us if you are not satisfied with it.

 

Tare Function: Tare allows you to subtract the weight of the container you’re using to get a true weight of the contents.  Add your empty container to the scale and press the tare button.  This zeros out the scale.  Now add the thing you’re weighing and the scale displays just the weight of the contents of your container.  In my opinion the tare function is essential for any good homebrewing scale.

5kg = just over 11 lbs.  Given the specs of this scale, I think it would work well for hops, brewing grains and other ingredients.  It’s not precise or sensitive enough for brewing sales.

What I like about this scale… I like the stainless steel design, the fact that is has the tare feature and the fact that it uses easy to find [Search AmazonBasics AAA] AAA batteries.

AMIR Digital Kitchen Scale, 5kg, 0.05oz/ 1g Cooking Scale, High Accuracy Food Scale, 6 Units, Back-Lit LCD Display, Tare & Auto Off Function, Stainless Steel & Slim Design Batteries Included


A smaller scale can work for all grain brewers, as you can weigh any amount of grain in multiple batches, but if you’re a large batch all grain brewer or regularly brew all grain batches with larger grain bills you may want to consider a two scale approach, one more precise scale for hops and a larger capacity scale for larger grain bills.  A couple scales to consider:

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American Weigh 500 x .01 gram [1/100th gram resolution!] – $21.99 – hops, water salts & more

American Weigh Scales LB-501 Digital Kitchen Scale

American Weigh Scales LB-501 Digital Kitchen Scale

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From the product description, check product page for current description, price and availability:

  • 500 Gram capacity with 0.01g resolution
  • Units of measure include: g, ounce, dwt
  • Includes four AA batteries, calibration weights( two (2) 200g Calibration Weights)
  • Scale made with the finest craftsmanship and guaranteed to last for years
  • 10 Year Limited Warranty

 

Tare Function: Tare allows you to subtract the weight of the container you’re using to get a true weight of the contents.  Add your empty container to the scale and press the tare button.  This zeros out the scale.  Now add the thing you’re weighing and the scale displays just the weight of the contents of your container.  In my opinion the tare function is essential for any good homebrewing scale.

Given the specs of this scale, it should work for weighing hops, water salts, smaller amounts of specialty grains (500 grams is about 17.6 ounces or just over a pound) and other brewing ingredients.

What are others saying?  Search this product’s Amazon reviews for “brew”

10/4/18 10 AM Central: This is marked down 60% from list to $21.99.  That’s the best historical direct from Amazon price I found. Shipping is also free to many US addresses with Prime Membership [Try Prime for Free] or a qualifying order. Prices, shipping and availability can change quickly. Please note that product prices and availability are subject to change. Prices and availability were accurate at the time this this post was published; however, they may differ from those you see when you visit Amazon. Check the product page for current price, description and availability.

American Weigh Scales LB-501 Digital Kitchen Scale


A smaller scale can work for all grain brewers, as you can weigh any amount of grain in multiple batches, but if you’re a large batch all grain brewer or regularly brew all grain batches with larger grain bills you may want to consider a two scale approach, one more precise scale for hops and a larger capacity scale for larger grain bills.  A couple scales to consider:

Compare at MoreBeer: Large High Precision Scale – 500g x 0.01g MT353 – similar specs, but may not be identical

Also: LaMotte Water Test Kits | Recent Hop Finds | Portable Reverse Osmosis System

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Digital Scale w/11 lb Capacity

Digital Kitchen Scale by Zerla — Versatile Food Scale — Weigh Snacks, Liquids, & Foods — Accurate Weight Scale within .05 oz.

Digital Kitchen Scale by Zerla — Versatile Food Scale — Weigh Snacks, Liquids, & Foods — Accurate Weight Scale within .05 oz.

11 lb capacity.  Measures with .05 oz or 1 gram.  Includes Tare feature.  LCD screen.

Tare Function: Tare allows you to subtract the weight of the container you’re using to get a true weight of the contents.  Add your empty container to the scale and press the tare button.  This zeros out the scale.  Now add the thing you’re weighing and the scale displays just the weight of the contents of your container.  In my opinion the tare function is essential for any good homebrewing scale.

Digital Kitchen Scale by Zerla — Versatile Food Scale — Weigh Snacks, Liquids, & Foods — Accurate Weight Scale within .05 oz.


Also: Search 500 gram calibration weight on Amazon | Homebrew Scale Deals, Discounts and Coupons & Reviews | Recent Hop Finds


6 lb Capacity Scale w/Stainless Top & .1 Gram Resolution

Digital Food Scale, SKYROKU High-precision Kitchen Scale Multifunction Digital Pocket Scale with LCD Display 6lb/3kg (Batteries Included)Digital Food Scale, SKYROKU High-precision Kitchen Scale Multifunction Digital Pocket Scale with LCD Display 6lb/3kg


From the product description, check product page for current description, price and availability:

  • Meticulous Accuracy: Equipped with high precision sensors to provide the most accurate weight readings. Refined accuracy 0.1g / 0.01 oz, up to a weight range of 3000g
  • Multi-functions: Quick unit conversion between g, oz, ozt, dwt, ct, gn; Features a clear blue back light LCD screen which can be read in any light; Comes with two plastic trays that hold loose even powdery items. Perfect for baking, cooking, portion control, postage, reloading and jewelry. This small scale also can be used at simple lab experiment.
  • Petite and Compact: Made for easy storage and lightweight portability; Sleek stainless steel build for easy maintenance and reinforced platform strength.
  • Convenient Counting and Calibrate: Fast and easy to tare and calibrate. The piece counting function provide accurate quantity for the small items you weigh.
  • Smart Indication: It can display low battery power, overload, and uneven surface placement for users. 2 AAA batteries included.

Considering this specs of this scale, you could use it to weigh hops, smaller amounts of grain, other brewing ingredients and more.

Digital Food Scale, SKYROKU High-precision Kitchen Scale Multifunction Digital Pocket Scale with LCD Display 6lb/3kg (Batteries Included)


A smaller scale can work for all grain brewers, as you can weigh any amount of grain in multiple batches, but if you’re a large batch all grain brewer or regularly brew all grain batches with larger grain bills you may want to consider a two scale approach, one more precise scale for hops and a larger capacity scale for larger grain bills.  A couple scales to consider:

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SKYROKU Elite Digital Scale, 100 Gram Capacity, .01 Gram Resolution AND Calibration Weight

SKYROKU Elite Digital Pocket Scale,100g/0.01g Weigh Scale with a 100g Stainless Steel Calibration Weight and a Tweezers, 2 AAA Batteries (Black)

SKYROKU Elite Digital Pocket Scale,100g/0.01g Weigh Scale with a 100g Stainless Steel Calibration Weight and a Tweezers, 2 AAA Batteries


From the product description, check product page for current description, price and availability:

  • Weighs up to 100 grams in 0.01 gram increments.
  • A digital pocket scale, 2AAA batteries, a 100g stainless steel calibration weight and a Tweezers; meet all your demand for using this little scale.
  • Multi-functions. Quick unit conversion between g, ct, dwt, gn; Viewable and easy to read backlit LCD display.
  •  Flip-open lid protects the delicate weighing surface. Easy touch buttons and a 60 second auto shut off.

Tare Function: Tare allows you to subtract the weight of the container you’re using to get a true weight of the contents.  Add your empty container to the scale and press the tare button.  This zeros out the scale.  Now add the thing you’re weighing and the scale displays just the weight of the contents of your container.  In my opinion the tare function is essential for any good homebrewing scale.

Given the specs of this scale, it should work for weighing hops, water salts and smaller amounts of other brewing ingredients.  100 grams is about 3.52 ounces.

SKYROKU Elite Digital Pocket Scale,100g/0.01g Weigh Scale with a 100g Stainless Steel Calibration Weight and a Tweezers, 2 AAA Batteries (Black)


Also: LaMotte Water Test Kits – via MoreBeer| Recent Hop Finds | Hands on Review: RO System

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American Weigh 100g x 0.01g Digital Scale AND Calibration Weight – $13.87 + Hands on Review

American Weigh Scales 100G X 0.01G Digital Scale, With Seaside 100 G Stainless Steel Calibration Weight

Model AWS-100 Digital Gram Scale with 100 g Calibration Weight by American Weigh.  Weighs up to 100 grams in 0.01 (1/100th!) gram increments.  Backlit Display.  Flip open top protects weighing surface.  Powered by AAA batteries (included).  10 Year Warranty.

This scale is great for weighing hops and water salts.  I’ve owned it tn_cln_img_6915-300x225since December 2014.  Note that I purchased my scale without the calibration weight.  See: Hands on Review

10/1/18 5 AM Central: This is selling for $13.87.  Compare to the price without calibration weight (currently $12.89).  You currently get the calibration weight for less than a dollar. Shipping is also free to many US addresses with Prime Membership [Try Prime for Free] or a qualifying order. Prices, shipping and availability can change quickly. Please note that product prices and availability are subject to change. Prices and availability were accurate at the time this this post was published; however, they may differ from those you see when you visit Amazon. Check the product page for current price, description and availability. Also: Recent Amazon Finds and Amazon Fillers Resource Page

American Weigh Scales 100G X 0.01G Digital Scale, With Seaside 100 G Stainless Steel Calibration Weight


Also: LaMotte Water Test Kits | Recent Hop Finds | Portable Reverse Osmosis System

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SKYROKU Elite Digital Scale, 100 Gram Capacity, .01 Gram Resolution AND Calibration Weight

SKYROKU Elite Digital Pocket Scale,100g/0.01g Weigh Scale with a 100g Stainless Steel Calibration Weight and a Tweezers, 2 AAA Batteries (Black)

SKYROKU Elite Digital Pocket Scale,100g/0.01g Weigh Scale with a 100g Stainless Steel Calibration Weight and a Tweezers, 2 AAA Batteries


From the product description, check product page for current description, price and availability:

  • Weighs up to 100 grams in 0.01 gram increments.
  • A digital pocket scale, 2AAA batteries, a 100g stainless steel calibration weight and a Tweezers; meet all your demand for using this little scale.
  • Multi-functions. Quick unit conversion between g, ct, dwt, gn; Viewable and easy to read backlit LCD display.
  •  Flip-open lid protects the delicate weighing surface. Easy touch buttons and a 60 second auto shut off.

Tare Function: Tare allows you to subtract the weight of the container you’re using to get a true weight of the contents.  Add your empty container to the scale and press the tare button.  This zeros out the scale.  Now add the thing you’re weighing and the scale displays just the weight of the contents of your container.  In my opinion the tare function is essential for any good homebrewing scale.

Given the specs of this scale, it should work for weighing hops, water salts and smaller amounts of other brewing ingredients.  100 grams is about 3.52 ounces.

SKYROKU Elite Digital Pocket Scale,100g/0.01g Weigh Scale with a 100g Stainless Steel Calibration Weight and a Tweezers, 2 AAA Batteries (Black)


Also: LaMotte Water Test Kits – via MoreBeer| Recent Hop Finds | Hands on Review: RO System

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American Weigh Digital Blade Scale – 100 Gram Capacity, 1/100th Gram Resolution

American Weigh Scales Black Blade Series BL-100-BLK Digital Pocket Scale, 100 by 0.01 G

American Weigh Scales Black Blade Series BL-100-BLK Digital Pocket Scale, 100 by 0.01 G


From the product description, check product page for current description, price and availability:

  • Weighs up to 100 grams in 0.01 gram increments
  • Unique flip-out display and easy to use three key operation
  • Two sizes of expansion included
  • Powered by 2 AAA batteries (included)

Tare Function: Tare allows you to subtract the weight of the container you’re using to get a true weight of the contents.  Add your empty container to the scale and press the tare button.  This zeros out the scale.  Now add the thing you’re weighing and the scale displays just the weight of the contents of your container.  In my opinion the tare function is essential for any good homebrewing scale.

Given the specs of this scale, it should work for weighing hops, water salts, smaller amounts of specialty grains (100 grams is about 3.5 ounces) and other brewing ingredients.

American Weigh Scales Black Blade Series BL-100-BLK Digital Pocket Scale, 100 by 0.01 G

Also: Hands on Review: LaMotte Water Test Kits | Recent Hop Finds | Hands on Review: Portable Reverse Osmosis System


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American Weigh Scales AWS-600-BLK Gram Scale [hops and more]

American Weigh Scales AWS-600-BLK Digital Personal Nutrition Scale, Pocket Size, Black

American Weigh Scales AWS-600-BLK Digital Personal Nutrition Scale, Pocket Size


From the product description, check product page for current description, price and availability:

  • 600 Gram capacity with 0.1g resolution
  • Units of measure include: g, ounce, troy ounce, dwt
  • Includes two AAA batteries
  • Ships pre-calibrated; Calibrates with a 500g weight

Tare Function: Tare allows you to subtract the weight of the container you’re using to get a true weight of the contents.  Add your empty container to the scale and press the tare button.  This zeros out the scale.  Now add the thing you’re weighing and the scale displays just the weight of the contents of your container.  In my opinion the tare function is essential for any good homebrewing scale.

Given the specs of this scale, I think it would work well for hops and smaller amounts of grain and other ingredients.

American Weigh Scales AWS-600-BLK Digital Personal Nutrition Scale, Pocket Size, Black


Also: Search 500 gram calibration weight on Amazon | Homebrew Scale Deals, Discounts and Coupons & Reviews | Recent Hop Finds