Model 4040™ Digital Platform Scale


  • Designed for frequent on and off loading of drums, tanks and totes
  • Standard base sizes: 24″x24″, 30″x30″, 36″x36″, 48″x48″, 60″x60″, 72″x72″ – custom sizes available
  • Net capacity: Up to 10,000 lbs. (4535 kg) – custom capacities available
  • High accuracy of ±0.1% of capacity
  • Single or multi-channel controllers with easy readability to 0.1 lb. (kg)
  • Readout in pounds, kilograms, gallons or liters

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High Capacity Weighing Solution for Applications Requiring Frequent On/Off Loading of Drums, Tanks and Totes

The Model 4040 Digital Platform Scale is designed for weighing tank, drums and totes up to 72″x72″ and offers a net capacity of up to 10,000 lbs. Featuring corrosion resistant construction and a four (4) load cell design, the scale base is ideal for high capacity applications requiring frequent on/off loading of containers. Indicators are available from 1 to 4 channels with 4-20 mA outputs and optional set point relays. MADE IN USA.

Standard Features

  • Rugged steel construction protected by a corrosion resistant, zinc oxide primed and dry powder epoxy coated finish, with solid 1/4″ PVC decking for use in harsh environments
  • Low profile platform (3.75″ to 5.44″) design increases safety and ease of container handling
  • Accommodates off-center loads – containers can be placed anywhere on the scale platform and do not need to be leveled
  • Four (4) NTEP stainless steel shear beam, temperature compensated load cells
  • All hardware is stainless steel to prevent corrosion
  • Electronic indicator housed in NEMA 4X, UL approved enclosure to provide protection from acids
  • 20 ft. of 4 conductor wire cable

Available Controllers

  • AccuPro 5000 Digital Controller with one or 2 channels, encoder knob or 3 button keypad, audible alarm and 4-20 mA output signal – scale or loop powered
  • Model 1099 Chemical Process Controller with 1 to 4 channels, 20 button keypad and 4-20 mA output signal – scale or loop powered


  • High and low level set points
  • 0-5V or 0-10V output signal
  • Remote mounting of indicator box up to 200 feet (61 meters) away – includes junction box and additional length of 4 conductor wire cable
  • Seismic hold down brackets
  • Stainless steel, ball-bearing bolt down feet (4)


  • Scale is designed to accurately measure weight of alum, ammonia, caustic, fluoride, phosphate, polymers, sodium aluminate, sodium bisulfate, sodium hydroxide, sodium hypochlorite and other liquids or powders