Multimedia

iStock
Balances Resource Guide

Balances Resource Guide

Accurate weight measurements in a laboratory require the right kind of balance

Lab Manager

An accurate balance is essential in almost every laboratory. Precision balances are considered semi-analytical, and have a higher capacity than analytical balances and microbalances. There are numerous configurations to choose from, with different settings, compliance features, and accessories. The most important consideration when selecting a balance is the laboratory’s accuracy requirements.

In this eBook you will learn:

  • Questions to ask when buying a balance
  • Advice on calibrating your balance
  • Proper weighing practices
  • About software for laboratory balances