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When you need accurate truck weights and unsurpassed durability, it only makes sense to call Central Carolina Scale, Inc. Truck scales are available in either full-electronic or electromechanical types with either concrete orsteel platforms. Low profile units offer simple installation with minimal foundation requirements while pit type installations are often the best choice for use in severe climates or when grain is to be discharged out of the truck onto a conveyor mounted beneath the scale platform. Multiple platform units are used to simultaneously measure the truck's axle weights while obtaining its total weight as well. Service, calibration & maintenance is also available.

Vehicle scales may be equipped with many different options to increase their utility for both operator and driver. Options include traffic lights, truck management software, ticket printers, remote displays, intercom, video surveillance, automated systems, power conditioning, guard rails and so on. Truck Scale Questions that need to be answered before receiving a quote

Electronic Above Ground Truck Scales

Electronic Above Ground

Cardinal's low profile EPR vehicle scale consists of modules fabricated to minimize height and maximize strength. Heavy-duty structural tubing is placed in strategic locations to support vehicle loading. Utilizing Cardinal's double-ended shear beam load cell, the EPR allows for unobstructed freedom in the weighbridge. Easy access to load cells and wiring from the sides make installation and maintenance a snap!


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Portable Electronic

The Rice Lake Survivor ATV is a more compact steel deckdesign engineered for portability and movement from job to job. Our self-setting hinge-like connectors make for easy break down and reassembly, and an overall low profile keeps approaches low and gradual. But the ATV wouldn't be a SURVIVOR if it didn't have our trademark heavy duty construction. It's tightly spaced wide flange i-beams and rigid construction are classic Rice Lake.

Electronic Pit

Electronic Pit

Pit-type applications with deep clearance can take advantage of the extra-strength design of Rice Lake's PT Series. The same massive beams that run alongside the SR's design have been used underneath the PT model, providing our highest strength structure. The PT Series is available in both steel and concrete deck versions, both with manhole covers for easier access and servicability. Rice Lake customizes scales for retrofit to any existing pit size.



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Mechanical Above Ground

The ATV-M is a mechanical version of the Rice Lake ATV models, offering the versatility to be either permanent or portable, installed above ground or in a pit. Its high-performance, low-maintenence mechanical lever design offers unsurpassed reliability and life expectancy. The ATV-M comes standard with a steel treadplate deck and easy access manhole cover.

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Mechanical Pit

The SURVIVOR PT-M is a mechanical pipe-lever design of our pit-type PT model. These levertronic designs are better suited for areas susceptable to heavy moisture. The PT-Mis a cost effective investment for a long term, permanent installation, providing the highest accuracy with the lowest maintenence costs. Available in both steel and concrete decks and constructed with the same massive i-beams that support our PT and SR designs, the PT-M is a solid investment for many pit-type applications.



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Portable Mechanical

The ATV-M is a mechanical version of our ATV models, offering the versatility to be either permanent or portable, installed above ground or in a pit. Its high-performance,low-maintenence mechanical lever design offers unsurpassed reliability and life expectancy. The ATV-M comes standard with a steel treadplate deck and easy access manhole cover.




Hydraulic loads cells are the most rugged and long-lasting weighing device available in the scale market. Cardinal’s extensive truck scale experience has culminated in developing The Guardian Hydraulic Truck Scale. Hydraulic Tuck Scales are ideal for the solid waste, aggregate, chemical, grain, and construction industries because they offer a high level of protection against many of the conditions that can adversely affect truck scale installations. Water, lightning, power surges, explosive areas, corrosion, welding, shock loading, extreme temperature fluctuations and even rodents can cause scale problems, all at a cost to the owner. Cardinal's Guardian Hydraulic Truck Scale provides a superior level of performance

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Portable Axle Scales

Axle scales are an economical, adaptable, and portable solution for vehicle and truck weighing. As with any other truck scales, durable construction sets these products apart from the competition






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