Mettler JB8001-LG-A has been discontinued by Mettler and no longer in production. The information below is for reference only for those people that already own the JB8001-LG-A. If you are looking to purchase a balance give us a call to discuss your weighing application and we probably have a balance to meet your weighing needs.
The information below is for people researching and existing JB8001LG/A for reference only since we are sold out and Mettler is not making this model anymore..
Anyone working with gold, platinum, silver or rhodium needs accurate weighing results and cannot afford to give anything away. You can have complete confidence and precision weighing results with METTLER TOLEDO BALANCES.
Mettler Toledo's JB8001-L-GA gold balance features 8100 grams maximum weighing capacity and increments in 0.1 gram increments with external calibration at a press of the button (requires the purchase of optional 5 kg mass). This gold scale is legal
for trade and offers a durable, die-cast aluminum construction. Additional balance features include percent weighing and piece counting modes. You
may also connect the Mettler Toledo JB8001 precision balance to a computer via the standard RS232 interface. RS232 cables and software are sold separately.
The JB-8001 digital scale from Mettler-Toledo weighs only in grams when in the NTEP mode.
Mettler Toledo JB8001-L-G/A Jewelry Balance Features
Accurate and reliable: METTLER TOLEDO guarantees accurate results for every weighing job.
Robust quality: The full metal housing protects the weighing cell and electronics in your balance.
Built-in applications: All jewelry balances have several applications already included in the software: Basic weighing, piece counting and percent weighing. Precision jewelry balances are also approved with the counting feature for prescription filling.
Legal For Trade: All precision jewelry balances are "Legal For Trade", also known as NTEP approved, which is required in applications where the product is sold by weight. All "Legal For Trade" balances have undergone independent testing to verify the scale meets the manufacturer's specifications. For USA & other countries: A-Version.
Mettler Toledo precision jewelry balances have long model numbers, and often times you see jewelry balances that look the same, but have slightly different model numbers. Below we have provided a chart that explains what these different characters stand for to eliminate confusion. When you purchase a Mettler Toledo jewelry balance from Precision Weighing Balances, we want you to know exactly what you are getting.
As the price of precious metals like gold, platinum, silver and rhodium keep raising customer complaints to weights and measures officials are on the increase. The general public is calling complaining they are being short changed buying and selling by weight. These complaints typically result in a Weights & Measures officials doing an inspection to verify the scale in use is Legal for Trade.
Most pawnshops, jewelers and metals buyers know they need a Legal for Trade Type Approved Scale, but these inspectors are now requiring the weighing scale to have two displays to meet the requirements of "direct sales".
In weights and measures terminology a direct sale is one where both the buyer and seller are present. NIST Handbook 44 requires the customer to be able to witness the transaction and transaction information from a reasonable position in a direct sale application.
Weight indications shall be shown on the customer’s side of the scale when used for direct sales to retail customers. The way to achieve these requirements is to purchase the optional display shown above (purchase here). The Mettler Toledo 72213564 remote display features a backlight. The display plugs into the RS-232 port on the back of the balance and the cable length is 6 feet. All Mettler JB balances are equipped with RS-232 interface.
The Mettler Toledo JB and JL Scales we offer meet or exceed the Class II or III accuracy requirements in accordance with the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Handbook 44. Certificate of Conformance Numbers are issued under the National Type Evaluation Program (NTEP) of the National Conference on Weights and Measures. NTEP approved Mettler Balances make it easy to comply with current regulations for the direct sales to the public of precious metals and semi-precious gems.
This site is owned and operated by Precision Weighing Balances and is not sponsored or affiliated with Mettler Toledo nor should be confused with Mettler Toledo Inc. Mettler® and METTLER TOLEDO® are registered trademarks of Mettler-Toledo, Inc. Additional information about METTLER TOLEDO can be found on the web-site www.mt.com. For warranty, parts and technical related issues please call Mettler directly at 1-800-METTLER.