Precision Weighing Balances
Your online source for balances, scales & calibration weights @ discount prices

Tel: (978)-521-7095  |  Fax: (978)-374-5568
print  |   home  |   cart  |   about us  |   contact us  
digital scale
 

digital scales
electronic scale
   Analytical Balances Analytical Balances
   Milligram Balances Milligram Balances
   Precision Balances Precision Balances
   Portable Scales Portable Scales
   Baby Scales Baby Scales
   Bariatric Scales Bariatric Scales
   Bathroom Scales Bathroom Scales
   Bench Scales Bench Scales
   Crane Scales Crane Scales
   Counting Scales Counting Scales
   Chair Scales Chair Scales
   Dynamometers Dynamometers
   Demo Model Demo Model
   Educational Balances Educational Balances
   Explosion Proof Explosion Proof
   Filter Balances Filter Balances
   Fishing & Game Scales Fishing & Game Scales
   Floor Scales Floor Scales
   Food/Deli Scales Food/Deli Scales
   Force Gauges Force Gauges
   Handrail Scales Handrail Scales
   Health Care Scales Health Care Scales
   High Capacity High Capacity
   Indicators Indicators
   Industrial Balances Industrial Balances
   Jewelry Scales Jewelry Scales
   Kitchen Scales Kitchen Scales
   Legal For Trade Scales Legal For Trade Scales
   Mechanical Scales Mechanical Scales
   Medical Beam Scales Medical Beam Scales
   Micro Balances Micro Balances
   Moisture Balances Moisture Balances
   Money Counting Money Counting
   NTEP Scales NTEP Scales
   Pallet Scales Pallet Scales
   Parts Counting Scales Parts Counting Scales
   Physician Scales Physician Scales
   Pocket digital scales Pocket digital scales
   Prescription Scales Prescription Scales
   Price Computing Scales Price Computing Scales
   Pro Bodyfat Scales Pro Bodyfat Scales
   Semi-Micro Balances Semi-Micro Balances
   Shipping Scales Shipping Scales
   Veterinary Scales Veterinary Scales
   Washdown Scales Washdown Scales
   Wheelchair Scales Wheelchair Scales
   Accessories Accessories
   Calibration Weights Calibration Weights
   Software Software
   Hot Buys Hot Buys
   Scales $70-$100 Scales $70-$100
   Scales $50-$70 Scales $50-$70
   Scales Under $50 Scales Under $50
lab balances
counting scales

scale manufacturer scale company
scale dealer
   A&D Weighing A&D Weighing
   Acculab Acculab
   Adam Equipment Adam Equipment
   CAS CAS
   Chatillon Chatillon
   Dillon Dillon
   Healthometer Healthometer
   Mettler Toledo Mettler Toledo
   My Weigh My Weigh
   Ohaus Ohaus
   Other Brands Other Brands
   Salter Brecknell Salter Brecknell
   Sartorius Sartorius
   Scientech Scientech
   Seca Medical Seca Medical
   Siltec Siltec
   Tanita Tanita
   Used Used
   VMC VMC
   Weigh South Weigh South
digital scales
lab scales

High resolution counting scale with powerful counting features.  This counting scale is designed for counting small parts 250 milligram or heavier.  If you took a $1 bill out of your wallet and cut the dollar bill into 4 equal pieces the FC-500i is sensitive enough to count each one of the pieces.  There is a catch to all this sensitivity and that is you're limited to the total weighing capacity that you could ever have on the weighing pan and that is 500 gram or 1 pound.  So the FC-500i isn't the correct selection for counting large hardware like nuts and bolts used to put together shelving since many times 10, 50, 75, or 100 pieces would weigh over 1 pound.

You must carefully select the correct model counting scale for your specific application.  You also want to select the correct model that can count as many various size/weight parts so you can get maximum usage from your counting scale.  Scale manufacturers make many different models all having varying sensitivity to cover the unlimited different part people want to count.  Just like car manufacturer's don't make just 3 different automobiles to meet all the transportation need of the world, scale manufacturers don't make 3 different counting scale to cover any part a person would ever want to count. 

If you're not sure call us at 978-521-7095 and a counting scale specialist will assist you in the proper selection.  We'll ask you immediate "what is the smallest part that you want to count" so we can determine the sensitivity needed..  We recommend whatever the smallest part weighs, you want a counting scale with 5 times the readability.  If your part weighs 0.25g (0.05g, readability of the FC-500i multiplied by 5 equals 0.25g) or greater you'll be

If 70 or 90% of the parts you're counting are in the range of 250 mg then the FC500i is probably your best selection.  If you have a few parts 2 to 5 grams in weight then you'll be limited to only counting out 100 pieces (100 pieces x 5g = 500g) at a time to prevent overloading and damaging the counting scale.  To get a better understand how counting scales work read the detailed write-up we did on the AdamLab CBC counting scales. We also have a few youtube videos showing the HCi counting scale and a great video on how to use a counting scale.

The FC-500i features a 8.1" x 6" stainless steel weighing pan.  You'll have 500 grams weighing capacity that increments in 0.05 grams.  Unique VFD displays an abundance of information and the counting scales operates on either AC Adapter or optional NiCd Battery Pack.

Additional accessories that can be purchased with the FC500i include a bar code scanner to speed up the counting process, a module providing a 2nd and 3rd RS232C interface if you were connecting multiple peripheral devices to the counting scale like the scanner, printer or connecting the parts counting scale to a computer, FC-04i RS-232C/Comparator Relays/Buzzer. You can even purchase the optional FC-05i interface for connecting the FCi counting scale to a remote platform (up to four 350 ohm load cells) creating a 2 pan counting scale.

The FC-i Series by A&D combines the latest cutting edge features and a heavy duty design. A&D Weighing has long been a global manufacturer of high quality counting scales.  The result is a truly professional line of scales ideal for the most demanding commercial and industrial applications.  Each scale comes equipped with Automatic Counting Accuracy Improvement ( ACAI ) for enhanced

Read more about the FC-i Series and see all 9 models to select the right choice to best meet your parts counting needs here.

A&D Weighing Counting Scale FC-500i

print  |   Mail Order   Quote
Brand Model Capacity Readability
A&D Weighing Counting Scale FC-500i 1 lb 0.0001 lb
Modes
Add. Features
  • Pounds
  • KiloGrams
  • Parts Counting
  • RS-232c
Comparable Scales

CAS EC-6 Parts Counting Scale - $346.50

Other Brands Counting Scale ECS 3LB - $219.88

A&D Weighing FC-1000i Counting Scale - $989.00

Adam Equipment Counting Scale CBC8a - $343.90

Ohaus RC3RS Inventory Scale - $1147.00

A&D Weighing FC-500si Counting Scale - $1348.00

Sartorius Counting Scale CB06CCXN - $596.97

Sartorius Inventory Scale CB1CCXN - $596.97

Sartorius Piece Count CB3CCXN - $596.97

Ohaus EC3 Inventory Counting - $443.25

A&D Weighing HC-3Ki Counting Scale - $499.99

A&D Weighing HC-6Ki Paper Counter - $499.99

My Weigh CTS6000 Parts Counter - $199.95

VMC VW330A-C-1500 Counting - $599.00

Other Brands ECS 7LB Counting Scale - $219.88

CAS EC-60 Parts Counting Scale - $346.50
MSRP: $1285.00
YOU PAY $989.00
A&D Industrial Counting Scales
counting scale

The FC-i series by A&D combines the latest cutting edge features and a heavy duty design.  A&D Weighing has long been a global manufacturer of high quality counting scales.  The result is a truly professional line of scales ideal for the most demanding commercial and industrial applications.  Each scale comes equipped with Automatic Counting Accuracy Improvement ( ACAI ) for enhanced counting performance.

Counting is easy with the FC-i Series Counting Scales.

Computerized Counting Scale
  • First, press the "SAMPLE" key and place a sample number of items on the weighing pan.
  • Then, press the "ENTER" key
  • Start counting!
  • That's all there is to it!   Read more HERE
  Count Parts   AND Weighing   Counting-Scales   Digital Counting Scale   Parts Counting Scales   Precision Weighing Balances   Postal Scales
 
parts counting scale A&D Weighing new FC-i Counting Scale, replacing the very popular FC Counting Scale.  The new series provides improved resolution and performance along with additional features at a lower cost.  The FC-i can be used for production counting, inventory control or quality control in industries such as plastics, publishing and mailing services, as well as for counting gaming tokens or “Pull Tab” lottery tickets.  Eliminate the tedious task of counting nuts, bolts, and machined casings with the latest in counting scale technology from A&D Weighing.

The new FC-i offers a remarkable 1 million parts internal resolution, while the FC-Si offers a unprecedented 5 million parts internal resolution.  With a bright, four line, alphanumeric Vacuum Fluorescent Display, the FCi provides simple and easy-to-read operation.  In addition, 500 unit or tare weights can be stored into memory.

The standard RS-232C makes it straightforward to connect a computer, printer or bar code reader as well as to use the programmable printer format function. 
(Please note at the present time A&D designed the FC-i with the capabilities of using the FC-i counting scale with a bar code reader, scanner or printer but don't actually offer these components as accessories allowing you to purchase everything from an A&D Authorized Dealer like us.  Please contact John Means, Marketing Manager for A&D Weighing at 408-263-5333 prior to placing an order if you anticipate integrating the counting scale with a bar code reader, scanner or printer.  John Means can supply you with a list of products that will integrate seamlessly with the FC-i Series, but require you to purchase these items separately.)


The rugged FC-i retains all of the standard features of the original FC including comparator and accumulator functions as well as ACAI, A&D’s exclusive Automatic Count Accuracy Improvement.  ACAI continuously improves counting accuracy by recalculating average unit weight.  The remote scale option extends the functionality and capacity up to 100,000 pounds and is available with a Ni-MH rechargeable battery for portability.
 
Electronic Digital Scales Internal resolution FC-Si 1/5,000,000    FC-i 1/1,000,000
Precision Counting Displayed resolution FC-Si 1/25,000   FC-i 1/10,000
Repeatable Counts FC-Si models incorporate A&D's unique Super Hybrid Sensor ( SHS ) technology enabling a remarkable internal resolution of FIVE million parts.  Get the accuracy and resolution of precision lab balance in a counting scale.
Inventory-Control Automatic Counting Accuracy Improvement ( ACAI ) function ensures quick, high count accuracy with minimal hand sample count.
Money Counting Scales Large memory stores & retrieves up to 500 ID 6 Digit ID stores unit weight, tare weight, comparator limits, accumulator and 12 digit alphanumeric ID code/name.
Scale Count Large bright vacuum fluorescent displays simultaneously displays Piece Count, Unit Weight and Count Weight, comparator result, ID #, and item code. (up to 12 alphanumeric characters)
Accurate Counting Four simple modes for determining Average Piece Weight; Sample Count (5, 10, 25, 50, 100, random), 10-key Input, ID Recall or Computer Input.
Scales Weighing Counting Standard RS-232C, enables you to connect FCi to PC or printer. Optional 2nd & 3rd RS-232C Interface provides interface bar code printers or bar code readers and computers.
Digital Counting Scales Remote platform - Second weighing platform connectable for counting heavier samples, or for bulk weighing.  Optional remote scale OP-05-FC-i/ 0.5kg - 5,000kg capacity for an economical two-scale system
Precise Counting Scales Comparator function which triggers an alarm HI - OK or LO settings. Makes kitting and checkweighing easy. Displayed status is standard, optional buzzer and relay outputs are available.
Piece Counting Scale Navigation System with LED increases ease & efficiency.  LED Prompting Navigation System for intuitive operator use virtually eliminates operator training time.
Ticket Counting Scale Universal Flex Coms (UFC) Setup Software allows user to format printer output data
Digital Electronic Scales Automatic Memory Accumulation Mode totals piece count into memory
Counting Scale Large platform sizes accommodate a wide variety of packages, cartons & boxes
Scale Count Parts Totaling, Comparator, Key-disabling, and Tare functions are available
Inventory Scale Rugged design with Splash Proof Display and Keyboard.
Coin Counting Scales Rechargeable Ni-MH Battery Pack Option
   
A&D Model FC-500i Electronic Counting Scale
Your Cost $989.00
Capacity (grams)
500 g
Resolution (grams)
0.05 g
Capacity (pounds)
1 lb
Resolution (pounds)
0.0001 lb
Sample Size
10 pieces normal - 5, 25, 50, 100 or random number, user selectable
Min. Sample Unit Weight
(APW)
0.0005 g
Weight Sensor
Pan Size (millimeters)
205 x 152 mm
Pan Size (inches)
8.1" x 6.0"
Internal Resolution
1 million
Sensitivity Drift 20 ppm/ °C (5°C ~ 35°C)
Operating Temperature -10°C ~ 40°C / 85% RH
Display
7 segment / 5 x 7 dot Vacuum Florescent Display (VFD)
Power
100, 120, 220, 240 VAC 50/60Hz (AC Adapter) or optional NiCd Battery Pack - Operating time approx. 10 hours (main scale only)
Weight Sensor
Load Cell
Max. Count pieces
Up to 999,999 pieces (accumulated)
Dimension (millimeters)
330 (W) x 462 (D) x 106 (H) mm
Dimension (inches)
13.0" (W) x 18.2" (D) x 4.6" (H)
Standard Accessories
120V AC Adapter, Instruction Manual
Weight of Scale 6.7 kg / 14.8 lb
Optional Accessories
FC-02i NiCd Battery Pack, FC-03i Second & Third RS-232C, FC-04i RS232C/Comparator Relays/Buzzer, FC-05i Remote Scale Connection, FC-09i Protective In-use Cover, CC:110 Carrying Case, RS-232 Cable, Printer, Remote SB Platform
Balances Scales CountingBrochure A&D Coin Counting Click Here To Download For More Info
AND CountingData Brief A&D Industrial Counting Download For Additional Specifications

Download the Instruction Manual for the FC-i Series (1.67MB) A&D Counting Scale
The instruction manual contains detail information regarding calibration, additional features and keypad functions.


Specification subject to change. Try to avoid oversizing your scale as you may be sacrificing resolution which is critical to the accuracy of your counts
.  To assist you in trying to correlate the weight of the parts your counting a standard #1 paper clips weighs approximately 0.4 grams or a nickel weighs 5.0 grams.  For weighing larger parts be sure to see the rest of the FC-i Series models .

Most models in stock and are shipped the same business day if placed by 1:00 PM EST

A&D FC-i/Si Series Counting Scales
Download the User Manual (2.0 MB)

(select the model & any of the options below and then click the "BUY HERE" image)

Options

FC-02i Rechargeable Battery Pack $403.00
FC-03i Second & Third RS-232C interface $220.00
FC-04i RS-232C/Comparator Relays/Buzzer $262.00
FC-05i Interface for Remote Scale (Up to 4 x 350 Loadcells) $138.00
FC-09i Protective In-Use cover $59.00
CC:110 FC-i Demo/Carrying / Storage Case $134.00
2 inch diameter non-skid foot (each) $16.00
AD-2844 Label Printer $995.00
AD-8121B Multi-Function Printer $850.00
RS232C cable for FC-i Counting Scale (9 pin to 9 pin cable) $40.00
RS-232 cable to 25 pin PC, cable length 6 ft. $47.00
USB to 9 pin RS-232 Converter for FCi Series $53.00
         Note:  FC-03i and FC-04i cannot co-exist

     
 

Most models in stock and are shipped the same business day if placed by 1:00 PM EST

Never bought a counting scale before?  How do they work?  What do people buy them for?  Learn here

Count Scale
Additional images below are of the FC5000i.  Many features of the FC500i are the same for the FC5000i.  The big difference is the FC-500i has a 8.1" x 6.0" weighing pan.
   
Electronic Counting Scale Money Counting Scale
Top View Side View
   
Piece Count Digital Count Scale
Bottom view Stainless steel weigh pan removed to show spider structure
   
Digital Parts Counting Counting Scales
Rear view Optional interfaces (RS-232 or Comparator Relay Outputs) are simple to install.
   
Inventory Control AND Parts Counting
FC-5000i counts marbles Optional NiCd Battery Pack slides into the rear of scale
   
Read more about the FC-i Series and see more images highlighting all the features of this unique high precision counting scale

Select from 9 Counting Scales to meet your specific weighing needs
Model

Capacity x Readability

Min Weight Pan Size Price
FC-500Si

500 g x 0.02 g
1 lb x 0.00005 lb

0.0001 g 5" x 5" $1348.00
FC-5000Si

5 kg x 0.2 g
10 lb x 0.0005 lb

0.001 g 6.5" x 6.5" $1348.00
FC-500i

500 g x 0.05 g
1 lb x 0.0001 lb

0.0005 g 8" x 6" $989.00
FC-1000i

1 kg x 0.1 g
2 lb x 0.0002 lb

0.001 g 8" x 6" $989.00
FC-2000i

2 kg x 0.2 g
5 lb x 0.0005 lb

0.002 g 11.8" x 11" $989.00
FC-5000i 5 kg x 0.5 g
10 lb x 0.001 lb
0.005 g 11.8" x 11" $989.00
FC-10Ki 10 kg x 1 g
20 lb x 0.002 lb
0.01 g 11.8" x 11" $989.00
FC-20Ki 20 kg x 2 g
50 lb x 0.005 lb
0.02 g 11.8" x 11" $989.00
FC-50Ki 50 kg x 5 g
100 lb x 0.01 lb
0.05 g 11.8" x 11" $989.00
 
Copyright © 1995 - 2016 Precision Weighing Balances, All Rights Reserved.
This site is owned and operated by Precision Weighing Balances who is an Authorized AND Weighing Dealer.

 

Disclaimer/Legal Information      Sitemap