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Adam Equipment Highland HCB153 portable scale is truly a unique digital scale rattling the scales industry and having other scale manufacturers running. Highland offers so many features, value at an affordable price. Adam's HCB153 offers 150 grams weighing capacity with readability to 0.005 gram. What makes the Adam Highland so unique is the scale comes with both the RS-232 and USB interface as standard equipment. Competitor models like the Ohaus Scout, A&D EJ Series, Acculab Vicon and Sartorius AY scales gouge you by making you purchase their optional RS-232 or USB module for $69 or more. You have to pick either RS-232 or USB with the competition but with Highland you get BOTH RS-232 and USB interfaces. To make things better the HCB153 comes with both the RS-232 and USB cable. One thing the HCB doesn't come with is the data communication software but you can buy AdamDU data collection software or WinWedge balance communication software.

Adam HCB153 also has HandiCal™ - mechanical internal calibration with built in mass can be locked so only you calibrate the scale when you want to. The built in weight allows for quick and easy calibrations allowing you more time for weighing tasks. HandiCal™ internal calibration weight provides reliable readings time after time.

Adam Equipment’s Highland digital scales have what it takes for basic lab work, field use and various industrial applications. They feature multiple weighing units, RS-232 and USB interfaces, rechargeable battery pack and AC operation, capacity tracker, adjustable feet and level, lock down and more. Density and specific gravity determination are easy with the below balance weighing feature, and the removable draft shield eliminates wind disturbances outdoors or in drafty environments. ShockProtect™ overload protection keeps the performance of the Highland safe and secure, and the Three-point ShockProtect™ can with stand up to 200kg of weight without damaging the weighing mechanism.

HCB Highlights:

  • Removable draft shield
  • 15 weighing units
  • Zero Tracking
  • Backlit LCD display
  • Capacity tracker
  • ShockProtect™ overload three-point protection
  • Can be stacked for storage
  • Lock down mounting slot for Kensington™ type lock
  • Stainless steel pan
  • Non-slip adjustable leveling feet
  • Below balance weighing with hanger
  • Easy access to the rechargeable battery
  • Color coded, sealed keypad
  • Dual tare keys
  • RS-232 and USB interface
  • Handical™ manual internal calibration with built-in mass
  • External calibration
  • Auto power off
  • Full range tare
  • Low battery indication
  • AC Adapter
  • 2 year Manufacture Warranty

Applications:

  • Parts counting
  • Percentage weighing
  • Density determination
  • Check weighing
  • Below balance weighing
Built in security slot accommodates a standard Kensington™ type lock and cable to keep your balance where you want it. Smart housing design lets you safely stack Highland balance on top of each other for convenient storage and transportation.

Adam Equipment HCB153 is a low cost milligram scale since it's weigh sensor is built using strain gauge technology. The strain gauge can give you good weighing results for weighing static loads, but can drift much more due to temperature variations caused by excitation energy used with a load cell strain gauge weigh sensor. Typically if you trickle say like table salt in small quantities to the weighing platform the auto tracking software thinks it is drift in the loadcell verses actually weight added to the weighing pan and the weighing results don't change. You'll get better performance, linearity and repeatability with an electromagnetic weigh sensor like those found in the Adam PGW253e, A&D FX-120i or Scientech ZSP150 but this weigh sensor design cost more money. 

Watch our videos here so you know what to expect in a strain gauge loadcell vs electromagnetic force restoration. and our other video magnetic force restoration balance verses strain gauge digital scale. If you're on a tight budget and your weighing results aren't for a super critical application then the AE HCB153 might be your best choice. Another 0.005g strain gauge digital scale is My Weigh i101 (100g x 0.005g) priced under $150

More Adam Equipment HCB series scales can be found here.

Adam Equipment HCB153 battery powered scale

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Brand Model Capacity Readability
Adam Equipment HCB153 battery powered scale 150 g 0.005 g
Modes
Add. Features
  • Carats
  • Grains
  • Milligrams
  • Pounds
  • Ounces
  • Pennyweight
  • Grams
  • Troy Ounces
  • KiloGrams
  • Parts Counting
  • RS-232c
  • Internal Calibration
  • USB
Comparable Scales

Ohaus milligram scale AV213 - $1294.55

Other Brands EPB-103 Milligram Scale - $234.88

Adam Equipment PGW 153e laboratory balance - $726.25

Sartorius ENTRIS323-1S chemical weighing - $945.00

A&D FX-300i milligram balance - $699.99

Sartorius Practum 213-1S milligram balance - $1120.00

My Weigh i101 Precision Scale - $134.50

Adam Equipment PGL303 milligram scale - $684.75

Sartorius Milligram balance ENTRIS153-1S - $810.00

A&D FX-200i Ammo Reloading Scale - $679.99

Other Brands 100 Gram Class 1 Calibration Weight - $128.00

A&D FX-120i reloading scales - $659.99

Ohaus EX223 milligram lab balance - $2648.60

Other Brands EPB-203 Milligram Science Scale - $299.88

Sartorius Quintix 213-1S milligram scale - $1508.75

Ohaus PA153 Milligram Scale - $803.25

A&D FZ200i internal cal scale - $1092.00

A&D FZ120iWP Milligram Washdown Scale - $1378.50

A&D FX120iN NTEP Class 2 approved scale - $757.50

A&D FX200iN NTEP Approved Legal For Trade - $791.25
MSRP: $345.00
YOU PAY $276.00
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Highland Portable Precision Balances
Adam Lab HCB153 Portable Precision Balances
$276.00
$17.50
Laboratory Balance User Manual Click To Download Operating Instructions
Click To Download HCB Portable Precision Balance Brochure
Click To Download Warranty Information for HCB Series


See how the Adam HCB123 strain gauge scale performs against
the Sartorius GD503 electromagnetic force restoration balance.

Adam Lab HCB Series Portable Precision Balances

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

   Mass Weights Calibration Set Calibration Weights Weighing Mass

Optional Calibration weights
50g ASTM Class 1 (± 0.12mg) with NVLAP Cert $115.00
100g ASTM Class 2 (± 0.50 mg) with NO Cert $63.00
100g ASTM Class 1 (± 0.25 mg) with NVLAP Cert $128.00
1mg-100g 21 Piece Class 1 Weight Set with NVLAP Cert $1955.00
9 pc. Weight Set (100 g - 1 g) Class 1 with NVLAP $1042.00
Cal-Paks 50g, 5g, and 200mg Class 1 with NVLAP $281.00
Cal-Paks 100g, 10g, and 200mg Class 1 with NVLAP $337.00
Cal-Paks 100g, 10g, 2g Class 1 with NVLAP $355.00

HandiCal internal calibration with built in mass can be locked so only you calibrate the balance when you want to. The built in weight allows for quick and easy calibrations allowing you more time for weighing tasks.

Built in security slot accommodates a standard Kensington type lock and cable to keep your balance where you want it.

Stackable digital scales Three-point ShockProtect protection designed for the ultimate in performance reliability. With ShockProtect your balance can with stand up to 200kg of weight without damaging the weighing mechanism.

Both USB and RS-232 interfaces give you complete communication flexibility.

Smart housing design lets you safely stack Highland balance on top of each other for convenient storage and transportation.

Backlit display
^^ Highland scale shown with no draft shield. ^^
Backlit display USB scale interface balance protection
Backlit display USB and
RS232 Interface
ShockProtect protection
Bright backlit display with capacity tracker to clearly show readings. Both a USB and RS232 bidirectional interface included for easy connection to computers and printers. Unique patented protection helps safeguard the balance from overloads.

Select from 8 Adam Lab Precision Balances
to meet your weighing needs.
Model Cap x Read Pan Size Draft Guard Calibration Price
HCB123 120 g x 0.001 g Ø 4.7" Yes ext. / int. $340.00
HCB153 150 g x 0.005 g Ø 4.7" Yes ext. / int. $276.00
HCB302 300 g x 0.01 g Ø 4.7" Yes ext. / int. $276.00
HCB602H 600 g x 0.01 g Ø 4.7" Yes ext. / int. $329.00
HCB602 600 g x 0.02 g Ø 4.7" Yes ext. / int. $276.00
HCB1002 1000 g x 0.01 g Ø 4.7" Yes ext. / int. $385.00
HCB1502 1500 g x 0.05 g Ø 4.7" Yes ext. / int. $276.00
HCB3001 3000 g x 0.1 g Ø 4.7" Yes ext. / int. $276.00

 
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