Weights and Measures Regulations (C.R.C., c. 1605)

Regulations are current to 2016-05-12 and last amended on 2014-08-01. Previous Versions

 The limits of error set out in the following table apply to all weights of 100 grams or over that are in multiples or submultiples of the gram and are for use with a device designed to weigh precious metals and other commodities of comparable value:

TABLE

ItemColumn IAcceptance Limits of ErrorIn-Service Limits of Error
Column IIColumn IIIColumn IV
Marked WeightOver Marked WeightOver Marked WeightUnder Marked Weight
GramsMilligramsMilligramsMilligrams
1100505025
2200757538
350013013065
Kilograms
41200200100
52290290145
65420420210
710520520260
820600600300
950680680340
  • SOR/89-570, s. 6(F).

 The limits of error set out in the following table apply to all weights that are in multiples of the troy ounce:

TABLE

ItemColumn IAcceptance Limits of ErrorIn-Service Limits of Error
Column IIColumn IIIColumn IV
Marked WeightOver Marked WeightOver Marked WeightUnder Marked Weight
Troy OuncesGrainsGrainsGrains
110.40.40.2
220.60.60.3
330.80.80.4
45110.5
5101.51.50.8
620221
730331.5
850442
9100663
10200773.5
11300884
12500994.5
131,000101010
  • SOR/89-570, s. 6(F).
 
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