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Weights and Measures Regulations

Version of section 196 from 2006-03-22 to 2017-02-12:

 The load discrimination of a machine equipped with a self-indicating or semi-self-indicating means of registration of either the analogue or the digital type shall be such that for the purpose of determining compliance with the acceptance limits of error or in-service limits of error for the machine and at any load from zero to maximum capacity, the addition to or removal from the load-receiving element of a weight corresponding to 1.4 times the value of the minimum increment of registration shall cause a change in registration equal to or greater than the value of the minimum increment of registration.

  • SOR/89-570, s. 6(F)
  • SOR/90-118, s. 26

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