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Specifications Relating to Non-automatic Weighing Devices (1998)

Version of section 45 from 2006-03-22 to 2008-08-05:

 A weighing device with a digital indicating element shall permit zeroing, taring or the printing of weight values only when the weight indication is stable within

  • (a) ± 3 verification scale intervals, in the case of a device with a maximum capacity of more than 2 000 kg (5,000 lb.); and

  • (b) ± 1 verification scale interval, in the case of all other weighing devices.

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