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Rice Lake VS-40 Dual Ramp Large Animal Scale

  • Two wheels for portability
  • Large dual ramp
  • Vacuum-formed, ribbed platform
  • Large 1-inch LCD display
  • Motiontrap™ movement compensation technology
  • Unit of measure toggle or locking
  • Communication via USB
  • Tare function
  • Hold function
  • Factory calibrated

Rice Lake VS-40 Large Dual Ramp Veterinary Scale

The Rice Lake VS-40 veterinary scale features a large dual ramp making it ideal for large animal weighing. This animal weighing scale features a heavy-duty frame and wide ramps to allow for easy, safe and fast animal weighing procedures. Two rubber wheels provide easy and quiet transportation of the scale if needed, which increases convenience at horse shows. Advanced movement compensation technology eliminates involuntary movements made during the weighing process ensuring exact weight information is provided.

1,000 × 0.2 lb (450 × 0.1 kg)

Platform Dimensions Without Ramps:
(W × L × H) 35.0 × 29.5 × 2.4 in

Platform Dimensions with Wheels and Ramps
(W × L × H) 34.2 × 63.7 × 3.7 in

9 VDC, provided by six AA alkaline batteries (included) or AC adapter (optional)

Battery Type:
Six AA alkaline (included)

Battery Use:
25 hours continuous use with batteries
Automatic power-off can be configured

Operating Temperature:
50 °F to 104 °F (10 °C to 40 °C)

Cable Length:
7 ft (2.1 m) cable between scale base and indicator

5-digit LCD display, 0.75 in (1.9 cm) digit height

c-Met, E113986

Two-year limited

  Inches Centimeters
A 63.8 162.0
B 49.3 125.3
C 32.7 83.1
D 32.9 83.6
E 3.9 9.8
F 2.6 6.7


Shipping Weight
L (in) W (in) H (in) Package Wgt. (lb) Dim Wgt. (lb) Shipping Wgt. (lb)
67.2 36 6 154 104 154

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Key Features of Animal Scales Email Veterinary and Small Animal Articles
The Importance of Animal Scale Calibration View Email Veterinary and Small Animal Articles

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Rice Lake VS-40 Vet Scale Catalog Page Download Email

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Part # Description List Price Cart
204407 Scale, Rice Lake VS-40 1000lb(450kg) x 0.2lb(100g) with (2) ramps includes 6 AA size Alkaline batteries

List Price: $2,095.00


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133077 Power Supply,+9.0V Wall rated input voltage 100-240VAC, Operating range 50/60Hz, rated input frequency 0.3A max, UL approved

List Price: $25.00

102508 Adapter,220VAC AC Healthweigh 9VDC 500MA

List Price: $30.00

81076 Printer,Tape TM-U220D RS232 Serial, Universal Power Supply, US Power Cord Epson

List Price: $445.00

186830 Cable Assembly, RS-232 Scale to Printer, 6ft, 25-pin D-Sub male to RJ-45

List Price: $69.00

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