Weighing instruments are used throughout various industries, including manufacturing, health care and lab studies. Over time, regular usage and external factors such as movement, vibrations and even gravitational force can cause the balance and scale in the weighing instrument to lose its accuracy and require recalibration.

The Importance of Regular Calibration

Regular calibration, or the quantitative comparison of a measured value and the true value, is the only way to ensure that the weighing results of an instrument are accurate. Because weighing instruments can be used for everything from monetary transfer to legal measurements, regular calibration is essential for all devices. Failure to accurately calibrate a weighing instrument can result in:

  • Inaccurate or irregular product weight
  • Inferior product
  • Loss of material
  • Loss of profit
  • Damaged business reputation

MicronPA is an accredited balance calibration lab offering calibration services for a variety of weighing instruments. When you partner with us, you gain access to services that will help you save money, avoid waste, comply with audits, and cultivate and maintain a solid reputation for exacting accuracy.

Our NIST-Traceable Balance and Scale Calibration Capabilities

MicronPA has a full-service lab located in York, PA, as well as a mobile lab based in Virginia Beach, VA. We offer balance and scale calibration services to businesses located in Pennsylvania, Virginia, the D.C. Metro area and Maryland.

  • Analytical Balances
  • Counting Scales
  • Bench Top Scales
  • Floor Scales
  • Shipping Scales
  • Industrial Scales

Depending on your needs, you can have your services performed at either of our locations or at your facility. For your convenience, we also offer pick-up and delivery options.

Because weighing instruments can be critical to your business, we offer a turnaround time of less than one week. If you need your industrial scale calibration completed any sooner, we also offer rush services.

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MicronPA’s Accreditation and Certificates

MicronPA has over 20 years of experience providing expert scale repair and calibration services. Our business has received accreditation through the American Association for Laboratory Accreditation (A2LA) to ISO/IEC 17025:2017 and ANSI/NCSL Z540-1-1994. Additionally, all of our procedures follow ANSI, ASME, ASTM and NAVAIR, which are all monitored by A2LA auditors.

Our skilled technicians follow the highest quality management standards, keep up with the latest technology and undergo extensive ongoing training.

MicronPA also offers both hard copy and secure web certificates so you can feel even more confident in your calibration service. These certificates include key information such as the date of the calibration, the next calibration’s due date, a detailed instrument description and the calibration status (pass, fail or adjusted).

Request a Balance and Scale Calibration Quote

At MicronPA, before we begin calibrating your balance or industrial scale, we first work with you to understand your needs and requirements. We are proud to be able to offer you personalized services as well as competitive pricing. MicronPA is always transparent with pricing so you know upfront what your final cost will be. Your weighing instrument will be calibrated at your preferred location for accurate and trustworthy results followed by a quick return to service.

To request a free quote, simply fill out our online form. We will be in touch shortly regarding your balance and scale calibration.

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