We received this note from a reputable scale manufacturer this week and thought we would post the information.
There are several $100 range counting scales currently in the market place, typically these products are for sale on material handling company websites or auction sites. The problem is their AD is only 10 bit. This is a less than a $1 component used only in kitchen and bathroom scales. It is like selling a $10 kitchen scale and put counting software on it with a bigger casing and have the display showing 30,000 divisions and sell for $100. No wonder why this is SO CHEAP. Good for counting apples and oranges only. Continue reading