Railroad Scale Has 270-ton capacity

July 31, 2015

These USA-made low-profile LPRA railroad track scales are engineered to stabilize shifting ballast resulting in weight errors and handle up to a 270-ton capacity. Installation is rapid, simple, and can be handled locally requiring usually only about two days.

Twenty different standard models are available from Cardinal Scale in different lengths and capacities to accommodate any combination of car length, and custom applications and configurations are also readily available.

  • Gross Capacity: 100 to 270 tons
  • Sectional Capacity: 100 to 180 tons
  • Rail Size: Designed for 115 lb rail (132 lb rail optional)
  • Platform width: 8 3/4 ft in low-profile design
  • Paint: UV-protected, anti-corrosion industrial tan powder paint
  • Wi-Fi and mobile app option