This website uses cookies to ensure proper functionality of the shopping cart and checkout progress. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to the use of cookies. Close

Balance and Weighing Scale Specialists

Call Durban Office: 031 564 8755

Call Cape Town Office: 021 982 0928

Balances And Scales - South Africa

Call Durban Office: 031 564 8755

Call Capetown Office: 021 982 0928

Compact Balances

Compact, portable and convenient, compact balances are essential weighing machines for conducting simple weighing tasks. Perfect for schools, compact balances can be used alongside other science equipment for classroom experiments where weight or mass measurement is required.

Compact balances are highly affordable scales that are typically easy to use, and can be easily stored and stacked away in supply cupboards until required. They feature tough, durable housing that can withstand spills and accidental damage.

For more information about our extensive range of compact scales and balances, please contact us - We are happy to recommend the best scale for your needs.

List  Grid 

Set Descending Direction
  1. star 1 selected - rating 5star 2 selected - rating 5star 3 selected - rating 5star 4 selected - rating 5star 5 selected - rating 5
    Max Capacity Range
    500g to 3000g
    Readability Range
    0.1g to 1g

    The CB is a compact portable scale which is ideally suited to entry-level weighing applications in schools, labs and field experiments. It is small, affordable and easy to use.

  2. Max Capacity Range
    200g to 5000g
    Readability Range
    0.01g to 1g

    Adam CQT Core Portable Precision Balance offers exceptional value for money. Tough, durable ABS housing is designed to withstand field, school classroom and laboratory environments, while being easy to clean and protected from accidental spills. With built-in ShockProtect™ protection Core balances can handle excessive overloads without a problem.

  3. Max Capacity Range
    200g to 5000g
    Readability Range
    0.1g to 2g

    Adam Equipment's DCT Dune portable compact scale offers exceptional value for money. With its alternative battery operation, splash-proof keypad, and sturdy plastic construction throughout, the DCT delivers accurate readings in field, classroom, workplace or lab, a truly versatile and portable product.

Scales Search

Compact Balances Help

Q: What are compact balances used for?

A: Compact balances are perfectly suited to school environments as they have been designed to take up minimal space on a classroom table or bench; these portable scales and balances are often used for entry-level weighing. Their compact size makes them easy to stack and store away in classroom storage cupboards or science prep rooms when not in use.

How would you rate this page?
Looking for lab scales?