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  • What Does Legal-For-Trade Mean?

    December 17, 2018

    Legal-for-Trade scales are intended for commercial use applications. They are used when a product is sold by weight. Listed below are some examples where a Legal-for-Trade scale may be needed for commercial weighing: Determination of mass for commercial transactions Determination of mass for the calculation of a toll, tariff, tax, bonus, penalty, remuneration, indemnity or […]

  • A Customized Drum Filling System

    November 19, 2018

      A premier producer of cemented carbide, diamond and cubic boron nitride products contacted GRM to engineer a complex drum filling system. A process was planned to have powder sifted through screens to categorize it by size into the appropriate drum. They needed a method of process control where an operator would not be required […]

  • Rentals!

    October 10, 2018

    We’re heading into peak season for rental scales! With that in mind, be sure to pre-order your scales. So, how do you know if you need to rent or purchase a scale? Below we have determined reasons you would rent. Inventory counts are periodically performed There’s a specialty or one-time weighing requirement The primary scale […]

  • [Guide] Visual Scope of Services

    [Guide] Visual Scope of Services

    October 2, 2017

    With the largest scope of capabilities in the state of Michigan, Grand Rapids Metrology is a “one-stop shop” for calibration services. This document is a visual guide to all scale and metrology equipment Grand Rapids Metrology is NIST and A2LA accredited to service. Click to view our Visual Scope of Services. Contact our experts to more information […]