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Handy Balance for Higher Loads

Part#: HCB Series
Supplier: KERN
Calibration Certificate: available on request

If you are looking for a hanging scale ideally suited for determining the weight quickly when loading and unloading fish, game, fruits, bicycle parts, suitcases etc., this KERN digital scale (HCB series) will be the right choice for you. Featuring a stainless steel construction, data hold function and adjusting program (CAL) for quick setting of the scale’s accuracy,  the HCB hanging scale offers instant weight measurements up to 1000 kg, with greater accuracy.


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  • Ideal for rapid checking in goods receiving and shipping
  • Adjusting program (CAL): For quick setting of the balance’s accuracy. External adjusting weight required.
  • Also essential in the private sector for determining the weight of fish, game, fruits, bicycle parts, suitcases etc.
  • Data hold function: For easy reading of the weight, the display can be "frozen" in different ways. Either automatically when the weighing value remains unchanged or manually by pressing the Hold key.
  • Vibration-free weighing: (Animal weighing program) Vibrations are filtered out so that a stable weight is obtained.
  • Peak load display (peak hold), measuring frequency 5 Hz
    HCB with [Max] ≥ 0,5 t: Reinforced version for heavy loads.
  • Stainless steel: the balance is protected against corrosion.
  • Snap link and Hook not included


  • Display: Digit height 12 mm
  • Data hold function
  • HCB with [Max]  0,5 t: Reinforced version for heavy loads.
    Snap link and hook not included
  • Operating time: 300 h
  • Stabilization time: 2s
  • Warm-up time: 10 min
  • Units: kg, lb, N
  • Auto off: 3 min
  • Maximum operating temperature: 35 °C
  • Minimum ambient temperature: 5 °C
  • Ambient humidity (max): 80 %
  • Casing material: Plastic , Stainlees steel (depending on model)
  • Housing material: steel
  • Hook and carbine material:Stainless steel
  • Suspension material: Stainless steel
  • Ready for use: Batteries included 3 x 1.5 V AA, operating time up to 300 h


HCB 20K10
HCB 20K50
HCB 50K20
HCB 50K100
HCB 99K50
HCB 100K200
HCB 200K100
HCB 200K500
HCB 0.5T-3
HCB 1T-3
Capacity 20 kg  20 kg  50 kg  50 kg  99 kg 100 kg  200 kg  200 kg  500 kg 1 to
Resolution 10 g  50 g  20 g  100 g  50 g 200 g  100 g  500 g  1 kg 2 kg
Taring range (subtractive) 20 kg  20 kg  50 kg  20 kg  20 kg 50 kg  200 kg  200 kg  500 kg 1 to
Reproducibility 10 g  50 g  20 g  100 g  50 g 200 g  100 g  500 g  1 kg 2 kg
Linearity ±20 g ±100 g
 ±40 g  ±200 g  ±100 g ±400 g  ± 200 g  ± 1000 g  ±1 kg ± 4 kg

Available accesories:

  • Snap link (stainless steel) with safety catch, aperture approx. 15 mm, standard, can be retrofitted
    (only for models with Weighing range [Max] ≤ 200 kg)
  • Hook (stainless steel) standard, aperture approx. 25 mm, can be reordered, KERN HCB-A02

Ordering info

SKUDescription Capacity ResolutionIn Stock
HCB 0.5T-3Hanging Scale 500kg 1kg 0
HCB 100K200Hanging Scale 100kg 200g 0
HCB 1T-3Hanging Scale 1000kg 2kg 0
HCB 200K100Hanging Scale 200 100g 0
HCB 20K10Hanging Scale 20kg 10g 0
HCB 50K20Hanging Scale 50kg 20g 0
HCB 99K50Hanging Scale 99kg 50g 0

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