Electronic Scales for Dry Food Processing

The new scale provides an IIoT-ready connection.


Hardy Process Solutions (San Diego, CA) offers their E-Scale Bench scale series that can connect to Rockwell Automation’s Connected Enterprise with an IIoT-ready scale base. Additional features include:

  • An integrated weight processor for direct connection via EtherNet/IP, Profibus-DP or Modbus protocols.
  • Applications can include piece count and portion control, minor ingredients, machine filling and dispensing and conveyer weighing.
  • A built-in interface for direct connection to a PLC, PAC, DCS or PC.
  • Integrated weight processing and communications.  
  • The ability to power up to 20 scales daisy chained up to 50’ without the need for additional power, routers or network switches.
  • Standard sizes of 12” x 12” and 24” x 24” in capacities from 33 to 1,300 lbs.