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Detecto 6855 High Capacity Handrail Scale

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SKU : 490
MPN : 6855
Includes: A standard serial port for data output to a printer or a PC-based EMR software program.
  • Capacity: 600 lbs (270 kg)
  • 600 lb (270 kg) weight capacity
  • Unit conversion for lbs/kg
  • Battery powered 6 AA batteries (not included) or AC adapter (not inlcuded)
  • BMI calculator
  • Lock/Release key for viewing weight after the patient steps away from the scale
  • Extra-large, 0.75 inch high digits on an easy-to-read LCD display
  • Heavy steel construction for durability
  • Made in USA of American and foreign components
  • 750 Weight Indicator Display
  • Extra-large, 0.75 inch high digits on an easy-to-read LCD display
  • OIML certified
  • BMI calculation
  • Compact design
  • Uses either 6 AA batteries or AC adapter (optional)
  • Easy to remove from the scale for battery replacement
  • Lock/Release key
  • Units conversion for LBS or KG
  • Made in USA of American and foreign components

The Detecto 6855 High Capacity Handrail Scale, with a capacity of 600 lbs, designed specifically with its heavy steel construction for obese and unsteady patients, making it ideal for hospitals, long term care facilities, clinics, nursing homes, rehab centers and more. The Detecto 6855 Handrail Scale features an 18" X 14" low profile platform with non-skid surface and sturdy extra strength, wrap-around tubular stainless steel handrails with padded grips for added patient stability. The Detecto High Capacity Handrail Scale offers a highly accurate digital weight display with Body Mass Index and unit conversion from pounds to kilograms as well as an extra large 0.75" LCD weight display that can easily be read from either side of the platform. The Detecto 6855 features a lock / release key for viewing weight after the patient has stepped away from the scale and offers large, heavy duty rubber wheels, allowing the scale to be tipped back for easy transport. The Detecto Handrail Scale is conveniently powered by 6 AA batteries or an AC adapter (neither included). The Detecto 6855 is proudly made in the USA of American and foreign components.

Detecto's 750 digital weight indicator display features an easy-to-use keypad and extra-large display perfect for patient weighing and viewing by the attending nurse, physician, or patient. The weight display is EMR/EHR ready with the RS232 serial port for electronic medical record keeping.

Manufacturer Detecto / Cardinal Scale
Custom Specifications
Capacity600 lbs (270 kg)
Graduation0.2 lbs (0.1 kg)
Platform Dimensions18" x 14" x 2" LxWxH
Power(6) AA Batteries (Not Included) or AC Adapter (Not Included)
Shipping Weight70 lbs (32 kg)
Unit of Measure (UOM) EA
Dimensions 43.5"H x 29.5" W x 19"D
Capacity 600 lbs./ 270 kg
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