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-- 100+ Years of Sustained Accuracy --

NOW:  UP TO 4 DISPLAYS AVAILABLE in choice of high intensity RED or GREEN
NOW:  Specify 1, 2, 3, or 4 displays with any Pennsylvania baggage scale-- ideal for situations where a single platform is shared between two check-in stations.  Additional displays can be added to most existing units in the field if repurposed in another area of the terminal or installed for temporary check-in stations.  This would provide a separate display-- WITH or WITHOUT buttons-- for (2) agents and (2) customer displays when shared. 

Choose FLUSH MOUNT with SS bezel with buttons ZERO/UNITS/PRINT for agent side or WITHOUT buttons.  Most popular configuration is shown at (R) -- ideal for front/back or inside the face of the bagwell.  Standard GREEN LED's or specify high intensity RED LED displays:
Displays can be changed or added at any time without affecting the metrological sealing of the scale, a feature unique to Pennsylvania Scale products.
Airline Baggage Scales M64 (USA) and C64 (Canada)
 Airports throughout the world are finding the rugged simplicity and long life of Pennsylvania Scale industrial products are ideal in the hard knock life of weighing airline baggage. Architects and designers appreciate our responsive customer service and clean designs.  Airports and Gate Supervisors appreciate the rugged construction and sustained accuracy as well as compliance with local Weights and Measures regulations.  Due to the increased emphasis on baggage weighing for weight and balance purposes plus charging for excess baggage weight, there is a renewed emphasis by the FAA and local Weights and Measures agencies for approved scales. 
  • Package includes single or dual displays; customize with up to 4 displays and extended cable lengths; weatherproof models for Curbside Check-In and portable units for Gate applications or weighing passengers.
  • Suitable for Commercial Applications (NTEP and Canada Weights and Measures)
  • Field proven design for long life and sustained accuracy in hard use applications
  • 12 guage SS top plate - outlasts the competition
  • Standard sizes of 18 x 24" and 24 x 24", custom sizes up to 30 x 30" available
  • Full subframe installs easily in a wide variety of bagwell configurations
  • Simplified load cell design outperforms planar beams in the 'real world'
  • Uses universal PLUS+ Series Main Board-- easily serviced in the field
  • 1:5000 displayed resolution provides improved accuracy
  • Two Year Limited Warranty
  • Display of weight in single weight unit or Lbs/Kgs
  • Standard programmable data output for communication to printers and other systems
  • Fast deliveries possible
  • Highly competitive pricing


Pennsylvania Scales are widely used by municipalities, Airport Authorities, and commercial Airlines for the purpose of baggage check-in; our reputation for rugged reliability and no-nonsense support is spreading rapidly in the airport business.  Major users include (but are not limited to) USAirways Pittsburgh; Miami International Airport (all terminals); Alaska Airlines; Cancun, the Dominican Republic, Amtrak, and many other installations at major airports and terminals worldwide.

Links to Technical Information, Manuals, PDF of Literature:

Click Here for -- Technical Service Manual
Click Here for -- PDF of M64 Brochure
Click Here for -- PDF of Dimensional Drawing, Standard 24 x 24" showing Cutouts for Displays openings
Alternate display options available at no extra cost (SS bezel mount is standard unless otherwise specified):
Choose from 3 display options:  SS Flush Mount (standard for both Agent and Passenger side with/without buttons for ZERO/UNITS/PRINT), Desk/Wall mount ideal for behind counter on Agent side, or Minitower.   Standard cable lengths of 10' can be customized as long as 40' from the main platform unit.  Single, Double, or as many as (4) displays can connect to one scale platform-- any/all with or without buttons.

Electronics Conversion PACKAGE includes everything needed to convert existing platforms to reliable Pennsylvania Scale display system:

  • Single or Dual displays with or without Buttons - NOW:  UP TO (4) FOUR DISPLAYS
  • Main Board enclosed in aluminum enclosure, sealable for Weights and Measures requirements-- mounts under cabinet
  • Compatible with most strain-guage based existing platforms
  • Convenient installation, easy calibration-- sustained accuracy
  • Great way to update existing platforms with problematic electronics
  • Contact Factory for pricing and specifications




ALSO AVAILABLE various configurations of Platforms, Wheels, Columns, and Displays for weighing passengers at Check-In, Carry-on Baggage, or for Temporary set-up at Gates:

  • Available locking casters for portable applications
  • Various columns with or without AC/DC operation = temporary or shared gates
  • Easily converted to permanent installations
  • NTEP and Canada Weights and Measures approved for Commercial applications
  • Contact Factory
  • Larger platforms with SS covers as large as 48 x 60" and other requirements by special order



The M64 series Airline Baggage Scales are ideal for many counter and bagwell configurations; shown here at Miami International Airport, USA.  Many other installations include the Dominican Republic, Chile, Colombia, Cancun, Mexico City, Lima Peru, and all of Alaska Airlines/HorizonAir counters, many airports in Canada, and many more locations all over the world!  Some of the original units installed in 1991 at USAirways at Pittsburgh Internationa Airport are still in use-- outliving 2 generations of competitor units!



Our scales are in use world wide in tourist destinations like (3) airports in the Dominican Republic; Lima, Peru, Bogota, and many other abusive demanding applications-- too many to list! 



M64 displays installed at temporary Check-in counters at MIA, November 2009; the scales were specified so that when permanent counters are ready, they can be re-installed quickly in the new location.  New counters are being furnished with cutouts to accept the standard displays.  Displays do not affect the metrological performance of the scales.  Up to (4) displays can be used and extras can be added at any time. 




View of part of the new terminal at Cancun, Mexico-- project completed August 2007; all Pennsylvania baggage scales!  Photo courtesy of Ms. Valerie Ribaro.


 JetBlue check-in station, customer side, at JFK International Airport, Terminal 5-- installed September 2008.  These scales have provided continuous service without any need for maintenance or calibration since they were installed.



Terminal 5 at JFK-- from Agent side.  Larger platforms are available at custom sizes... or our electronic packages can be retrofitted to existing platforms where previous instrumentation needs to be replaced.  Photo courtesy of Ms. Valerie Robaro.


Heavy Duty PLATFORM SCALES for weighing Cargo, Cargo Containers, Pups, and other purposes such as Air Freight stations, Freight Reweigh applications, and more:

  • Wide range of sizes, capacities, and features customized to application
  • Custom sizes available at standard pricing (Contact Factory)
  • Optional Loading Ramps, Pit Frames, Pit Surrounds, and Anchor Plates


Super strong and extra versatile-- the 6600 Floor Scale system is available in standard and custom sizes from 24 x 24" all the way up to 12 x 120" and in capacities 500 lbs to 40,000 lbs.  A wide range of mounting options and accessories can be ordered for any environment or loading situation.  Designed fro ON FLOOR, IN-FLOOR (with pit frame or pit formed on site), or PORTABLE applications.