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  • Solar-operated; never requires batteries
  • 30 lb. capacity; reads 30 lb. x 0.01 lb. and 15 kg x 0.01 kg
  • Legal for trade ensures extreme accuracy
  • Stainless steel pan makes for quick and easy cleaning
  • Can be used indoors and outdoors
UPC Code: 809161194401

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Make the switch to a digital display scale with the Cardinal Detecto SCS30 30 lb. solar powered hanging scale!

This Cardinal Detecto SCS30 30 lb. solar powered hanging scale is the perfect addition to your grocery store, roadside produce stand, hardware store, or farmers market! A solar powered unit means you'll never have to change any batteries, which makes this scale both cost-efficient and, since it has no buttons to press, very user-friendly. The digital display instantly gives an accurate weight and is much easier to read than a traditional dial scale.

  • NTEP Approved

    NTEP Approved

    This item meets all government standards and requirements as set by the National Institute of Standards and Technology for scales and other weighing equipment.

Large Digital Display

Dial scales are a thing of the past! Digital displays are more technologically advanced and appeal to shoppers because they work instantly and are easy to read. The display on this scale is 1" high and its LCD digits can be seen at a distance. For even more convenience, this scale doesn't require calibration on a regular basis like a traditional dial scale. Simple one button operation allows you to switch from kg. to lb., or to zero the scale. The screen clearly shows what function you are currently using and also displays the solar charge status.

Legal For Trade

The Cardinal Detecto SCS30 scale is legal for trade, meaning that your staff can calculate the purchasing price based on weight. This way, you'll be able to adjust the prices of your produce, meat, or deli items in accordance to the greater market price, ensuring that you'll never lose value or money. Plus, your customers will be assured that they're being charged fairly.

Accurate Readings

With the ability to read in either kilograms or pounds, this scale delivers pinpoint readings from 30 lb. x 0.01 lb. and 15 kg x 0.01 kg.

Stainless Steel Pan

The stainless steel pan has 3 drainage holes and wipes clean with ease - an important factor in any commercial location where food is being handled all day every day.

30 lb. Capacity

With a strong 30 lb. weight capacity, you can weigh a versatile selection of products - making applications for this unit virtually limitless!


This scale comes equipped with a bow and 2 industrial-grade steel S hooks so you can install it right away!

Solar Powered

No batteries are required with this hanging scale, making it a perfect choice for your sunny roadside stand or farmer's market!

Customer Q&A Ask a Question

Does this solar-powered scale require any special lighting?
To operate at its peak performance, this scale requires a minimum of 400 lux and should not be used in direct sunlight. To achieve optimal results, use this scale in direct light indoors or indirect light outdoors.
How can I contact Detecto if I need technical support for the item I purchased?
If you need assistance with your Detecto item, you can contact their technical support team by calling (800) 641-2008, emailing [email protected], or going to their website and chatting with a live technician online. Detecto hours of operation are 5:00 am to 7:00 pm CST. If you need to contact Detecto after hours, you can leave a voicemail message, or send an email.

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Overall Dimensions:
  • Pan Depth: 4 7/16 Inches
  • Pan Diameter: 13 11/16 Inches
  • Dial Diameter: 8 13/16 Inches
  • Height: 32 Inches
  • Capacity: 30 lb.

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