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Highland® Approved Portable Precision Balances-HCB 3001aM

d=0.5g e=0.5g
Pan Size
4.7" / 120mm ø
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Highland approved portable precision balances contain practical features that simplify legal-for-trade measurement, lab work, field testing, and commercial use. NTEP-approved balances are ideal for jewelers, chemists and pharmacists, as well as for use in other commercial applications.
Warranty 3 years


  • WeighingWeighing
  • Parts countingParts counting
  • Percentage weighingPercentage weighing
  • AccumulationAccumulation


  • Backlit DisplayBacklit Display
  • EC Type ApprovalEC Type Approval
  • TareTare
  • Battery PowerBattery Power
  • RS-232RS-232
  • External CalibrationExternal Calibration
  • DateDate
  • TimeTime
  • Security LockSecurity Lock
  • Multiple Weighing unitsMultiple Weighing units
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Highland approved portable precision balances are packed with features and meet Class II requirements for use in retail applications. Readings are provided in carats, grams, or kilograms. The Highland includes RS-232 and USB interfaces, rechargeable battery and AC operation, capacity tracker, adjustable feet and level, lockdown capability and more. The Highland's innovative design features a removable draft shield to minimize the effects of drafts. ShockProtect® helps prevent overloads to maintain smooth, uncompromised performance. With built-in applications for parts counting, percentage weighing and totalization / accumulation, the NTEP-approved Highland is an outstanding value for legal-for-trade applications.

Features and Benefits

  • Vivid, backlit LCD easily visible in any lighting conditions
  • Programmable backlight can be set to "always on," "always off" or "light only when weighing"
  • Capacity tracker built into display for easily monitoring possible overloads
  • Balances stack efficiently and safely to save space (120mm pan size only)
  • Color-coded keys facilitate quick recognition of the most frequently used buttons
  • Dual tare keys operate with either the left or right hand
  • Level indicator and adjustable feet ensure proper balance setup for optimum weighing results
  • Large, grade 304 stainless steel pan allows swift cleaning
  • Solid ABS housing is durable for industrial use
  • Three-point ShockProtect feature helps prevent overload damage to internal components
  • USB and RS-232 interfaces provide speedy communication with computers and printers
  • AC adapter included
  • Rechargeable battery included for operation almost anywhere
  • Programmable auto power-off to save energy
  • Audible overload alarm warns when capacity is exceeded
  • Selectable digital filtering helps minimize effects of vibration and disturbances
  • Parts counting with preset sample sizes
  • Memory accumulation totals results
  • Zero-tracking feature ensures display returns to zero reading
  • Security slot for optional lock and cable to help prevent theft
  • A 3-year warranty means quality assured for years of use.

Technical specification


HCB 3001aM

UPC: 840886101459


  • Capacity
    • 3000g
  • Readability
    • d=0.5g e=0.5g
  • Repeatability
    • 1g
  • Linearity
    • 1g

General Specifications

  • Pan size
    • 4.7" / 120mm ø
  • Weighing Units
    • ct, g, GN, kg, lb, oz, ozt
  • Stabilisation Time
    • 2
  • Interface
    • RS-232/USB
  • Display
    • Backlit LCD with 0.7" / 18mm high digits


  • Battery type
    • Lead Acid
  • Number of batteries
    • 1
  • Power Supply
    • 12VDC 800mA adapter / Internal rechargeable battery
  • Maximum Battery Life (in hours)
    • 24

Operating Conditions

  • Operating Temperature
    • 15° to 35°C / 59° to 95°F

Product Information

  • Construction
    • ABS plastic
  • Net Weight
    • 2kg


  • Draft Shield Type
    • Round

Compliance Information

  • Approvals
    • NTEP
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