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Spring Scale

Technical Information

Catalogue No: C1802
Category: Vintage and Antique
Object Type: Test Equipment
Object Name: Spring Scale
Part No: none
Serial No: none
Manufacturer: George Salter and Co
Year of Manufacture: Unknown
Dimensions: Width (mm): 10
Height (mm): 10
Depth (mm): 95
Weight (g): 51
Location: Cupboard CH (Display 3) [Main Store]

The scale is engraved from 0 to 20lbs every 2lbs with ┬Żlb divisions. The Salter name and logo is marked at the top end.


This is a simple tubular brass spring balance typical of those made by Salter over many years.The balance has an eye at each end to suspend the item and to hold the object being weighed.

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