The pillar, indicator and housing are manufactured from corrosion proof stainless steel for performance in harsh environments. The platform is stainless steel with an aluminum load receiving structure. A three inch stainless steel wheel kit is optional.
A built-in rechargeable battery offers portability and lasts a minimum of 120 hours without the backlight. An external power adapter is included. An accumulation feature allows you to add together consecutive weights to arrive at a total, reading in either kg, lb or lb:oz.