We’re here to help
Let us help you
UKAS ISO 17025 & ISO Calibrations for Scales & Balances
At AML Instruments, precision in scale calibration is our core focus. With an experienced team dedicated to maintaining the highest standards, we offer unparalleled calibration services across the UK. Our commitment to accuracy ensures that every piece of equipment, from bench scales, crane scales to platform scales, is calibrated to meet rigorous industry standards. Whether a simple weight scale or a complex laboratory balance, our calibration processes guarantee results you can trust.
We cover from the full range 1 mg to 60 tonnes.
The importance of accuracy in scale calibration cannot be overstated. In industries where measurements are critical, from pharmaceuticals to manufacturing, the precision of scales plays a pivotal role. Calibration ensures that your weighing instruments deliver reliable readings, adhering to either UKAS, manufactures specifications or providing calibrations that are traceable to National Standards. We are proud approved members of the of the UK Weighing Federation.
Regular calibration services not only enhance the performance of your scales but also ensure compliance with industry requirements. At AML Instruments, we understand that the accuracy of your scales is fundamental to the success of your business. Our calibration process, from the initial assessment to issuing a calibration certificate, is designed to give you complete confidence in your measurements.
At AML Instruments, our calibration services extend across a diverse range of scales and balances. From compact bench scales used in pharmaceuticals to heavy-duty platform scales for industrial use, our expertise covers a wide spectrum. Each type of scale has its own unique calibration requirements, and our skilled technicians are adept at handling these variations.
Maintaining high standards in scale calibration is at the heart of our services. AML Instruments proudly holds UKAS accreditation (Scales and Balances), ensuring that our calibration procedures meet the highest levels of quality and traceability. We calibrate scales in accordance with ISO standards, providing you with a calibration certificate that guarantees precision and reliability.
This adherence to standards is not just about meeting requirements; it’s about offering our clients the assurance that their instruments are calibrated to the highest level of accuracy. From the calibration equipment we use to the detailed calibration report we provide, every step of our process reflects our commitment to excellence in scale calibration.
Preparing your scales for calibration is a critical step in ensuring accuracy. At AML Instruments, we recommend a set of procedures to prepare your equipment for calibration.
This includes cleaning the scale to remove any dust or debris, ensuring the scale is level and stable, and considering environmental factors such as temperature and humidity.
Checking the scale’s user manual for specific manufacturer instructions can also be beneficial. By following these steps, you can help ensure that the calibration process yields the most precise and reliable results.
Our calibration process at AML Instruments is thorough and systematic, ensuring each scale achieves optimal performance and precision. The procedure begins with a preliminary examination to assess the scale’s current condition.
Next, we use standard weights to test the scale, observing its response and measuring any deviations. Our calibration engineers then adjust the scale as needed to minimize calibration errors.
The process concludes with a final verification using calibration weights to ensure the scale meets all required tolerances. Each step is meticulously documented, providing a comprehensive calibration report for your records.
In case of discrepancies during scale calibration, AML Instruments implements effective corrective measures. Our team analyses the root cause of the error, whether it’s an issue with the load cell, an environmental factor like humidity, or a malfunction in the scale’s components.
Once identified, we perform necessary repairs and adjustments to bring the scale back to its optimal functioning level. This approach not only rectifies current issues but also helps prevent future inaccuracies, ensuring your scales deliver consistent and precise readings.
The frequency of scale calibration is a crucial factor in maintaining measurement accuracy. At AML Instruments, we recommend a calibration schedule based on the scale’s usage, environment, and manufacturer guidelines.
High-precision instruments, such as those used in pharmaceuticals, may require more frequent calibrations, while others may need them less often. Our team provides tailored advice on calibration intervals, considering factors like the frequency of use and exposure to conditions that could affect the scale’s performance.
Regular calibration ensures ongoing accuracy and prolongs the lifespan of your weighing equipment.
Accurate documentation is a vital part of the scale calibration process at AML Instruments. Every calibration service we provide is accompanied by a detailed calibration certificate, ensuring traceability and compliance. This documentation includes information about the calibration process, such as the date, results, and any adjustments made.
Keeping these records is not only a best practice but also crucial for audits and quality assurance purposes. Our clients can rely on these records for a comprehensive history of their equipment’s calibration, contributing to the overall reliability and performance of their scales.
Regular scale calibration offers numerous benefits for businesses in various industries. Consistent calibration ensures that your scales maintain high levels of accuracy and precision, which is essential for quality control and compliance with industry standards.
It also helps in identifying potential issues before they become significant problems, reducing downtime and repair costs. Regular calibration by AML Instruments gives you peace of mind, knowing that your measurements are always accurate, thereby enhancing the efficiency and credibility of your business operations.
For expert scale calibration services that ensure precision and accuracy, turn to AML Instruments. Our team is equipped with the knowledge, experience, and tools to handle all your calibration needs. Whether you need calibration for a simple balance or a complex industrial scale, our services are tailored to meet your specific requirements.
Trust AML Instruments for reliable calibration services that uphold the highest standards of quality and accuracy.