Improve Accuracy, Reduce Maintenance, Avoid Component Obsolescence, Cost Effective


Belt Scale Modernization:

MERRICK offers retrofit kits to upgrade any older conveyor belt scales, both mechanical and electronic. New maintenance-free weigh scale suspensions are available with no moving parts. Also, modern electronics are available for scales with working weigh suspensions. Not a MERRICK belt scale? Not a problem, we provide upgrades for all makes and models of belt scales and feeders.

BeltScale upgrades    Convert old Mechanical Model “E” scales to modern electronics


Available Upgrades:

  • Model 475 or 475EZ weigh suspension to convert from mechanical to electronic technology or update an obsolete load cell-based system.
  • Genetix touchscreen process controller – Update from older electronics to the latest MERRICK Genetix touchscreen process controller with easy-to-use graphics and industrial network connectivity.
  • High-resolution belt speed sensors.
  • Calib-Ease test weight placement systems for Model 475 belt scales.
  • Improve accuracy – add additional weigh modules or add scale quality idler sets.
  • Remote rate displays, totalizers, printers, and chart recorders.

BeltScale model440 update    Upgrade old Model 440 electronic scales to modern electronics



  • Maintenance-free weigh suspension, no levers, pivots, or bearings.
  • Modular construction allows for easy installation.
  • State-of-the-art MERRICK Genetix controller.
  • TouchScreen numeric and trend displays.
  • Serial ports for connection to industrial networks; DeviceNet, Modbus, Ethernet, etc.
  • Stainless steel load cells—mechanically protected, environmentally sealed.
  • Ease of calibration by any of 4 methods: (material test, test chain, test weights, or electronic calibration).

475 CALIBEASE    New 475 with customer’s idler mounted, optional calib-ease weight placement system and mounting supports


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