+27 (0)11 9749745 

My Quote

Intuitive Operation, Dependability,
Performance and Value since 1972

CB Compact Balances

The CB compact scale boasts best-in-class performance and value. Its grade 304 stainless steel pan, sealed keypad and one-piece housing are easy to clean, while built-in battery operation means it can be used anywhere.
Warranty 2 years

Key Specifications

500g to 3000g
0.1g to 1g




Backlit DisplayBacklit Display
Battery PowerBattery Power
External CalibrationExternal Calibration
Multiple Weighing unitsMultiple Weighing units
Toggle icon descriptions

CB Compact Balances

CB Balances are portable and easy to use. Ideal for science education, weighing in the field or small parcel weighing. They balances run off two AA batteries or can be powered by optional ac adapter (not included). The keypad is sealed and the top pan is removable for easy cleaning. 

Key Features

Vivid, backlit LCD easily visible in any lighting conditions
Large 130mm ø, grade 304 stainless steel pan allows swift cleaning
Sealed keypad protects against dirt and spill
External calibration allows for adjustments and calibration checks
Low-battery indicator alerts users when batteries need replacement
Lightweight design for easy portability
2 second stabilisation time for quick results
CB compact balances pan
Stainless Steel Top Pan
The round 130mm ø stainless steel pan can be easily cleaned between weighing.
CB compact balances keypad
Sealed Keypad
Sealed keypad protects against dirt and spills.
CB compact balances operation
Simple Operation
An efficient, easy-to-operate design allows users to start weighing right away without much training.
CB compact balances lcd
Easy-to-Read LCD Display
The bright backlit displays is very easy to read in any light conditions.
CB compact balances battery
Low Battery Indicator
The Low-battery indicator shows the remaining battery level and alerts users when to replace batteries.
CB compact balances adaptor
Powered by AA Batteries or Power Adapter
All CB balances can be powered by 2 x AA batteries (included) or optional power adapter (not included).
CB compact balances level
Built-In Level Indicator
The on-board level indicator helps ensure proper setup and accurate readings
CB compact balances feet
Adjustable Feet
Levelling feet can be used to adjust the balance level to ensure the balance is steady and level before use.
CB balances can manage most small tasks, such as measuring compounds in chemistry classes, portioning at food service establishments, or weighing small animals. Compact and portable, the CB transports easily to the field, or from bench to bench in a science classroom. The CB is powered by battery or an optional AC adapter. A sealed keypad and one-piece housing make the CB simple to clean, and help protect internal components from dirt and spills. The grade 304 stainless steel pan can be wiped down quickly and accommodates either single items or bulk powders.

Features and Benefits

  • Vivid, backlit LCD easily visible in any lighting conditions
  • Large, grade 304 stainless steel pan allows easy cleaning
  • Lightweight design simplifies transport and portability
  • Sealed keypad protects against dirt and spills
  • Level indicator and adjustable feet ensure proper balance setup for optimum weighing results
  • Low-battery indicator alerts users when batteries need replacement
  • Operates with AC adapter (not included) or batteries (included)
  • External calibration allows for verification and adjustment with weights
  • Simple operation allows quick startup and use with little or no training
  • Zero-tracking feature ensures display returns to zero reading
  • A 2-year warranty means quality assured for years of use.


Pan Size
Request a Quote
CB Compact Balances-CB 501CB 501500g0.1g130mm ø
CB Compact Balances-CB 1001CB 10011000g0.1g130mm ø
CB Compact Balances-CB 3000CB 30003000g1g130mm ø


Here is a list of our available related products and suitable accessories: