DETECTO manufactures a complete line of high-quality wheelchair scales to aid medical personnel in weighing patients in wheelchairs. DETECTO offers stationary, portable, and wall-mounted wheelchair scales that can be utilized in a wide variety of healthcare settings. Most of these wheelchair scale models have extra-grip matting for patient safety and most scales have dual ramps for easy access from multiple directions. Some of DETECTO’s stationary and portable wheelchair scales have handrails and seating to provide extra assurance to overweight or elderly patients when trying to gather a weight reading. The digital scales offer EMR/EHR output of patient data for electronical recordkeeping. DETECTO’s portable scale models feature integral wheels and handles for easy transportation around clinical facilities. DETECTO’s wheelchair scales come in digital and weigh-beam options depending on the needs of the healthcare professional. All models are built to use with any standard-size wheelchairs (and some accommodate power wheelchairs) to provide the utmost in comfort, long-lasting durability, and easy portability for wheelchair-bound patients.

6400, Portable

DETECTO’s versatile 6400 portable, low-profile wheelchair scale features a high 1,000-lb/450-kg capacity, two-way easy-access ramps, flexible cable remote display for tabletop or wall-mount viewing, 2.2-in/5.6-cm thin platform for easy accessibility, 0.2-lb/0.1-kg clinical accuracy, black rubber mat for traction, two guide handles and two wheels for vertical transport mode, and 32 in x 36 in / 81 cm x 91 cm platform size. Despite their size, these wheelchair scales are amazingly easy to handle. Since the display is connected to the scale by a long coiled cable that extends up to 14 ft / 4.2 m, it can be positioned where the healthcare professional can most easily read the results. The 6400 comes with the model 750 indicator for easy-to-use, basic weighing functions, including BMI calculation, RS232 serial port, and big bold LCD digits. Powered by 6 AA batteries (not included) or optional AC adapter.

6500, Portable

DETECTO’s versatile 6500 portable, low-profile wheelchair scale features a high 1,000-lb/450-kg capacity, two-way easy-access ramps, flexible cable remote display for tabletop or wall-mount viewing, 2.2-in/5.6-cm thin platform for easy accessibility, 0.2-lb/0.1-kg clinical accuracy, black rubber mat for traction, two guide handles and two wheels for vertical transport mode, and 32 in x 36 in / 81 cm x 91 cm platform size. Despite their size, these wheelchair scales are amazingly easy to handle. Since the display is connected to the scale by a long coiled cable that extends up to 14 ft / 4.2 m, it can be positioned where the healthcare professional can most easily read the results. The 6500 comes with the MedVue multifunctional indicator with alphanumeric keypad and RS232 and USB ports (optional Wi-Fi and Welch Allyn connectivity). Displays Height, Weight, and Body Mass Index onscreen simultaneously.

6600, Portable Bariatric

DETECTO’s portable 6600 bariatric wheelchair scale features a high 1,000-lb/450-kg capacity, two-way easy-access ramps, flexible cable remote display for tabletop or wall-mount viewing, 2.2-in/5.6-cm thin platform for easy accessibility, 0.2-lb/0.1-kg clinical accuracy, black rubber mat for traction, two guide handles and wheels for vertical transport mode, and 32 in x 40 in / 81 cm x 101 cm platform size for bariatric-size wheelchairs. Despite their size, these wheelchair scales are amazingly easy to handle. Since the display is connected to the scale by a long coiled cable that extends up to 14 ft / 4.2 m, it can be positioned where the healthcare professional can most easily read the results. The 6600 comes with the model 750 indicator for easy-to-use, basic weighing functions, including BMI calculation, RS232 serial port, and big bold LCD digits. Powered by 6 AA batteries (not included) or optional AC adapter.

BRW1000, Portable

DETECTO’s BRW1000 is designed to accommodate extra-wide bariatric wheelchairs with its large 32 in x 40 in x 2.2 in / 81 cm x 101 cm x 5.6 cm platform. DETECTO’s portable BRW1000 bariatric wheelchair scale features a high 1,000-lb/450-kg capacity, two-way easy-access ramps, flexible cable remote display for tabletop or wall-mount viewing, 2.2-in/5.6-cm thin platform for easy accessibility, 0.2-lb/0.1-kg clinical accuracy, black rubber mat for traction, and two guide handles and two wheels for vertical transport mode. Despite their size, these wheelchair scales are amazingly easy to handle. Since the display is connected to the scale by a long coiled cable that extends up to 14 ft / 4.2 m, it can be positioned where the healthcare professional can most easily read the results. The BRW1000 comes with the MedVue multifunctional indicator with alphanumeric keypad and RS232 and USB ports. Models are available with Wi-Fi/Bluetooth and also Welch Allyn connectivity. The BRW1000 displays Height, Weight, and Body Mass Index onscreen simultaneously.

6550, Portable

DETECTO’s 6550 portable wheelchair scales offer time-saving and patient comfort benefits. The 6550 features 1,000 lb / 450 kg capacity, optional Wi-Fi for EMR/EHR, vertical fold-up storage, two-way built-in ramps for accessibility from both sides, large 32 in x 36 in / 81 cm x 91 cm platform, clinical-grade accuracy to 0.2 lb / 0.1 kg, battery or AC power, and up to 99 tares (optional) to store wheelchair weights for efficient patient weighing. The ramps rest on the floor for easier patient access. With only one hand you can quickly slide the release lever and fold down the 6550’s column down for easy transport or vertical storage. The platform is only 2.2 inches/56 mm high for easy patient accessibility and comfort while weighing either standing or in a wheelchair. Enjoy the time-saving benefits of this scale, by using the convenient pushbutton or keypad tare to remove the wheelchair weight. OIML EC Class III model available.

6560, Portable with Handrail

DETECTO’s 6560 is a multi-purpose clinical scale for wheelchair weighing and it also features an elegant, curved handrail that provides patient stability while weighing standing. By sliding the release levers, the columns easily fold down and lock for fast-and-easy transport and vertical storage. Enjoy the time-saving benefits of this scale by using the convenient pushbutton or keypad tare to remove the wheelchair weight. The scale features 1,000 lb / 450 kg capacity, two-way built-in ramps for accessibility from both sides, large 32 in x 36 in / 81 cm x 91 cm platform, clinical-grade accuracy to 0.2 lb / 0.1 kg, battery or AC power, up to 99 tares (optional) to store wheelchair weights, and Wi-Fi/Bluetooth is available in some models for wireless EMR/EHR connectivity. The platform is only 2.2 inches/56 mm high for easy patient accessibility and comfort while weighing either standing or in a wheelchair. OIML EC class III approved model is available.

6570, Portable with Handrail and Seat

DETECTO’s 6570 is a 3-in-1 scale providing seated, standing, and wheelchair weighing. The elegant, curved handrail provides patient stability while weighing standing. The seat folds down for seated weighing and folds back up for wheelchair weighing. By sliding the release levers, the columns easily fold down and lock for fast-and-easy transport and vertical storage. Enjoy the time-saving benefits of these scales by using the convenient pushbutton or keypad tare to remove the wheelchair weight. The scales features 1,000 lb / 450 kg capacity, two-way built-in ramps for accessibility from both sides, units locking into Kilograms or Pounds, large 32 in x 36 in / 81 cm x 91 cm platform, clinical-grade accuracy to 0.2 lb / 0.1 kg, battery or AC power, up to 99 tares (optional) to store wheelchair weights, and Wi-Fi/Bluetooth available on some models for wireless EMR/EHR connectivity.

7550, Wall-Mount Fold-Up

Detecto’s 7550 wall-mount wheelchair scale features a unique fold-up storage design that saves space when not in use. The 7550 easily accommodates most wheelchairs with its spacious 32.3-in W x 33-in D (82-cm W x 84-cm D) platform, and yet requires very little floor space when folded up. The slim 6.6-inch / 17-cm profile takes up minimal space when installed in a medical facility hallway, clinical office, or patient room. When you’re ready to weigh, simply lower the platform and the gas spring lifting mechanism will gently lower it into place. The patient may be easily rolled onto the scale, and a platform lip will hold the wheelchair securely in place for weighing. This scale features a high 1,000 lb x 0.2 lb / 450 kg x 0.1 kg capacity for bariatric weighing, two-way ramps, and optional Wi-Fi for EMR/EHR.

FHD Series, Stationary

The large slip-resistant, low-profile platform of Detecto’s FHD scales accommodate walk-on patients, wheelchairs, straight-legged chairs, or walkers. These scales feature a high 1,000 lb / 450 kg capacity with your choice of 36 inch (91 cm) or 48 inch (122 cm) square platforms. The weight indicator provides numeric keypad for entry of wheelchair tare weights, EMR/EHR ready output via serial, USB or optional Ethernet ports to printers or PCs (optional Wi-Fi also available). This scale can only be used for top of floor installations. Please consult factory for pit type installations. 28.5 inch (72 cm) long ramp and 15 ft (4.5 m) indicator cable included. AC adapter optional (listed under Options tab).

6495, Stationary

With Detecto’s 6495 heavy-duty wheelchair scale, you receive digital speed and increased accuracy that only electronic weighing can provide. The display is mounted on a ball-pivot mount swivel, so that it can be positioned wherever it’s easiest for the patient and medical professional to view. An alphanumeric keypad for entry of known weights of empty wheelchairs speeds the process, providing the weight of patients instantly on the MedVue 1LOOK indicator. Sturdy steel construction and a ramp with non-skid surface further ease wheelchair weighing operations. The scale also features RS232 serial, USB, and optional wired or Wi-Fi Ethernet for connectivity to EMR/EHR in healthcare facilities. Powered by 6 C batteries (not included) or optional AC adapter. 800 lb x 0.2 lb / 360 kg x 0.1 kg capacity.

495 Series, Stationary

This heavy-duty stationary wheelchair scale features a detachable ramp for smooth entry and exit. The 495 features a padded handrail for ambulatory patients and DETECTO’s world-renowned die-cast, dual-sided, eye-level weighbeam graduated in 4 oz increments. The weigh beam is readable from either side. Input from customers specializing in the care of ambulatory patients provided information which was transferred into features and benefits of this scale, evident the first time you use it! The weighbeam is located at a height above the platform and wheelchair location where a healthcare professional can perform the weighing operation easily and comfortably. The capacity is 450 lb x 4 oz and the platform size is 30 in W x 26 in D x 2 in H / 76 cm W x 66 cm D x 4 cm H.

485 Series, Stationary

Built for use with any standard-size wheelchairs, these scales offer the utmost in comfort for wheelchair-bound patients and long-lasting durability for nursing personnel. DETECTO’s 485 series scales incorporate an eye-level physician scale with a detachable ramp, allowing for easy movement on and off the platform at ground level. The weigh beam is easily read from both sides, so the healthcare professional can read the weight from either side, front or back. DETECTO’s wheelchair scales make weighing patients quick and effortless. The ramp kit is detachable, so it can be used as a stand-alone physician scale, too. The heavy-duty understructure is built to last a lifetime with proper care and use. The scale’s capacity is either 450 lb or 200 kg, available in either metric or imperial.