Dillon AP Dynamometer Crane Scale

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Dillon AP Dynamometer Crane Scale are available in capacities from 500 to 20,000 lb and 500 to 10,000 kg. Every detail of their construction was chosen for long life. Uncomplicated operation includes tare function and maximum peak load indication. AP Crane scales are made up of two parts, an AP Dynamometer and the associated crane scale hardware kit which includes the following: a swivel hook, oversized shackle assembly and a wooden shipping/storage crate.


  • Now offered as an add on feature to the AP Dynamometer of choice
  • Available in Low, Intermediate and High Range Models
  • Large safety factor for overload protection and long life
  • No batteries required
  • Dial size choice for the best in portability or visibility
  • Anti-parallax dial and pointer produce accurate readings from any perspective
  • Maximum hand retains peak load point and is easily reset
  • High strength case resists heavy blows
  • Generous shackle openings mate with most hooks and hardware
  • Off set load beam eases tension measurement

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Dillon AP Dynamometer Crane Scale

  •  Capacities:
    • From 1,000 to 20,000 lb
    • From 500 to 10,000 kg
  •  Accuracy:
    • +0.5% of capacity
  • Temperature Range:
    • -50 to 140°F
  • Construction:
    • Pressure bar: High-grade E4340 alloy steel or 7075-T651 aluminum
    • Shackles: A4140 forges steel (machined from E4340 steel)
    • Shackle pins: Machines from E4340
  • Case Housing
    • 5″ models are equipped with high strength composite plastic case
    • 10″ models use case aluminum enclosure
  • Corrosion Protection
    • Pressure bar protected with durable powder coat paint
    • Shackles and pins are electroless nickel plated
    • All integral machining and fasteners are produced from noncorrosive materials or have suitable plating
  • Tare Adjustment
    • Up to 20% of full scale range
  • Carry Case/Crate
    • Low/Med capacity 5″: dial- includes plastic carry case
    • Low/Med capacity 10″ dial- optional steel carry case
    • All High capacity- includes reinforced plywood crate
    • Hardware kits are shipped in separate packaging
  • Hardware Kits
    • Include swivel hook, oversized shackle assembly and wooden shipping/storage crate
  • Warranty 2 years parts and labor