Zoo Scales/Portable Weighing Systems

The Gagetek ZooScale has been used around the world, from weighing elephants in the wild in Asia, to monitoring animal weight at PAWS in the foothills of California.

Over 75 Zoos and other businesses have purchased Gagetek ZooScale portable scales.



  • Display can be zeroed out after platform put on load cells
  • 110v or 220v AC wall pack for Display power, or 6 C Cell batteries
  • Optional:   RS-232 interface

Portable Scale:

  • Unlike traditional floor scales with shear beam load cells that require a level platform, the Gagetek ZooScale can be used on uneven surfaces
  • Includes four stainless steel Helix (TM) Load Cells
  • Platform flexing does not affect accuracy
  • 10X shock overload protection
  • Scale size and shape can be adjusted to meet Zoo requirements
  • Temperature Compensation is built-in the Load Cells
ZooScale-1000Maximum capacity 1000 lb
Resolution 0.1 lb
(Optional resolutions – software selectable
2000 lbs with 0.2 lb resolution
500 kg with 0.05 kg resolution
1000 kg with 0.1 kg resolution)
ZooScale-10kMaximum capacity 10,000 lbs
Resolution 1 lb
(Optional resolutions – software selectable
20,000 lbs with 2 lb resolution
5000 kg with 0.5 kg resolution
10,000 kg with 1 kg resolution)

Gagetek ZooScale Information Sheet (PDF) LINK

Contact us today to see if we can be your weighing solution.