When it comes to scales we have it covered here at Shiva. Whether you’re looking for high-tech digital scales, or traditional analogue scales.
We offer a wide range of digital scale here at Shiver, from simple and compact digital scales to multi-function scales, something to suit your needs. Choose from great brands such as On Balance, Tanita, Champion and Truweigh. Our digital scales fit a range of budgets and come in a range of sizes ideal if you’re strapped for cash or strapped for space.
Digital scales measure pass and provide a digital number on the screen. It uses modern sensory technology and computer calculating for an accurate and reliable reading. Digital scales are quick and easy to use and feature in many kitchens. They tend to be more convenient to use, than mechanical scales or other traditional forms of weighing.
Some of the scales we offer do have maximum weights they are able to take so you should bear this in mind when ordering.
These have a long history, first used around the 1600’s for measuring produce on the go, with traders. They were also used during the gold rush in the UAS in the 1800’s so your weight in gold could quickly and easily be counted.
Quick and easy to use, these pocket scales are made so you can carry them on you. You can easily get an accurate reading from the Pocket Scales we stock at Shiva. They are ideal if you like the old school element and want to shy away from digital options.
You can easily weigh your items by holding the ring at the top, and attached the item you need to weigh to the clip. The pointed indicator will then move, showing you the weight. The useful items make great gifts as well, for anyone how likes gadgets and gizmos.
Chinese Pan Scales
Chinese Pan Scales or balance scales are a traditional way to weigh your items. Weights are determined by balancing out the scales. This method of weighing was the first mass measuring instrument. Popular for centuries, before mechanical scales became common in the early eighteenth century before moving onto digital scales, which is what many people now prefer to use.
For those who like history or just prefer traditional weighing methods, Chinese Pan Scales are a great option, not only are they accurate, but they are also a great display piece which would look great in any kitchen. Simple to use, all you need to do is put the item you want weighing on one pan and add weights to the other until the beam balances out. You can also set the weight first and add to the other pan if you want a specific weight.
With the Chinese Pan Scales from Shiva, you get a wonderful durable product, it comes with weights of 5g / 10g / 20g (x2) / 50g.