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Item # FCA16EDE-HX, Sartorius FCA16EDE-HX Explosion-Proof Scale

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The intrinsically safe explosion-protected scales of the Factory Series combine the highest accuracy with unique functionality and operator convenience. The backlit display and the configurable weight readouts ensure excellent readability at all times.

The power supply for this scales series has to be ordered separately.
  • Intrinsically safe
  • FCA Models Class I, Division I, II, III, Groups ABCDEFGT4
  • Capacity 35 lbs
  • Resolution 0.1 g
  • Built-in motorized calibration weight
  • isoTEST function for self-calibration and automatic adjustment - supports integration in statistical process control.
  • All models also available verifiable for use in legal metrology
  • Backlit display for use in hazardous areas
  • High level of operating convenience provided by display prompts in plain English
  • Graphical display and bar graph
  • A RS232 interface port is standard on all models
  • Networking up to 8 scales
  • Also available with the software package "SartoPac basic" or the "average weight control terminal software"
  • FCA-models with stainless-steel display unit
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Specifications  · Dimensions  · Features


Weighing Capacity

16 kg


0.1 g


≤±0.2 g


≤± 0.05 g

Response Time

<1 seconds

Operating Temperature Range

0 to 40 ºC

Protection Rating

IP65 Base
IP65 Head

Overload Capacity

130 kg

Net Weight

16 kg

Display Type

Backlit Liquid Crystal Display (LCD)

FM Approval Rating

Class I, Division I, II, III, Groups ABCDEFGT4


Platform Width

15.8 in

Platform Depth

11.8 in


11.8 in


23 in


4.8 in

Display Width

9.4 in

Display Height

4.1 in

Display Depth

1.6 in

Built-in Test Function
At a touch of one key, the scale will calibrate itself automatically, using a built-in-weight. The scale can output a test record to an optional printer or to a PC.

Multiple Built-in Application Programs
FC-EX Series scales come standard with the following application programs including : net total, timer, calculation, differential weighing, diameter determination, animal weighing, check weighing, weighing in percent, counting, totalizing, statistics, formulation, density determination, (300) memory locations and unit toggle.

Easy, User-Friendly Operation
The scale’s display prompts the user in plain English for easy operator guidance. The keyboard has large, clearly marked keys, which give you an instant tactile feedback.

IP65 Protection Rating
IP 65 Protection Rating. For both the display and platform.

RS232 Data Interface
For those areas with ISO concerns the FC-EX scales are capable of transferring GLP/GMP compliant data via the RS232 interface. User configurable printouts and calibration data can output to a printer or computer located outside the hazardous area through an optional Zener -Barrier (YDI02-Z, YDI03-Z)

Safe or Hazardous Area Power Supplies
FC-EX scales must be ordered with a safe area or hazardous area power supply.

Stainless Steel Indicator
The FCA series has a remote indicator with 19.6 feet of cable. This allows the indicator to be mounted in a variety of positions.


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Optional Power Supplies
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