Comparing the Mettler Toledo ICS429 and the Arlyn Upscale
The Arlyn Upscale highlights the need for intuitive weighing controls. The ICS429 weighing console series is designed for simple data reading, with seven keys. While one can use it for food processing and weighing applications, it lacks versatility in function.
The Arlyn Scale Upscale Indicator has a color touchscreen and LCD display. It is designed for both user-friendliness and accuracy.
Why trust the Arlyn Upscale? You get more More control functions. Many more communication options including Ethernet, USB, Wifi and Modbus. Flow control capability. Much lower cost.
Mettler Toledo ICS429
|Display||LCD with backlighting|
|Keyboard||7 simple keys or upgrade to the ICS439 for a Numeric Keypad|
|Size||232x132x115 mm / 9.13x5.20x4.53"|
|Communication Options||S232, RS422, RS485, Ethernet, USB Device, Digital I/O|
|AxChange Support||YES with additional Arlyn interface/ Arlyn upscale display|
|Resolution||999,999 displayed divisions|
|Display||7 inch HD IPS Capacitive 5-point widescreen touchscreen display with a resolution of 1024x600 (WSVGA) pixels|
|Digit height||Up to 2.5” height|
|Keyboard||Graphic function driven|
|Housing Harsh/Desk-Column-Wall mount||Stainless steel swivel bracket for multi-angle view|
|Digital Output||8 solid state or dry|
|Communication Options||RS232, USB, Ethernet, WiFi and Bluetooth (TBA) with basic software package.|
The ICS42 has a protective cover, and can pair with different printers or cables. It focuses on serving basic functions while pairing with analog platforms.
For the Arlyn Upscale you can get either a molded plastic or stainless steel enclosure. Users can apply customized accuracy controls for their benefit and the touchscreen display has intuitive controls. Remote buttons and data logging also ensure that you can weigh items even if the Upscale is situated at a different location. Print relevant papers, cards and labels where necessary.