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Established in 1946, Rice Lake Weighing Systems is a global leader in measurement and weight-based solutions, backed by the industry’s best service, selection and speed. As experts in precision weighing, Cross has experience servicing and repairing a variety of equipment to keep our customers up and running with high quality Rice Lake products.

As a regional distributor for Rice Lake throughout all of our territories, Cross offers a variety of high quality precision weighing equipment ranging from truck scales and crane scales to balances and indicators. Ask us which equipment is available in your area!


Bench and Precision Scales

Truck Scales

Rail Scales

Crane Scales

Digital Indicators

Intrinsically Safe Indicators

Featured Rice Lake Products

Available In The Following Areas

With an extensive background in a variety of industries, Cross has relationships with a number of leading brands, including exclusive distributorships in some areas. We are proud to offer Rice Lake in the following areas:








North Carolina


South Carolina




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Latest Rice Lake Resources, News and Events

The best protection for hazardous locations In this video from Rice Lake, their scale experts discuss three types of protection for scale equipment located in hazardous areas; explosion proof, purged, and intrinsically safe equipment options. Check out the video to learn more. As a calibration services provider since 1939, our…

Have you ever wondered what defines an analytical balance? From Rice Lake: “An analytical balance is a highly sensitive type of laboratory balance designed to accurately measure objects to sub-milligram readability. These balances are often used in chemical analysis applications.“ This article from Rice Lake explains the basic terms for…

4 Quick Tips for Floor Scale Care Our experts have written articles about scale selection, scale operation and scale maintenance, so we thought we’d share a resource from our supplier, Rice Lake about their top four tips for floor scale care.  Inspect and clean beneath your floor scale Check your…

What kind of torture do your load cells have to withstand? This article from Rice Lake explains how to choose a load cell that will operate reliably in hostile environments and rugged operating conditions. Learn what makes a tough application, or how construction materials, cables and high temperature components affect…

Rice Lake Resource Loadcells are the essential part of any weighing system and how they are sealed affects performance in the particular scale environment.  The article below, from our partner Rice Lake Weighing Systems, is an excellent synopsis of the different type of load cell seals available. Three Types of…

Rice Lake Resource The Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) of 2011 brought many changes to the pet food industry.  For the first time, pet food manufacturers were held to the same safety and hygiene standards as makers of food for humans were.  In this article from Cross’s vendor partner Rice…