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Aircraft Weighing Scale Calibration

Airplane Scale Calibration Services

Many factors go into the preparation of aircraft for flight, overseen by regulating bodies such as the FAA for safety of pilots, passengers, and even ground operations personnel. One of the most important parts of preparing an aircraft for operation is determining the center of gravity and weight of the empty aircraft. Knowing this information is pertinent in safe and efficient operation and aircraft weighing scales provide a solution for measurement.

Though incredibly important, the process of weighing and balancing a full sized aircraft can be a difficult one. Using either load cell pads, small platform scales, or ramp scales, certified mechanics or repair personnel simultaneously weigh each point of contact between the aircraft and the ground. The interconnected modules then combine these readings for total weight of the entire aircraft. This method allows personnel to see the differences in weight in the individual areas to determine the aircraft center of gravity.

When performing calibration services for aircraft, precision is particularly important. Improper equipment and instrumentation isn’t just a threat to aircraft integrity, it’s a potentially enormous safety hazard for crew and any passengers. That’s why we always recommend working with airplane scale calibration experts like Cross Precision Measurement.

Expert Aerospace Calibration Procedures

It’s important to have any type of aircraft weighing scale calibrated on a frequent basis. And it’s also important to maintain calibration certificates which document exact readings against NIST traceable standards. This prepares you for calibration audits, inspections, and quality control management.

The precision measurement group at Cross knows this importance. We offer NIST traceable master standards capable of generating and measuring up to 100,000 lbs in compression force, as well as ISO 17025 accredited airplane weighing scale calibration to ensure your equipment is giving you accurate results.

For more information about aircraft weighing scale calibration, or to request a quote, fill out our form to contact a local Cross team member today!

A Calibration Company Near You

At Cross Precision Measurement, we always perform our calibration services using industry-standard, NIST traceable calibration procedures. And we perform all of our calibration procedures using minimally invasive techniques with a focus on a quick turnaround time. That way, you know you’re getting world-class calibration services with minimal downtime and reduced work stoppage. This includes calibration for all kinds of scales and weights, from axle truck scales, test weight calibration, and many others.

Expert calibration procedures for scales isn’t the only service you get when you work with Cross Precision Measurement though. Our calibration technicians also provide as found as left readings so you know the degree of calibration service provided as well as a certificate of calibration. And your calibration certificate is always available through GageSuite®, Cross Company’s online calibration certificate storage and tracking system.

When it comes to calibrating truck scales or other industrial measurement equipment, two important considerations are accuracy and consistency. That means our goal is to provide all of our customers with professional calibration services at the highest degree of accuracy possible. And we want to provide those services again and again, ensuring that your scales are calibrated when you need them.


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Always Access Your Calibration Certificates

When you work with Cross Precision Measurement, you also gain access to one of the most comprehensive calibration schedule and certificate management systems in the industry, GageSuite. Built and maintained by our own in-house team, GageSuite is designed to give our customers full access to calibration schedules and certificates of calibration whenever they need them. That way, all of our customers can accurately track their calibration status, equipment repair histories, and schedule any upcoming calibration services.

GageSuite also gives our customers the ability to track equipment in real time using location data tracking. This significantly reduces the risk of lost tools or gauges.

Best of all, GageSuite Standard is free for Cross customers. Utilizing GageSuite, our customers are able to quickly and easily locate the information they need to provide any necessary documentation for auditors or internal quality inspection. When you work with Cross, you’re getting more than just calibration. You’re getting a total asset management solution. Always know your calibration status with Cross Precision Measurement. GageSuite offers; Equipment Lists, Calibration Certificates, Order Status, Location Tracking, And More.

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Professional Weight Calibration Services

When it comes to aircrafts, there are many standards, regulations, and regulators that must be taken into account. Safety concerns, complex engineering, and the enormous weight of the craft are also important considerations. That’s why it’s important to work with a company with experience in weighing scale calibration for aircrafts. At Cross Precision Measurement, these are all factors we consider when offering airplane weight calibration services.

Working with an aerospace calibration company you trust is important. But when you partner with Cross, you’re getting more than just an aircraft calibration company or weighing scale calibration procedures. Our fully-stocked calibration labs paired with expertly-trained technicians and engineers gives us the ability to perform any weight or scale calibration services our customers might need.

We’re even able to provide our customers with industry-leading products through our partnerships with world-class metrology brands. At Cross, we’re ready and willing to help maintain your operation’s calibration integrity.

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Why Cross Precision Measurement?

At Cross Precision Measurement, we’ve worked with countless businesses across many, many industries. And for every one we’ve provided world-class calibration, inspection, testing, and precision measurement products.

We’ve always had one goal: to provide the greatest value to our customers. That value comes from optimizing manufacturing processes and creating a better experience for both our customers and their end users. And we do all of that by providing every one of our customers with the tools they need to succeed. From regular calibration services to calibration tracking software.

Whether it’s in the form of embedded calibration services, product testing, or metrology equipment, Cross can provide the precision measurement services you need.

Check out our other services or contact a precision measurement expert at Cross to get started today.

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Since 1939, the precision measurement professionals at J.A. King have been your trusted measurement partner; providing accuracy, reliability, and efficiency to let you focus on what you do best. That same team is now the Precision Measurement Group at Cross. Learn more.

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Did you know… Cross Company is an ESOP (Employee Stock Ownership Plan). Our ESOP started in 1979 and as of 2006, we are 100% employee-owned! Learn more about our ESOP and how that benefits both team members and our customers.
Did you know... the precision measurement group at Cross was founded in 1939 by our current CEO's grandfather, Jim King. That's a whole lot of calibration!
Did you know... A fingerprint weighs about 50 micrograms. We know, we weighed it! The residue left from a finger can actually make a difference in weight results which is why we wear gloves when we calibrate weights. For reference, a sheet of paper is about 4.5 grams, that’s 4.5 million micrograms.
Did you know… Cross Company has grown significantly since our start in 1954. Over the years we've acquired 26 companies! Today, our five groups have expertise in everything from industrial automation to precision measurement, and industry knowledge going all the way back to 1939.