BP13 Bench Platform Scales

The CHATILLON® BP13 Series bench platform scale features a large, easy-to-read 13-inch (330 mm) dial with knife-edge pointer for accurate measurements. Scales are suitable for H44 Class III “Legal for Trade” applications. Designed for platform use, the BP13 features a rugged cast-iron base with heavy-gauge steel platform for excellent stability. The scale’s mounting feet are adjustable. Options include a stainless steel platform, 7-inch (178 mm) deep provisional pan and quick tare knob. Tare adjustments may be made up to 10% of rated capacity. The scale’s head cover and column back are removable for easy access to the dial mechanism and the dashpot. Units are shipped assembled.

  • H44 Class III "Legal for Trade" and No Class Models
  • Pound or Kilogram Dials
    - Capacities up to 400 lbs
  • Rugged Cast Iron Base and Heavy-Gauge Steel Construction
  • Large, 13-inch (330 mm) Easy-to-Read Dial with Knife-edge Pointer
  • 1 Year Warranty


Accuracy: See Ordering Information
Maximum Overload: 125% of Rated Capacity
Tare Capacity: 10% of Rated Capacity
Dial Revolutions: Full Scale in 1 Revolution
Dial Resolution: 100:1
Operating Temperature: 45°F to 100°F (7°C to 38°C)
Weight: 100 lbs (45.5 kg)
Part No. Description
12130-3 Quick Tare Knob
16012 Stainless Steel Platform Cover
23019 Stainless Steel Provision Pan
16005-A Damping Oil (65 lb, 130 lb, 25 kg, 50 kg)
16005-B Damping Oil (260 lb, 520 lb, 100 kg, 200 kg

The provision pan weighs approximately 10 lbs. Scales with capacities less than 100 lbs must be back-started.

The Quick Tare Knob cannot be used on Legal for Trade