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SR Scales introduces new stand-on scale for improved patient safety

Easy-to-grip wrap-around handrails, 1,000 lb. capacity, 4-year warranty, and EHR-ready, SR585i provides robust features for medical and long-term care facilities

AXON Communications

Tonawanda, NY - May 24, 2016 - SR Instruments, a leading manufacturer of purpose-built scales for hospitals, medical facilities, and long-term care centers today announced the addition of a new stand-on scale, the SR585i, to its SR Scales product line.

"This new scale provides an attractive weighing solution for long-term care facilities and other healthcare centers that need a sturdy platform for obtaining accurate weight data," said Mark Schulz, OEM product design manager at SR Instruments. "The SR585i is easy for staff and patients to use, while providing greater true-cost ROI with our long-lasting products."

Key features of the new SR585i Stand-on Scale include:

  • Wide-grip, wrap-around handrails for improved patient support
  • Digital display with optional EMR / EHR data send or printer output via serial connector
  • Light-weight aluminum base
  • 1,000 pound capacity
  • Made in the USA


Hospital purchasing managers, facility managers, and medical professionals needing more information on the new SR585i can access more info at

About SR Instruments, Inc.

SR Instruments is a manufacturer of purpose-built scales as well as OEM and ODM solutions that address critical weighing and data management requirements across a wide range of specialized commercial applications. The company's flagship product line, SR Scales, provides highly-accurate weighing devices for applications in healthcare, veterinary, zoological, and waterparks. The company's innovative design capabilities provide leading-edge solutions for efficiently gathering and managing weight data for end users to make better decisions. The company manages the complete process of customizing scales; from prototyping, development, and manufacturing, to warranty and after sales service. Headquartered in the greater Buffalo, NY region, SR Instruments designs and manufactures SR Scales in the USA.

SR and SR Scales are registered trademarks of SR Instruments.

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