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Load Cells

A silo load cell weighing system forms an integral part of any feed management system.  

This system allows you to accurately monitor the quantity of feed delivered, feed usage, batch weighing, data collection to recipe formulation, inventory management and traceability.

Find out more about the Load Cells

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Special Features

  • j The Collinson load cell system is integrated into a special load cell mounting frame which is designed to replace the structural elements lost from connection to the concrete base and to provide a stable base for the load cell system ensuring the highest load cell accuracy is achieved
  • j For optimum accuracy load cells are positioned under each leg of the silo, this minimises the effects of wind, uneven loading/unloading and temperature variations, a silo weighing system fitted with 4 cells and a controller will give an overall accuracy of circa 0.25%
  • j The digital weight indicator can be utilised as stand alone display or can be integrated into the main control panel for your house to enable more complex functions
  • j For a more intelligent independent system a process controller can be utilised to perform a variety of complex tasks such as batching or electronic feed consumption
  • j The load cell system can be integrated into County, TriStor and DayStor storage facilities
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We have honed our process to ensure you have a simple, streamlined experience from enquiry to installation

Step 1 - Contact Collinson

Step 1 - Contact Collinson

If you are wanting to monitor feed usage for any reason give our friendly team a call and a quick chat usually helps us quickly establish your exact requirements. There's no sales waffle, just dedicated and knowledgeable advice.

Step 2 - Arrange a Site Visit and Buying Options

Step 2 - Arrange a Site Visit and Buying Options

Weighers can be bought direct from Collinson or through our network of trusted dealers. If your weigher is part of a bigger system one of our Regional Account Managers can visit your site to discuss your ideas and specify the best system for your application.

Step 3 - Our Proposal

Step 3 - Our Proposal

Once we know exactly what you need, we will send a detailed quotation along with product literature for your consideration. If your system includes a silo, please note all silos are built to order, your Account Manager will give you an accurate lead time to aid planning

Step 4 - Orders

Step 4 - Orders

Once you have placed an order communication is key; we clarify the specification and send a detailed acknowledgment detailing your order for checking. We communicate with you to guide you, and if involved, your dealer, through the whole order process, agreeing dates and keeping you informed.

Step 5 - Build phase

Step 5 - Build phase

On the agreed installation day, our team attend the site fitting the system as required. If a dealer is installing your system the parts will be delivered to the site either with your silo or via a carrier in time for the installation date.

Step 6 - Post Completion

Step 6 - Post Completion

You can have continued peace of mind that we will always be available to yourself or your installer should you require any further support and advice for our products, always remember many spare parts can be ordered online from our eStore 24/7 for your convenience.