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Title: Portable weighing system with alignment features

Abstract

A system for weighing a load is disclosed. The weighing system includes a pad having at least one transducer for weighing a load disposed on the pad. In some embodiments the pad has a plurality of foot members and the weighing system may include a plate that disposed underneath the pad for receiving the plurality of foot member and for aligning the foot members when the weighing system is installed. The weighing system may include a spacer disposed adjacent the pad and in some embodiments, a spacer anchor operatively secures the spacer to a support surface, such as a plate, a railway bed, or a roadway. In some embodiments the spacer anchor operatively secures both the spacer and the pad to a roadway.

Inventors:
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Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Oak Ridge National Lab. (ORNL), Oak Ridge, TN (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1080442
Patent Number(s):
8,304,670
Application Number:
12/732,599
Assignee:
Ut-Battelle, LLC (Oak Ridge, TN)
DOE Contract Number:  
AC05-00OR22725
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
42 ENGINEERING

Citation Formats

Abercrombie, Robert Knox, Richardson, Gregory David, Scudiere, Matthew Bligh, and Sheldon, Frederick T. Portable weighing system with alignment features. United States: N. p., 2012. Web.
Abercrombie, Robert Knox, Richardson, Gregory David, Scudiere, Matthew Bligh, & Sheldon, Frederick T. Portable weighing system with alignment features. United States.
Abercrombie, Robert Knox, Richardson, Gregory David, Scudiere, Matthew Bligh, and Sheldon, Frederick T. Tue . "Portable weighing system with alignment features". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1080442.
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abstractNote = {A system for weighing a load is disclosed. The weighing system includes a pad having at least one transducer for weighing a load disposed on the pad. In some embodiments the pad has a plurality of foot members and the weighing system may include a plate that disposed underneath the pad for receiving the plurality of foot member and for aligning the foot members when the weighing system is installed. The weighing system may include a spacer disposed adjacent the pad and in some embodiments, a spacer anchor operatively secures the spacer to a support surface, such as a plate, a railway bed, or a roadway. In some embodiments the spacer anchor operatively secures both the spacer and the pad to a roadway.},
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place = {United States},
year = {2012},
month = {11}
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