Rice Lake Weighing Systems Europe B.V., from Heteren, The Netherlands, is introducing an Atex bench scale for Atex zones 1/21 and 2/22. The basis of this bench scale is the Rice Lake indicator model 882IS. The device is powered by a rechargeable battery, which is low mounted outside the indicator, which make the bench scale robust and sturdy. Quick and easy access for battery changeover. The indicator can be combined within several weigh platforms, both painted steel and stainless steel and within different capacities. The 882IS has a stainless steel, IP66, housing. Possible communication boards are Profibus DP, Profinet, Devicenet, Ethernet IP. Modbus TCP, EtherCat and 4-20 mA. The indicator can also be delivered separately. The delivery program of Rice Lake consists Master belt scales, weigh- and dosing belts, screw weigh systems, loss-in-weight systems, Bulkslide flowmeter, impact flow meters, silo + bin weigh systems, batch systems. Furthermore, the Rice Lake bench scales, loadcells and indicators.