Scale House Hardware & Setup Checklist

To find out if you are ready to run Fast-Weigh 10 Desktop at your scale house, please go through this hardware checklist:

  • My scale house PC has at least 4GB of RAM and 64GB of hard drive space
  • My scale house PC has enough USB slots for a mouse, keyboard, printer (if not networked), and a USB-serial adapter for the weight indicator.
  • My scale house PC has the latest version of Windows 10.
  • I have a Windows 10-compatible printer for printing tickets at the scale house.
  • I have ordered printer paper in my chosen ticket format. (e.g. 3-part perforated ticket paper)
  • I have all the required specs for my weight indicator on-hand, including the Baud Rate, Parity, Data Bits, and Stop Bits.
  • My weight indicator has an RS-232 serial output attached to it.

If you were unable to complete this checklist, please visit one of these articles to learn more about the FW10 Desktop hardware requirements: