In many everyday areas of operation, the scale or the weight is only a means to an end: the quantity that is actually of interest is first calculated from the weight or the mass. Therefore, this weighing applications handbook covers the most important applications in individual parts, each of which is dedicated to a particular topic. Counting with the help of scales is the subject of Part 2 of the handbook, which was recently completed. The most important question that arises from the counting application undoubtedly concerns the attainable degree of accuracy – or, conversely, the quantity of the unavoidable counting error.
SARTORIOUS (2016) Manual of Weighing Applications – Counting