Hydraulic Compression Load Cells

Cardinal’s American-made Guardian hydraulic compression load cells are the most reliable load cell on the market. Constructed to last a lifetime from stainless steel and designed to keep weighing accurate in even the harshest environments, these cells require no electricity within the scale itself. All of this extreme-duty protection translates to tremendous savings over the life of your weighing equipment. Immunity to lightning, explosion-proof, water-proof, shock-proof, resistant to rodent damage, and highly resistant to corrosion and eccentric loading. Available capacities range from 2,500 to 200,000 lb.


  • Immunity to Lightning Damage
  • Immunity to Water Damage
  • Wide Range of Temperatures
  • Hydraulic Load Cells not Single Source Components
  • Same Advantages of Digital Load Cells
  • Meets Same Legal & Metrology Performance Standards
  • Long History of Use
  • Comes with Lifetime Warranty
  • Safe for Operation in the most Hazardous Areas
  • Offers Lowest Possible Maintenance Cost

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