Bee Hive Scale

How Can a Integrating a Bee Hive Scale to Your Honey-Collection Control System Help?

Are you planning to start a bee farm and be the best beekeeper? If yes, then you must not forget buying a bee hive scale. This product is one of the devices you will need to best manage your bee hives and be updated about the hive production. Right now, there are already a lot of companies where you can find quality devices such as this. One of these companies is the Ames. Even the Slovenian Bookkeepers Association that is one of their clients has over 50 of their TCM-13 beehive scale.

Ames’s TCM-13 Beehive Scale When Integrated with Your Honey-Collection Control System

A bee hive scale is a measuring device typically integrated in a bee farm’s honey-collection control system. Ames’ device is designed to provide graphical data which you can access at

Having this device allows you to benefit from its long operation capability. It continuously operates for a minimum of 3 years running with one battery. As a piece of bee farm equipment, the product is beneficial in timing the comb-honey production.

What the Device is Capable of Doing

Once integrated with the honey-collection control system, the device will automatically provide you with data like weight, relative humidity and temperature. Their client, the Slovenian Bookkeepers Association, has more than 50 of these devices integrated in their honey-collection control system for years now. Even independent beekeepers may also do the same for them to get immediate access to information like weight and temperature of the bee hives when needed.

Ames’ bee hive scale is build with a stainless casing. The casing features a mounted weighting cell which you can choose to load with a hive for convenience. You can assure that integrating this device on your honey-collection control system provides you with precise measurement detail.

Apart from its stainless casing mounted with weighing cell, the TMC-13 bee hive scale is also integrated with a communication module. This feature consists of a relative humidity sensor, temperature and GSM modem. The latter feature is the one responsible in transferring data.

The device is capable of holding up to 100 kilograms. This can also measure the relative humidity from 10 to 100% range. Its battery can run the device for a minimum of 3 years. To complete the package, the device is offered with a 12-month warranty. The warranty covers free repair and replacement when necessary. And, this is possible at the given time period.

Benefits of Owning a Bee Hive Scale

One of the benefits of this device is that you can simply place it under your bee hives. Once set, it will start on recording data related on internal temperature and weight. The data will be transmitted to you or to the bookkeeper. It is not only an efficient data recording product but is a safe device. Impact on bees is minimized for the company designed it to be used on lower power-density wave when communicating data. Therefore, efficient monitoring is achieved without disturbing or stressing out the bees.

That’s how this product can help you once it is integrated to your honey-collection control system. It makes the monitoring process more convenient and more efficient for you.

Hand Held Anemometer RVM 96B-1

The applications for a hand held anemometer are wide ranging and varied: From the model aircraft enthusiast who wants to ensure that their machine can cope with the prevailing conditions, to the para-glider who needs to know that it is safe to take off; the competitive kite flyer who needs to know that their expensive kite will be safe in the air, to the wind surfer who wants to know that conditions are suitable for a good surf; climbers, engineers, sportsmen and sportswomen, yachtsmen and Coast Guard, engineers and firemen, demolition crews and building site managers, armed forces and aerodromes. So many occupations and pastimes that could be seriously affected by wind conditions. All of whom need reliable, accurate and up to date information. What better way to have this information readily available at the instant that it is required than to own a personal Handheld Anemometer?

An independent company since 1992, having spent the previous fifteen years producing sensors, probes, measuring stations and measuring networks for the environment, Ames has nearly forty years experience in the manufacture of high quality, accurate meteorological measuring devices.

The Ames Handheld Anemometer RVM 96B-1 has been produced with all of this experience in the large scale meteorological world now invested in a personal Anemometer for all of the interests, hobbies and professions listed above. With its own light-weight carrying case and weighing only 0.5kg itself the RVM 96B-1 is ideal for storing in cars, back-packs, cockpits or pockets. It is less than a foot long at 275mm and battery powered with four 1.5v AA batteries which will give 70 hours of use. The optoelectronic sensors give an accuracy in wind speed to within 0.5 m/s either way, easily readable in all conditions through the illuminated Liquid Crystal Display, and the mechanical vane with built in electronic compass gives readings to within five degrees either way of wind direction. All of the information necessary to make considered judgements in various wind affected situations. This Anemometer is also suitable for small weather stations, mobile weather stations and for all professionals in the meteorological field. It has an optional RS 232 data transmission port to enable the exportation of data to an external device.

It is the goal of Ames to offer innovative, reliable and high quality meteorological solutions for a global market and this handheld Anemometer is a quality product to live up to this ambition. Lightweight, compact, robust and highly accurate, it is the perfect personal anemometer for all professional or non-professional situations.