The Ohaus DV215CD has been discontinued and Ohaus ended production in 2015. Information on this web page is for reference only for our past customer's that purchased this balance and want to review the specification. We recommend for an alternative the Sartorius Secura225D-1S, Secura 125-1S, Sartorius Quintix125D-1S or Sartorius Quintix65-1S.
Since the beginning Ohaus has been dedicated to doing one thing and one thing only: creating incredibly accurate, exceedingly innovative, high precision lab balances. The Ohaus Discovery DV215CD is their pinnacle achievement to many weighing experts like ourselves at Precision Weighing Balances. Ohaus DV215CD professional semi micro analytical balance features a 0.01mg dual range weighing which automatically selects ultra fine 0.01 mg resolution in the 0 - 81g range. When you weigh from 81g - 210 grams the readability drops to 0.1mg.
Discovery scientific research balances are equipped with advanced AutoCal, an automatic internal calibration system using 2 internal weights performing linear calibration to ensure accurate weighing even after temperature changes capable of affecting precision weighing results.
Ohaus analytical balances contain features making it superior over competitive scales in its class. Discovery high precision balances can compensate for vibrations and disturbances you may have in harsh environments. Weigh below hook allow density determination or calculations involving specific gravity of weighing samples. Upfront level indicators on the Ohaus Discovery semi microbalance allow you to easily determine if the analytical balance is level, eliminating the need to look behind the analyzing balance during the leveling process.
Discovery lab balances features metal base and top housing construction, stainless steel pan, glass draftshield doors with sliding top door, replaceable in-user cover. Additional design features include selectable environmental filters, protective in-use cover, integral weigh below hook, easy to use keypad, up-front level indicator, stability indicator, mechanical and software overload/underload protection, AC adapter, user selectable span calibration points, auto tare, user selectable printing options, user selectable communications settings, user selectable data print options, user definable project and user ID's, software reset menu, software lockout menu.
Ohaus Discovery analytical balances offer high performance semi-micro balances great for professionals in university research, pharmaceutical research and drug discovery, as well as general lab applications. Application modes for Ohaus analyticals include: density determination, statistics, pipette calibration, percent weighing, parts counting, check weighing, animal / dynamic weighing, totalization, and finding high point weighing results from a batch. Ohaus analytical balances are optimized with smarText software which making Ohaus Discovery digital balances reliable and easy-to-use plus it is and backed with a two year limited manufacturer warranty.
All prices listed online at www.balances.com are the lowest we can offer and for those customer's not willing to pay the price for the Ohaus DV215C semi micro laboratory balance all we can offer is an alternative model. We recommend you click on the tab "You may also like .." above to compare other analytical balances and compare the features and specifications. The DV215C Ohaus semi microbalance is a premium top of the line laboratory semi-micro balance loaded with sophisticated features. Lower cost alternative analytical semimicro balances with internal motorized calibration you might want to review include the A&D GH202
Purchasing a semi microbalance can be a confusing time and if you have questions give us a call at 978-521-7095 and a laboratory balance expert is available to help you in your purchasing process and answering any technical questions you might have. We also highly recommend you review the new Sartorius semi-microbalances which include the Quintx65-1S
. These new Sartorius models have touch screen display for much easier configuration and operation, USB connection and ability to transfer weigh data directly to Excel with no additional software or special configuration settings needed and many other features. Plus the weighing performance of the Sartorius is spectacular with Sartorius' exclusive monolithic weigh system cut from a single block of a highly rugged aluminum alloy.
The Sartorius Secura and Quintix semi microbalances are amazing. In the YouTube video
above you will see the Sartorius Secura225D-1S
semi microbalance [0-120g x 0.01mg] [120-220g x 0.1mg]. We highlight the intuitive operation using the SmartTouch user interface that is so easy to use you'll probably never need to reference the user manual. We also demonstrate the ergonomic draftshield and show how easy it is to dismantle the balance for easy cleaning.
Also you'll get a close up view of the new "collection container". The collection container is designed to keep the spill from entering the lab balance that could cause potential damage to the balance. Sartorius' revolutionary "collection container" features a rimmed design to keep the spill from entering if you happen to spill any liquid or granular samples while weighing.
If the Secura225D-1S
is more balance than you need for your weighing application then be sure to see the Secura 125-1S
, Sartorius Quintix125D-1S
or Sartorius Quintix65-1S
. Sartorius is our #1 selling laboratory weighing balances since they are the leaders in building high quality weighing instruments.