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Save up to $555 on Tru-Test Cattle Scale Systems

valid through March 31, 2016

  • $485 off: $285 discount on AP600 platform (with purchase of MP600 load bars and indicator) + $200 mail-in rebate
  • $555 off: $355 discount on AP800 platform (with purchase of MP800 load bars and indicator) + $200 mail-in rebate
  • $200 mail-in rebate on purchase of HD load bars/XHD load cells with purchase of indicator
  • $100 credit towards CattleMax software on any indicator purchase from The Cattle Scales Store

Tru-Test Spring 2016 mail-in rebate form

Form for TSCRA Members to get a 5% mail-in rebate for purchase of indicator and load bars

Portable Scale Systems

Using an aluminum platform in an alley or with a head gate

Permanent Scale Systems

Installed under a squeeze chute with bolts in concrete

Interested in a portable/alleyway setup

For 24" wide alleys (most popular)

  • The AP600 platform is normally $585, but is currently discounted to $300 with purchase of MP600 load bars and an indicator at the same time. Shipping is $125. 
  • The MP600 load bars are needed with this platform ($1,165 + $30 shipping). 

For 34" wide alleys

  • The AP800 platform is normally $855, but is currently discounted to $500 with purchase of MP800 load bars and and indicator at the same time. Shipping is $130.
  • The MP800 load bars are needed with this platform ($1,489 + $35 shipping).

Platforms are used in alleyways and can simply be placed on level ground (concrete is not required). This portable setup is easy to move, and setup takes just a few minutes - simply attach the bolts of the load bars to the pre-drilled holes in the platform. A rubber mat is already included which helps improve animal traction and minimize noise. 

Looking for scales to have under a squeeze chute? Check out more details, including a chart that shows which load bars are needed for common squeeze chute models.

Prices range $1,759 to $1,849 (plus $90 to $125 for shipping), depending on which load bars are needed.

Brackets are also needed for use with some chutes. Prices range $125 to $335.

The installation for load bars under a squeeze chute is very specific - please contact us for an installation guide for the specifics. Though a concrete pad under the chute is not required, the bolts of the load bars must be mounted in concrete to ensure safety for you and the animals. Once installed, permanent load bars are not made to be moved around to other locations.


You'll also need an indicator which displays the weight. The models range from one that just shows the weight, to ones that have internal memory, Electronic ID reader compatibility and more. Check out the Tru-Test indicator options, including more details and a comparison chart of the models. 

CattleMax cattle software

As the makers of the CattleMax software, we are pleased to offer an exclusive $100 credit towards the CattleMax software with your scales purchase from The Cattle Scales Store. The credit is available for customers with current/existing or new CattleMax accounts.


Wondering what equipment you need for your weighing solution?

See the Guide to Buying Livestock Scales