MSI Crane Scale 3460 Challenger 3

MSI’s latest instrumentation technology, the ScaleCore™measurement module, is the central enhancement of the Challenger 3, bringing industry-leading weighing features of previous Challenger designs to a whole new level. The light capacity Challenger 3 crane scale is commonly used in indoor shop and work center applications.

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The MSI-3460 now features the ScaleCore measurement module providing industry leading weighing features of previous Challenger designs plus much more. Long range viewing is enhanced with a larger 1.5inch (38mm) ultra-bright LED digital display and resolution settings of up to 10,000 divisions for precise 0.1% loading accuracy over a broad capacity range from 250 to 15,000lb. Product operating time is extended to over 80 plus hours with a single
6-volt rechargeable battery.

The original signature Challenger packaging has been upgraded to NEMA 4 / IP65 levels. Manufactured in the USA in strict compliance with the highest safety standards, Challenger continues to sustain minimum 200% safe and 500% ultimate overload ratings.

A ScaleCore electronics retrofi kit is available for upgrading existing MSI-3260 or MSI-3360 Challengers to new generation MSI-3460.



  • Accuracy:
    • ± (0.1% or + 1 d) of applied load
  • Resolution:
    • 2,000 to 3,750 d standard (up to 10,000 d available)
  • Enclosure:
    • NEMA Type 4 IP65, Power coated cast aluminum
  • Lifting Eye & Hook:
    • Crosby or equivalent with 360° non-bearing swivel hook
  • Design Overload:
    • 200% Safe / 500% Ultimate
  • Functions:
    • Power: Turns off or on
    • Zero: Zeros applied load up to 100% of capacity (limited range in NTEP/OIML configurations)
    • Tare: Tares applied load and displays weight in Net mode
    • User: Programmable as tests, units, net/gross, total, peak hold, and setpoints
  • Display:
    • Five-digit, 1.5 in (38mm) LED with programmable brightness control
  • Displayable Units:
    • Pounds or kilograms selectable
  • Annunciators:
    • COZ, Net, Gross, Total, Peak, Low battery, lb/kg, Motion, Setpoints, ack in, ack out, rf
  • Power:
    • 6 volt rechargeable battery. 115/230 VAC battery charger is included
  • Operating Time:
    • Up to 80 hours between charging with typical use, less with optional RF Modem
  • Operating Temperature
    • -40°F to 122°F (industrial)
  • Auto-Off Mode:
    • Select for 15, 30, 45, 60 minutes or off
  • Auto Sleep Mode:
    • Power down during non-use and power up with weight changed or any key press
  • Service Counters:
    • Counts number of lifts over percentage of capacity and lifts over capacity
  • Calibration
    • Digital
  • Filtering
    • OFF, LO, HI-1, HI-2 Selectable
  • Warranty
    • One-year limited warranty


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