MSI 4300 being replaced by the MSI4260M

msi4300With over three decades of unique design experience in overhead weighing systems, MSI features the world’s most comprehensive line of industrial crane scales for all msi4300types and capacity cranes. Included are high temperature and torque resistant designs for over ladel use and coil handling operations. For low and no headroom crane applications, MSI provides integrated in-block and sheave mounted weighing solutions. Feature secure wireless communications providing real time interface with plant information systems, ideal for process control systems.

Designed specifically for the Fishing and Seafood Processing Industries, MSI’s Porta-Weigh Plus electronic crane scales deliver the performance and reliability you need on the deck or at the dock. Providing unrivaled accuracy, resolution and stability, the Porta-Weigh Plus family has proven itself in the roughest seas under the harshest conditions. Electronically, no other scale compares with the technology and versatility of the Porta-Weigh Plus. The MSI-4300 features a large 1.6 in (40mm) alphanumeric liquid crystal display with LED backlighting. Digital calibration and self-diagnostic circuitry allow simple and cost effective maintenance.

Where Weighing Meets Water

MSI 4260 M Crane Scale offered by Phillips Scales in Alaska.The new MSI-4260M Port-a-Weigh crane scale offered by Phillips Scales is the most robust scale on the market for Alaska marine and industrial weighing, able to capture weight with ± 0.1% accuracy with a standard 5,000 lb capacity.

An IP66 aluminum enclosure stands up to moisture in marine and washdown environments. Sensitive electronic components are sealed off and well-protected, including the MSI-4260M’s sleek and vibrant LCD display. Featuring programmable brightness control, the display ensures users have access to the weight data they need—in any light condition.

In highly regulated marine applications, meeting safety requirements is
crucial. The NTEP-Certified MSI-4260M features a 200% Safe and 500%
Ultimate Safety Factor, minimizing the risk of accidents from overloading. The MSI-4260M is built to perform reliably for every catch with extended battery life up to 1,000 hours whether your are in Bristol Bay or the Cook Inlet. A brightly lit battery display indicates when the unit is at 25%, 50%, 75% and full power. Timed auto-off and auto-sleep modes conserve power when the unit is not in use, meaning users are never surprised by a dead battery.

Choose equipment that works as hard as you do with the MSI-4260M crane scale, designed with dockside weighing in mind and call Phillips Scales today. (907) 344-2134

MSI-4260 Port-A-Weigh Crane Scale & MSI-4260 IS Intrinsically Safe Crane Scale – Standard Features

  • Crane unit with five-digit, 1.2 in (30 mm) LED display
  • Top lifting eye or shackle, bottom thrust bearing swivel hook
  • 12 volt rechargeable battery and universal 115/230 VAC, 50/60 Hz
  • Battery charger (NA plug standard​)
  • NTEP Certified configuration


Rugged remote control

RF modem install for connectivity

Substitute bottom swivel hook with shackle

Oversized top lifting eye for shackle and bottom hook

Universal direct power supply; 85-265 VAC, 47-440 Hz / 130-300 VDC

Wi-Fi and Bluetooth communication are available for specialty applications.

The MSI-9300 RF Crane Scale is designed to provide a rugged weight indicator and wireless data system for overhead weighing applications. The MSI-9300 merges state-of-the-art RF technology with the Porta-Weigh Plus crane scale architecture; providing both local and remote display capabilities. Combined with optional remote transceivers, the MSI-9300 offers advanced data gathering and networking suitable for process control, load monitoring and the remote data logging of all weight information..

All Porta-Weigh Plus electronics are shock mounted and sealed in the industry’s toughest, most rugged enclosure for years of dependable use without costly or complex maintenance concerns. Porta-Weigh Plus crane scales are available in a standard range of capacities with a host of standard scale features and options for your specific use.