SR Scales Introduces New, Extra-large Hospital Stretcher Scale

Space-saving Wall Mount Design Provides Flexible Weighing Options for Busy Hospital Caregivers

Tonawanda, NY - July 31, 2017 - SR Instruments, a leading manufacturer of purpose-built scales for hospitals, medical facilities, and long-term care centers, announced today the availability of a new, extra-large platform scale for hospitals and other healthcare facilities.

The new SR7020i is a multi-purpose scale that provides advanced features in an easy-to-use, space-saving wall mount design. With a weight capacity of 1,000 pounds, the innovative SR7020i can support ambulatory and semi-ambulatory patients who use canes or walkers, as well as patients who are confined to wheelchairs or hospital stretchers.

Key features of the new SR7020i include:

  • Low profile, space-saving design
  • Ready to use - always on, auto-zero, and auto-weigh
  • Extra-large weighing surface of 38" x 58" accommodates wheelbases of large hospital stretchers
  • Gas springs enable easy raising and lowering of scale platform
  • Optional built-in thermal printer or EHR output
  • Digital readout with memory functions
  • 1,000 pound capacity
  • Four year warranty

Hospital purchasing directors, biomedical engineers, healthcare design architects, and nursing supervisors needing more information on the SR7020i can view the product datasheet at Additional products in the SR Scales' line of medical scales can be found at

SR Instruments will be demonstrating a number of its medical scales at several upcoming events including:

  • ASHE, August 6-9, 2017 in Indianapolis, IN, booth 1328
  • ACHA/NCAL October 15-17, 2017 in Las Vegas, NV, booth 238

About SR Instruments, Inc.(
SR Instruments is a manufacturer of purpose-built scales as well as OEM and ODM solutions that address critical weighing and data management requirements for multiple industries. The company's flagship product line, SR Scales, provides highly-accurate weighing systems for healthcare, veterinary, zoological, and waterparks. The company's innovative design capabilities provide leading-edge solutions for efficiently gathering and managing weight data for end users to make better decisions. The company manages the complete process of customizing scales; from initial design concepts and prototyping to manufacturing. Headquartered in the greater Buffalo, NY region, SR Instruments designs and manufactures SR Scales in the USA.


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Will Smith
Director, Marketing & Business Development
SR Instruments