Nimbus NBL 1602e Precision Scale from Adam Equipment

Readability (mg) 10
Capacity (g) 1600
Stabilization Time (sec) 3
Repeatability (mg) 20
Pan Size (mm) 160
Internal Calibration No
RS-232 Yes
Bluetooth No
PS2 No
WiFi No
Ethernet No
Display Alpha Numeric LCD
Mobile App No

With a plethora of choices available when procuring a 10mg readability Precision Scale, Lab.Equipment can cut the frills for you! Learn how the Adam Equipment NBL 1602e suits your needs. If it does not make your cut, go over our review, FAQ, and comparison of the NBL 1602e to other Precision Scales below to find the best lab balance unit for your requirements.

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How accurate and sensitive is the Adam Equipment NBL 1602e Precision Scale in comparison with other 10mg readability balances available?

NBL 1602e Readability

With a readability of 10mg, the NBL 1602e can handle most simple weighing tasks within your lab. The NBL 1602e is part of the Adam Equipment Nimbus series ideal for applications like laboratory testing and chemical analysis.

How precise is the NBL 1602e Precision Scale against other 10mg readability balances?

NBL 1602e Repeatability

The NBL 1602e offers 20mg repeatability. Frequently expressed as standard deviation and important to constantly producing the same results when the same weight is placed on the lab balance multiple times, repeatability is one factor that can affirm accuracy and validity.

What is the response time of the NBL 1602e Precision Scale contrary to other 10mg readability balances?

NBL 1602e Stabilization Time

The time that the NBL 1602e balance takes to stabilize from the time you put your sample on it and displays results is 3.0 seconds.

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How do you calibrate the NBL 1602e?

Avoid notable changes when it comes to measuring results. Easily calibrate the Adam Equipment NBL 1602e thanks to its intuitive .

What size of samples can I weigh on a NBL 1602e with a 10mg readability range?

NBL 1602e Pan Size

With a 160mm maximum diameter pan size

Weighing Capacity

With a weighing capacity of 1,600g, the NBL 1602e can handle quite larger samples compared to other models.

Other significant features of the Adam Equipment NBL 1602e Precision Scale

NBL 1602e Display Screen

With the high-resolution Alpha Numeric display, you can record measurements without the need to have the NBL 1602e wired to a computer.

Accreditations of the Adam Equipment NBL 1602e Precision Scale

The NBL 1602e is compliant to ISO, GLP regulations.

Frequently Asked Questions for the NBL 1602e Precision Scale:

Will the NBL 1602e connect to your printer?

Since the NBL 1602e does have a USB cable port, you can connect it to a printer. If you already have an RS232 printer, it will also work on the included RS232 port of the NBL 1602e.

Can the NBL 1602e be connected to my lab's network?

The NBL 1602e does not have a built in Wi-Fi. Unfortunately the NBL 1602e is also lacking an ethernet port, so you are unable to connect it to your wired LAN as well.

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Durable and reliable, Nimbus precision balances deliver a full breadth of readabilities ranging from 1mg to 0.1g. Innovative design enables a compact footprint, so it occupies minimal space but retains a high level of performance. The single-piece construction offers greater stability, producing highly repeatable results. The weighing sensor in the Nimbus is crafted from a single block, and contains fewer parts than a traditional force motor balance. This optimized internal mechanism is fabricated using hardened materials, helping the Nimbus tolerate rigorous laboratory use. Efficiency in the mechanics, plus improved processing power of the electronics, leads to excellent performance.


  • Color-coded keys facilitate quick recognition of the most frequently used buttons

  • Level indicator and adjustable feet ensure proper balance setup for optimum weighing results

  • Removable draft shield on models with 0.001g readability helps to reduce errors caused by air currents

  • Robust metal housing protects internal components in harsh environments

  • Sealed keypad protects against dirt and spills

  • USB and RS-232 interfaces provide speedy communication with computers and printers

  • Large, grade 304 stainless steel pan allows swift cleaning

  • Vivid, backlit LCD easily visible in any lighting conditions

  • Lockdown device to secure balance


  • External calibration allows for verification and adjustment with weights

  • Printouts include date and time for data tracking within Good Laboratory Practices (GLP) guidelines

  • Selectable digital filtering helps minimize effects of vibration and disturbances

  • Zero-tracking feature ensures display returns to zero reading

  • Multilingual display permits use in various regions


  • Vivid, backlit LCD easily visible in any lighting conditions


  • AC adapter included

Since the 1970’s, the Adam Equipment Company has been proving its credibility across the globe through high-quality and economical weighing equipment for a spectrum of industries. One of the trusted names in the market and ISO 9001 certified, Adam Equipment manufactures a range of leading-edge weighing instruments including analytical balances, compact balances, counting scales, and veterinary scales with 2-year warranty for scientific, industrial, medical, and educational sectors to mention a few. From its headquarters located in the United Kingdom, the company has expanded its facilities and operations across Europe, North America, Asia, Africa, and Australia.

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Ethernet: No
Mobile App: No
[Lab Balance] Bluetooth: No
[Lab Balance] Capacity (g): 1600
[Lab Balance] Display: Alpha Numeric LCD
[Lab Balance] GCP: No
[Lab Balance] GLP: Yes
[Lab Balance] GMP: No
[Lab Balance] ISO: Yes
[Lab Balance] Internal Calibration: No
[Lab Balance] PS2: No
[Lab Balance] Pan Size (mm): 160
[Lab Balance] RS-232: Yes
[Lab Balance] Readability (mg): 10
[Lab Balance] Repeatability (mg): 20
[Lab Balance] Stabilization Time (sec): 3
[Lab Balance] USB: Yes
[Lab Balance] WiFi: No

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