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Weight Wrangler Mobile Livestock Scales

Weight Wrangler Mobile Livestock Scales

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Weight Wrangler Mobile Livestock Scales

Cardinal Scale’s mobile Weight Wrangler group animal scales provide a self-contained NTEP legal-for-trade weighing system that can be used on any firm surface with up to a 5% grade. The livestock scales include an integral air pump to easily lift and lower the trailer’s air bag suspension. Models come in 18-ft-long tandem axle or 13-ft-long single axle. The rubberized component deck and steel cattle pen enclosure with dual gates are all suspended at four points within a mobile base frame. The Weight Wrangler can weigh groups of cattle up to 15-20 head at a time (20,000 lb capacity). The scale includes weight indicator, ticket printer, and battery.


  • High-Quality X-Lug Composite Flooring for Livestock Stability and Assurance Included Standard

  • 3 Heavy-Duty Panels and Bows on 18-ft Models. Cardinal Scale’s Panel Construction is the Heaviest in the Mobile Cattle Scale Industry

  • Available in 13-ft-long Single Axle or 18-ft-long Tandem Axle Sizes

  • StableSense Digital Filtering Compensates for Animal Movement While Weighing to Provide Accurate Weights

  • Calculates Shrink Loss for Livestock Groups

  • Mobile Weighing Center Displays Head Count, Gross Weight, and Average Weight

  • Transactions Stored on USB Drive May be Summarized for Printing

  • Can Be Used on Any Firm Surface With up to a 5% Grade

  • Completely Self-Contained Mobile Animal Weighing

  • Self-Adjusting Electric Brakes Provide Ease of Maintenance

  • Semi-Grade Airbag Suspension Provides Smooth Towing and Handling During Transportation

  • High Under-Frame Clearance

  • Includes USB Port to Store Transactions

  • Includes Weight Indicator, Ticket Printer, and Battery

  • NTEP Legal for Trade for Commercial Transactions

  • Weigh Groups of Cattle up to 15-20 Head at a Time (20,000-lb Capacity)

  • Enclosed Scale Includes Two Cattle Gates

  • Durable Steel Cattle Pens with UV-Protected Baked-On Tan Powder Paint

  • Heavy-Duty Bumper Plates (1/2” thick)

  • Tail Lights and Reflectors Included Standard

  • Load Cell Junction Box with Additional Condensation Protection is Located Inside Battery Box for Ease of Adjustment

  • Adjustable Hitch Height Included Standard

  • Dual Gate Latch (optional)

  • Cattle Blind so the Operator Doesn’t Upset Livestock While Operating the Scale During the Weight Transaction

  • 12-Volt Battery Pack Included (recharged by towing vehicle)

  • Optional Solar Panel

  • Scale Comes Fully Assembled and Ready for Weighing Use


Capacity: Model LSM1513-MWC225P: 15,000 lb x 5 lb / Model LSM2018-MWC225P: 20,000 lb x 5 lb
Overall Dimensions: Model LSM1513-MWC225P: 13 ft L x 7 ft 4 in W x 8 ft 2 in H / Model LSM2018-MWC225P: 18 ft 5 in L x 7 ft 4 in W x 8 ft 2 in H
Includes: 225 weight indicator, CTP-1 ticket printer, and 12-volt battery
Port: USB for transaction storage on portable USB drive
Tilt Angle: Up to 5% in any direction (maximum allowed by NTEP)
Paint: UV-protected, baked-on tan powder paint
Flooring: X-lug hIgh-quality rubberized non-slip composite flooring with predefined floor plank seams in the scale deck prohibit debris from compiling underneath
Digital Filtering: StableSENSE® digital filtering that filters the weight signal to produce a stable weight display in spite of motion on the scale platform due to animal movement
Country of Origin: USA
NTEP Certificate of Conformance: Certificate number 16-042 (legal for trade)
Accuracy Class: III / IIIL
Options: Collector Panel Mount Bow (qty. 1), Horse Risers, Dual Latch Gate, and Solar Panels
Power Requirements: 12V automotive type battery (battery included)
Deck Height: 6 inches when in weigh mode for easy step-in
Indicator LIvestock Functions: Shrink loss, current head count, gross weight, average weight, and previous and total head count, gross weight, and average weight
Inclinometer: Included with scale and detects scale angle to determine if angle is out of acceptable tolerance for weighing (blanks out if out of NTEP tolerance - up to 5% tilt angle)
Indicator Display: 240 x 64 pixel (5 in W x 1.33 in H / 127 mm W x 34 mm H) monochrome graphics LCD with white LED backlight and visible in direct sunlight
Keypad: 60 key color-coded keypad with QWERTY keys plus four soft keys and 13 function keys
Air Pump: Integral air pump to lift and lower trailer air bag suspension
Load Cells: NTEP stainless steel model ZX-10000 tension load cells
Gates: Two swing gates included
Printer: Cardinal Scale model CTP-1 dot matrix ticket printer included in mobile weigh center for NTEP legal-for-trade ticket printing of transactions
Brakes: Electric brakes (4)
Shipping Weights: LSM2018-MWC225P: 6,000 lb; LSM1513-MWC225P: 4,200 lb
Speed Limit: 35 mph (classified as a farm implement)

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