spring scale

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Noun1.spring scale - a balance that measure weight by the tension on a helical springspring scale - a balance that measure weight by the tension on a helical spring
balance - a scale for weighing; depends on pull of gravity
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The retention strength values in grams were recorded by using spring scale.
The toughness of bulbils and leaves was estimated with a leaf penetrometer constructed from a scale (Pesola Light Line Spring Scale, Pesola AG, Baar, Switzerland) attached to a steel probe with a blunt 0.
Use a handheld spring scale to weigh your hive, and if it weighs more than this amount, you can remove the excess honey for your use.
We attached a recording spring scale to a mussel by placing a hook through a hole drilled in the exposed posterior lip of the shell.
I stood on the jack and had a student pull a spring scale attached to the jack lever.
The normal tension condition was accomplished by pulling the Velcro straps with a spring scale to a force level of 12 lb (~54 N) and latching them into place at this force level.
We created two assessments that required a single class period to complete: a study of paper-towel absorption and a study of a spring scale.
Yes, they could weigh the objects or use a spring scale.
Spring scale growth of sockeye salmon after the regime shift was relatively high immediately after entry of sockeye salmon into Bristol Bay and during their third year at sea, but spring growth was relatively low during the second year.
The receptacle tension tester, which is an adaptation of a simple spring scale, provides quantitative data on contact tension.
The combined weight of the head, hide, and feet was then measured using a spring scale and added to the carcass weight to arrive at the field dressed weight.
The final step in correct tensioning is to use a push-type tension tester, a pull-type scale, a spring scale, or a commercial gauge such as a Borroughs, to set the drive at the required tension.