Product Description

Where space is limited, there is still room for Detecto's APEX-RI Series Scales with Remote Indicators and their versatile measurement features!

  • High 600 lb / 300 kg capacity
  • Extra-wide, flat platform measuring 17" W x 17" D x 2.75" H
  • High-tech, smart-phone-style indicator for easy utilization with 6 simple buttons and a bold LCD display for large readouts
  • The 6 ft cable from the scale base to indicator allows you to place the display wherever it’s easiest to read
  • With the integral carrying handle, compact size, and minimal weight, the apex® scale is easily transported wherever needed
  • The lift-off apex® platform cover may be removed for easy wipe-down cleaning or to quickly replace the 12 AA batteries
  • Textured platform surface for weighing traction and user safety
  • 0.75-inch-high clinical-blue LCD weight readouts
  • Units Locking into Pounds or Kilograms
  • Body Mass Index calculation
  • Weight and height displayed onscreen simultaneously
  • Automatically locks on weight temporarily for a few seconds in order to easily view and record measurement
  • Power-up zero
  • StableSENSE® adjustable filtering
  • Battery power level indicator
  • 1 RS232 serial ports, 1 micro USB-B port, and HL7 IEEE 11073 compliance
  • 12 AA battery power (batteries not included) or AC Adapter (included on -AC models)
  • Wi-Fi/Bluetooth models are available (select -C models) with the protocol available upon request
  • Ready to use right out of the box with no assembly needed
  • Wall-mount or desktop mounting bracket included
  • 2-year warranty


 Model APEX-RI

With Remote


With Remote

Indicator & AC


With Remote

Indicator, &


With Remote



& AC Adapter

Capacity 600 lb x 0.2 lb / 300 kg x 0.1 kg (lb or kg selected upon initialization at start-up)
Platform Size 17 in W x 17 in D x 2.75 in H
AC Adapter   Yes   Yes
Bluetooth/Wi-Fi     Yes Yes
Weighing/Height Units Pounds/Inch (lb, in) or Kilograms/Centimeters (kg, cm)

12 AA cell Alkaline, Ni-Cad or NiMH batteries (not included)

or optional 100-240 VAC 50/60Hz 12 VDC 1A wall plug-in UL/CSA listed

AC power adapter (DETECTO part number 6800-1047 with multi-pin-input,

snap-in choices for US, UK, EU, Australia, and Japan)

Ports (1) RS232 serial ports and (1) micro USB-B port
Device Connectivity

HL7 IEEE 11073 compliant (standard)

Wi-Fi/Bluetooth BLE models also available (protocol available upon request)


Mechanical switch type with 6 buttons

(Power, Lock/Release, Zero, BMI/Enter, Up Arrow, Down Arrow)

Cable Length 6 ft / 1.8 m (from scale base to indicator)
Display Type Dual-row, seven-segment, clinical-blue LCD
Number of Characters

Weight: 5 digit, 0.75 in (19 mm) high

Height/BMI: 4 digit, 0.4 in (10 mm) high

Operating Environment

Operating Temperature Range: 14 to 104°F (-10 to +40°C)

Humidity: 0 to 90% non-condensing

Digital Filtering StableSENSE® adjustable filtering
Country of Origin USA
Net Weight 25 lbs
Shipping Weight 31 lbs
UPC Code 809161304107 809161304206 809161322408 809161322507


Manufacturer Detecto Scales
Latex Free Yes
Actual Product Weight 25 Lbs
Overall Height 2.75"
Overall Width 17"
Overall Length 17"
Weight Capacity 600 lb / 300 kg
Country of Manufacture United States
Item Ships From Missouri


(Size: 4.3 MB)
(Size: 3.4 MB)



Detecto Scale warrants its equipment to be free from defects in material and workmanship as follows:

  • Detecto warrants to the original purchaser only that it will repair or replace any part of equipment which is defective in material or workmanship for a period of two (2) years from date of shipment. Detecto shall be the sole judge of what constitutes a defect.
  • During the first ninety (90) days Detecto may choose to replace the product at no charge to the buyer upon inspection of the returned item.
  • After the first ninety (90) days, upon inspection of the returned item, Detecto will repair or replace it with a remanufactured product. The customer is responsible for paying for the freight both ways.


This warranty does not apply to peripheral equipment not manufactured by Detecto; this equipment will be covered by certain manufacturer’s warranty only.


This warranty does not include replacement of expendable or consumable parts. This does not apply to any item which has deteriorated or damaged due to wear, accident, misuse, abuse, improper line voltage, overloading, theft, lightning, fire, water or acts of God, or due to extended storage or exposure while in purchaser’s possession. This warranty does not apply to maintenance service. Purchased parts will have a ninety (90) day repair or replacement warranty only.


Conditions Which Void Limited Warranty

This warranty shall not apply to equipment which:

A.) Has been tampered with, defaced, mishandled or has had repairs and modifications not authorized by Detecto.

B.) Has had serial number altered, defaced, or removed.

C.) Has not been properly grounded according to Detecto’s recommended procedure.


A valid return authorization number must be obtained within 30 days of item receipt. Returned merchandise must be in new, undamaged condition and all return shipments must be prepaid. A minimum 25% restocking fee will be deducted.


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