Product Description

Built specifically for weighing obese and unsteady patients!

  • The 6868's unique design features a flip-up padded seat for weighing in a standing or seated position
  • Heavy-duty, yet lightweight, the scales' balanced design make them easy to tip back and transport on its hard, large diameter, heavy-duty rubber wheels
  • The compact design permits the scales to fit through 32" doorways
  • Padded foam hand grips & extra-wide, non-skid platform add comfort and assurance when weighing
  • The battery-powered, LCD display features easy-to-use Body Mass Index calculation
  • Lock/Release key for viewing weight after the patient steps off the scale
  • Automatic Shutoff and Sleep modes conserve battery life
  • EMR/EHR ready via the scale's RS232 serial port
1000 lb x 0.2 lb / 450 kg x 0.1 kg
Overall Dimensions
32.3" W x 39.3" D x 44" H
Platform Dimensions
32" W x 33.7" D x 2.4" H
Aluminum and stainless steel
Optional model 6800-1045 AC adapter OR 6 AA batteries (not included)
Indicator Display
Extra large, 0.75" high LCD digits
Indicator Keypad Membrane type with 5 keys and 4 directional arrows
Indicator Buttons

Zero, Units, Lock/Release, On/Off, BMI/Enter, Print, Arrow Keys

RS232 serial port
Net Weight
80 lbs


Manufacturer Detecto Scales
Weight Capacity 1000 lb
Country of Manufacture United States
Item Ships From Missouri


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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.

Freight Shipping

Please Note: This item ships via motor freight carrier. Shipping fees often have to be re-quoted when purchasing this item. Our website estimates freight charges based on delivery to a location with a truck height dock. Examples of additional services include liftgate service, inside delivery, call ahead service, or limited access. If you would like to know the total delivery charges in advance of placing an order, we recommend requesting a quote for this item prior to placing your order. At quote or order submission, please make note of your receiving hours and specific delivery needs. Customer Service will reach out to you if additional details are needed. If you have questions about the motor freight delivery process please contact Customer Service.


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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