Product Description

Detecto's model VET-70 Compact Digital Scale is an excellent durable, precise lightweight stainless steel scale for weighing small animals.

  • 70 lb / 31 kg maximum capacity
  • Brushed stainless steel 12" x 14" platform for long-lasting durability and easy wipe-down cleaning after animal weighing
  • Backlit bright-green LCD display offers 0.7" high digits that are easy to read
  • The scale's two buttons (ZERO/POWER and UNITS) make it simple to use
  • Included plug-in AC adapter and lightweight build allow for easy set-up and mobility
  • Unique StableSense digital filtering greatly reduces weight fluctuations resulting from animal movement, allowing for correct weights when dealing with active pets
  • Adjustable leveling feet
  • 2-year warranty


 Model VET-70

(1) 4-ft / 122-cm RS-232 serial cable, (1) AC power adapter,

and CD-ROM with operation manual and USB driver

70 lb x 0.2 lb / 31 kg x .01 kg
Platform Dimensions
12" x 14"

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

AC power adapter included (part no. 6800-1045)


5-digit, 7-segment, 0.875" high backlit bright green LCD

with 0.71" high digits


Stainless steel weighing platform,

ABS plastic indicator and mounting bracket

Steel base

Temperature Range
14°F to 104°F / -10°C to 40°C
Accuracy Class III
Certifications NTEP legal for trade certificate no. 14-057A1
Shipping Weight 26 lb
Country of Origin USA
UPC Code 809161204803


Manufacturer Detecto Scales
Latex Free Yes
Overall Length 12"
Overall Width 14"
Weight Capacity 70 Lbs
Country of Manufacture United States
Item Ships From Missouri



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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