Product Description

DETECTO’s Folding Portable Digital Wheelchair Scale with Handrail 6560 is a multi-purpose clinical scale for wheelchair weighing and it also features an elegant, curved handrail that provides patient stability while weighing standing. By sliding the release levers, the columns easily fold down and lock for fast-and-easy transport and vertical storage. Enjoy the time-saving benefits of this scale by using the convenient pushbutton or keypad tare to remove the wheelchair weight.

  • 1000 lb / 450 kg Capacity
  • Elegant, curved handrail for patient stability while weighing standing on the platform
  • Easily-collapsible column with quick release lever and latch securely for easy transport and vertical fold-up storage requiring minimal floor space
  • Spacious 32" x 36" and low profile 2.20" high platform for easy patient accessibility
  • Two-way built-in ramps for accessibility from both sides
  • Ramps rest on floor for easier patient access
  • Two guide handles and two wheels for vertical transport mode
  • The 6560's MedVue® weight indicator is the clinical industry's most advanced, featuring EMR/EHR-ready serial, USB, and optional Wi-Fi & Ehernet connectivity, BMI calculation, yellow "quick keys" for basic weighing, and a multiline LCD display
  • Using the convenient push-button or keypad tare which allows you to remove the wheelchair weight, so that only the patient weight is displayed, all in one pass
  • Powered by 6 C batteries (not included) for easy mobility or optional AC adapter
  • 2-year warranty

Please Note: This item ships motor freight carrier. During the checkout process you will be required to indicate whether your facility requires liftgate or inside delivery services. (These services are described on our shipping information page.) In the order comments please include a name & phone number for the delivery point of contact. Please also include receiving hours and any other delivery requirements or instructions. If additional services necessitate an additional fee, you will be contacted by Customer Service. If you have questions about the motor freight delivery process please contact Customer Service prior to placing your order.



AC Adapter NOT


AC Adapter


Capacity 1,000 lb x 0.2 lb / 450 kg x 0.1 kg
Platform Size 32" L x 36" W x 2.2" H
Ramp Size (Each) 36" W x 7.9" L

6 C cell Alkaline, Ni-Cad or NiMH batteries (not included)

OR 12 VDC 1.25A wall plug-in AC power adapter,

Detecto part number MV1PWR (included with -AC models listed above)

Weight Indicator MedVue® Model MV1
LCD Display Dimensions 3.5" W x 3" H backlit blue LCD
Resolution 5000 divisions, max.
Display 5 digit, 7 segment, 78/" high LCD weight digits
Keypad 19 key, color-coded, sealed membrane
Connectivity RS232 serial, USB and optional wired and Wi-Fi Ethernet
Operating Temperature 14 to 104°F / -10 to +40°C
Guide Handles 2 included
Transport Wheels 2 included
Country of Origin USA
Net Weight 116 lbs 117 lbs
Shipping Weight Approx. 126 lbs Approx. 127 lbs
UPC Code 809161302202 809161317008


Manufacturer Detecto Scales
Latex Free Yes
Weight Capacity 1000 lb / 450 kg
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.


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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