6500, Portable

Availability: In Stock

DETECTO’s versatile 6500 portable, low-profile wheelchair scale features a high 1,000-lb/450-kg capacity, two-way easy-access ramps, flexible cable remote display for tabletop or wall-mount viewing, 2.2-in/5.6-cm thin platform for easy accessibility, 0.2-lb/0.1-kg clinical accuracy, black rubber mat for traction, two guide handles and two wheels for vertical transport mode, and 32 in x 36 in / 81 cm x 91 cm platform size. Despite their size, these wheelchair scales are amazingly easy to handle. Since the display is connected to the scale by a long coiled cable that extends up to 14 ft / 4.2 m, it can be positioned where the healthcare professional can most easily read the results. The 6500 comes with the MedVue multifunctional indicator with alphanumeric keypad and RS232 and USB ports (optional Wi-Fi and Welch Allyn connectivity). Displays Height, Weight, and Body Mass Index onscreen simultaneously.


6500 Capacity: 1,000 lb x 0.2 lb / 450 kg x 0.1 kg
6500KGEU Capacity: 300 kg x 0.1 kg or 350 kg x 0.2 k
Platform Size: 32 in x 36 in x 2.2 in / 81 cm x 91 cm x 5.6 cm
Ramp Size: 36 in (91.4 cm) W x 7.9 in (20.2 cm) L each
Cable Length: 6 ft / 1.8 m coiled cable, 14 ft / 4.2 m fully extended (from scale to indicator)
Power: Optional model MV1PWR AC adapter or 6 C batteries (not included)
LCD Digits: 0.9 in / 22 mm high LCD, 5 digit, 7 segment
Connectivity: RS232 serial, USB and optional wired and Wi-Fi Ethernet
Operating Temperature: 14 to 104 ºF / -10 to +40 ºC
Net Weight: 112 lb / 50 kg
Shipping Weight: 115 lb / 52 kg
Guide Handles: 2 included
Transport Wheels: 2 included
Country of Origin: USA
UPC Code: 809161139204
Indicator Dimensions: 9.8 in W x 6.8 in H x 1.8 in D / 24.9 cm W x 17.2 cm H x 4.6 cm D


  • 1000 lb/450 kg Capacity
  • 2-Way Easy Access Ramps
  • 6 C Batteries (Not Included)
  • Black Rubber Mat for Traction
  • BMI Calculation
  • Coiled Cable Remote Display Extends up to 14 ft/4 m
  • EMR/EHR Ready
  • Integral Wheels Ease Transport
  • Low-Profile 2 inch/56 mm High Platform
  • OIML EC Class III Model Available
  • Ramps Rest On Floor for Easier Patient Access
  • Spacious 32 in x 36 in / 81 cm x 91 cm Platform
  • Versatile Indicator Bracket for Tabletop or Wall-Mount
  • Vertical Mode for Transport and Storage
  • Wi-Fi and Ethernet Optional


6400 / 6500 / 6600 / BRW1000 Wheelchair Scales Bulletin

Bulletin for DETECTO’s portable, high-capacity, low-profile wheelchair scales with integral guide handles and wheels.

EMR/EHR Connectivity Flyer

Flyer for all DETECTO scales using the MedVue indicator illustrating the EMR/EHR connectivity features.