Phidget - Scale Kit

  • $79.99
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*Note: This kit requires the Phidget Getting Started Kit or the Phidget - Classroom Bundle.

If you have already purchased a Phidget Getting Started kit, you do not need an additional one for this kit. 


Give your students tools, not toys! Phidgets are real-world sensors that make STEM education fun and practical.

With the Phidget Scale Kit, students can easily measure forces/weights using load cells. 

Grades 6+


The Phidget Scale Kit includes the following:

  • Scale assembly
  • Wheatstone Bridge Phidget
  • Load cells (780g, 5kg, 25kg)
  • All required cables and accessories

A 5kg load cell comes pre-installed in the scale assembly. Simply connect the wires from the load cell to your Wheatstone Bridge Phidget and start measuring weights/forces.

Programming Languages:

  • Desktop-based programming: Python, Java, C#, Swift
  • Browser-based programming: MakeCode (block-based, JavaScript/Python), Scratch (block-based)

Device Compatibility: 

Windows, macOS, Raspberry Pi (and other Linux distributions), Chromebooks, Android

  • iPhones and iPads are not supported at this time