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Hi all, i am looking for a good affordable set of digital scales. I have looked at the Berkley 65lb scales and the Rapala 50lb scales. If anybody could come up with any other good suggestions, or even better provide prices or a link to buy them that would be most appreciated.
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Just bumping this one up .... has anyone actually bought/used the Rapala digital scales?

At the price they are going for I am tempted to part with a bit of my hard earned if they are any good

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Hi Nigel i ended up buying the Rapala Pro Guide digital scales of eBay, I think they were around £17 sent. They are pretty accurate and easy to use and have a permanent place in my box. They look very similar to the berkley ones and i cant see there been much difference between the two.
 

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[FONT=Tahoma, Arial]I bought a set of WESTBOAO Professional Digital Scales from Tackle Bargains last year £30 and they have been OK.

http://www.tacklebargains.co.uk/acatalog/Fishing_Scales.html

However, they seem a bit heavy in batteries CR2032 button batteries - 2 sets/year or so. Can buy these batteries on eBay quite cheaply in packs of 20.

Also, like a lot of things at Tackle Bargains you will find it quite a bit cheaper elsewhere.

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leave the berkley ones alone. we opened around 7 boxes in the shop one day and each gave a different reading, up to a known weight of 7.5lb showing almost 10 on the scales. save the money and get the fox specimen digi's. imo the best around atm


edited because i forgot to show which ones i meant
http://www.britnett-carver.co.uk/ericsangling/prods/148.html

you can get them around £50 if you look around though
 
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