Escali Argenta Digital Kitchen Scale User Manual

Rgenta, Escali, Precision weighing solutions

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Thank you for purchasing an


Digital Scale.

Please read the following operation information to ensure the
proper function of your new scale.

Before use

Your scale is equipped with one easy to use all feature operating button.
This button is located on the front of the scale, right from the display. With
this button, you control all normal operating features; On, Off, and Tare.

How to weigh:

1) Turn the scale on. All display segments will appear for approximately 2

seconds before resetting to zero.

2) Place item gently on the platform.

How to use the “Tare” feature:

This feature allows the display to be reset to zero after you weigh an item
in a container or bowl. It shows the weight of additional items as if you
were to weigh them separately.

1) Turn the scale on.
2) Place the container, without the item, gently on the platform.
3) Press the operating button, and the weight of the container will be

removed. The display value will reset to “0g/0oz”.

4) Gently add the item to the container. The display will show the weight

of the item only.

5) Repeat step 3 and 4 when adding more items to the container.

How to clear the “Tare” feature:

1) Remove all items from the platform.
2) Press the operating button, and the display value will reset to “0g/0oz”.
3) The scale is reset. You can continue with normal operating.

Additional Information

1) Make sure your scale is at room temperature and on a stable

horizontal surface free of vibration

2) This scale is not waterproof. Do not expose to moisture
3) As this scale is a precision instrument, it must be handled with

extreme care. Avoid rough treatment, shaking or vibration

4) Do not disassemble this scale or the warranty will be void
5) The display value may be affected by electromagnetic disturbances

such as operating near a radio. If this occurs, move the device that is
causing the disturbance and turn the scale off and restart.

Battery Replacement/Installation:

Replace the batteries when the LCD display reads “bAtt”.
1) Remove the battery door
2) Install two new 3-volt lithium batteries
3) Replace the battery door.

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Precision Weighing Solutions



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Turning off your scale:

Your scale will automatically turn of after 2 minutes of non-use. You
can also manually turn of the scale by holding the Operating button
down for approximately 3 seconds.

Changing the Weighing Mode:

Your scale can weigh Pounds/Ounces or Grams. You can simply
change the weighing mode before you operate the scale.

1) Turn the scale on.
2) Press the Kg/Lb switch located on the bottom of your scale to

change to Pounds/Ounces or Grams.

3) Your scale will keep the last used weighing mode in memory and

will return automatically to this mode when you turn the scale on.

Do not place overweight items on the scale

Weighing items over the maximum weight capacity will cause an
overload “EEEE” error to display. Immediately remove overweight
items to avoid causing damage to your scale.

Power Source:
two 3-volt lithium batteries


7.5" x 6" x 1.5" (19.5cm x 16cm x 4cm)


⅛ oz. < 2 Lb, ¼ oz > 2 Lb

2 gr. < 1 Kg, 5 gr. > 1 Kg.


5 Lb / 2000 Gram

Weight Modes: Pounds/Ounces or Grams

Auto Shut Off: Turns off after 2 minutes of non-use



Manufacturer’s five (5) year warranty, see for full details.