In the world of motorsports, a pound of weight variance on any corner of your car can be the difference in finishing last or standing in victory lane. In some divisions, it may even be the difference in being legal or disqualified in post-race inspection.
The bottom line is there’s no room for guessing. As a result, it’s no big surprise one of the most important tools in your arsenal is your scale apparatus.
For more than 35 years, Intercomp Company has been serving the weighing and measuring industry. It is the world’s largest manufacturer of portable weighing and measurement products, producing high-quality products at competitive prices.
While Intercomp has long since established its presence as the industry standard in the racing community, its reach goes much farther. Customers in aerospace, transportation, law enforcement, and numerous other industries know Intercomp’s products provide reliable solutions for the most exacting applications.
Headquartered in Medina, Minnesota, with ISO 9001:2008 registered manufacturing facilities there and in the United Kingdom and an ever-expanding worldwide network of dealers, Intercomp Company is positioned to provide products and services for most any weighing operation. Their state-of-the-art manufacturing and calibration facility in Minnesota features a full-service center and knowledgeable technicians providing complete service, support, and certification for all Intercomp products.
Intercomp is known the world over as an industry leader, providing high quality, high performance scale solutions, superior customer service, and innovative new products – including RFX Wireless Weighing Technology.
Intercomp’s industry leading, field-proven, RFX Weighing Technology is the most advanced wireless weighing technology of its kind and has been used by champions in all forms of racing. In the fast-paced world of motorsports, no one likes to settle for second-best. This is why practically every major North American race-sanctioning body uses Intercomp as their official tech scale.
Intercomp manufactures the industry’s first billet 2.5-inch (64mm) low-profile scale pad with 1,500-pound (700kg) pad capacity. All Intercomp scale pads are manufactured from billet aluminum on high-precision CNC machining and turning centers to maintain the tightest tolerances and finest product finish available. All Intercomp load cells and scale systems are tested and calibrated to the regulations set forth by the National Institute of Standards and Technology. These regulations include: temperature range, accuracy, repeatability, humidity, R.F.I./E.M.I. interference, and permanence. Accuracy is ± 0.1% of applied load or ±1 graduation, whichever is greater on every scale system.
Intercomp is constantly looking to make the experience for their customer more flexible and free. This has led to upgrades that include a cable-free, hand-held indicator. However, the advantages don’t stop there as Intercomp offers another industry first. The data can also be analyzed wirelessly on your laptop, tablet or smart phone via Intercomp’s signature Race Weigh Software.
These wireless capabilities extend up to 200 feet from the base unit, which allows the user the ability to be relatively anywhere in his or her shop and still have full access to this ever-so-important data.
Not only does Intercomp produce industry-leading technology, but they do it on American soil. The company is family-owned and operated. Its employees are the driving force behind the company’s excellence. Intercomp’s team of electrical, software, and weight engineers have years of proven-technical expertise and creative-thinking ability, and are constantly looking at the latest technology, standards and innovations.
From sales to customer support, Intercomp takes great pride in the service it provides its much-valued customers. Their technology speaks for itself, but Intercomp goes the extra mile to guarantee that their top-notch employees exceed your expectations to meet your specific needs.
The bottom line is Intercomp has grown to be the successful company it is today due to diligent work and great staff. More than 35 years of excellence doesn’t lie. When it comes to weighing and measurement tools for your racing program, there is truly only one choice.