Industry's highest capacity, 1,000 pounds!

Instant on, no buttons to push

Wide platform with gentle pitched corners, perfect for those limited mobility

Rugged design for years of constant use in high traffic environments

Digital outputs are EMR ready

Wireless options include ANT and WiFi


The Tanita PH-740is the next generation in acute care scales. This handrail scale incorporates state-of-the-art technology within the most user-friendly package in the industry. With a capacity of 1,000 lb (450 kg), this scale can accommodate nearly every clinical need. Its extra-wide, low-profile platform make it perfectly suited for patients that have trouble stepping up and onto traditional physician scales. The built-in height rod and automatic BMI calculator are real time savers.

Requiring no tools for assembly, the modular design makes for simple on-site assembly and service, should you ever need it. Plus, the PH-740 is equipped with casters for easy mobility.

Finally, multiple outputs can accommodate most EMR applications.  Wireless options include ANT and Wifi.

Max. Capacity
Computer Interface
Platform Dimensions
1,000 lb (450 kg) 0.2 lb (100g) 2.4" x 3.9"
2 line LCD
RS-232, USB-B 22.5" x 26.3" x 1.5"
Unit WeightPower Supply
62 lb 4 x AA Batteries (not included) | DC6V 200mA adapter (included)
  • Weight function
  • BMI function
  • Equipped with casters for easy mobility
  • Mechanical height rod: 25" - 84" (0.25" increments) | 64 - 214 cm (0.5 cm increments)
  • Output: RS-232C and USB (type B)
  • Max. capacity: 1,000 lb (450 kg)
  • Graduation: .2 lb (100g)
  • Display dimensions: 2.4" x 3.9" 2-line LCD
  • Platform dimensions: 22.5" x 26.3" x 1.5"
  • Unit dimensions: 31.6" x 31.9" x 53.8"
  • Unit weight: 62 lb
  • Power supply: 4 x AA batteries (not included) | DC6V 200mA adapter (included)

Software Capability

Optional Accessory: Radio Wireless Adapter

Optional Accessory: Tanita WiFi Radio Wireless Network Adapter


Optional Accessory: Tanita Health Ware

Optional Accessory: RS-232 Straight Cable (Male-Female)

Optional Accessory: USB Cable