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Z6R Bending Beam Load Cell – Robust, Easy to Clean, Compatible with Z6

The legal-for-trade Z6R bending beam load cell has been designed for maximum capacities ranging from 20 to 200 kg and is mechanically and electrically compatible with the proven Z6 load cell developed by HBM that has set standards worldwide. The Z6R eclipses the market standard and guarantees peak performance in applications with high requirements for hygiene or in harsh environments.

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The stainless-steel enclosure is very robust and withstands extreme mechanical stress and aggressive media. The protected, dirt-repellent design without gaps or edges allows its use in food processing, production of pharmaceuticals or packaging of building materials, because the load cell is easy to clean and liquids roll right off.

Z6R reduces downtime and guarantees precise weighing in harsh environments, regardless of whether it is used in packaging machinery or batching scales. A real benefit for scale manufacturers and system operators!

Get the Z6R on your team to assure the continuity of your production!

  • Maximum capacity: 20 kg / 50 kg / 100 kg / 200 kg
  • Accuracy class (OIML): D1, C3
  • Approvals and certificates: OIML, IECEx, ATEX



Tough performer

  • Degree of protection: IP68/IP69K
  • Enclosure made of stainless steel
  • Withstands aggressive media such as cleaning agents
  • Explosion-proof versions are available
  • EMC tested
  • Withstands high-pressure cleaners

Precise results even in harsh environments

No corners and no edges

  • Dirt-repellent design without gaps or edges
  • Hermetically sealed
  • Electropolished surface
  • Liquids roll right off

Easy to clean: Suitable for applications with strict requirements for hygiene and for use in dusty environments

Remains true to itself

  • The dimensions are identical to those of the Z6 load cell
  • Moreover, the Z6 and the Z6R are electrically compatible. Replacement is easy

Reduced setup and downtime, due to easy integration and a long service life

Product Literature

Title / DescriptionLanguage
Data Sheets
Z6R - Caractéristiques technique French
Z6R - Data sheet English
Z6R - Datenblatt German
Z6R - Folha de dados Portuguese
Z6R - Hoja de especificaciones Spanish
Z6R - Prospetto dati Italian
Z6R - Технический паспорт Russian
Z6R - 데이터 시트 Korean
Z6R - データシート Japanese
Z6R - 数据表 Chinese
Z6R-P - 데이터 시트

New - load cell with build-in plug M12x1

Z6R-P - Caractéristiques techniques French
Z6R-P - Data Sheet

New - load cell with build-in plug M12x1

Z6R-P - Datenblatt German
Z6R-P - Folha de dados Portuguese
Z6R-P - Hoja de características Spanish
Z6R-P - Prospetto dati Italian
Z6R-P - 數據表 Chinese
HBM weighing technology for industry - Brochure English
Industrielle Wägetechnik von HBM - Broschüre German
Tecnologia di pesatura industriale della HBM - Opuscolo Italian
Operating Manuals
Z6R - руководство Russian
Z6R/ Z6R-P - Operating Manual English, German, French
EU-Baumusterprüfbescheinigung – BVS 13 ATEX E 108 X German
EU-Type Examination Certificate – BVS 13 ATEX E 108 X English
NEPSI Certificate English, Chinese
Z6R - OIML Certificate of conformity English
Z6R - Test Certificate English
Declaration of Conformity
Z6F, Z6R - EU Declaration of Conformity Multilanguage
Explosion Protection: Declaration of Conformity
C16/C2/U2A/C2A/HLC/PW15/PW25/PW27/PW29/RSC/RTN/Z6/Z6R/Z16 - EU Declaration of Conformity

Ex IIG for zone 2 and Ex IID for zone 21

C16/C2/U2A/C2A/HLC/PW15/PW25/PW27/PW29/RSC/RTN/Z6/Z6R/Z16 - UK Declaration of Conformity

Ex IIG for zone 2 and Ex IID for zone 21

C16/C2/U2A/C2A/HLC/PW15AH/PW25/PW27/PW29/PW4L/RSC/RTN/Z6/Z6R/Z7/Z16/PW10/PW12/PW15/PW16/PW22/PWS/SP4 - EU Declaration of Conformity

Ex IIG for zone 1 and Ex IID for zone 21

C16/C2/U2A/C2A/HLC/PW15AH/PW25/PW27/PW29/PW4L/RSC/RTN/Z6/Z6R/Z7/Z16/PW10/PW12/PW15/PW16/PW22/PWS/SP4 - UK Declaration of Conformity

Ex IIG for zone 1 and Ex IID for zone 21

Explosion Protection: Safety Instructions
ATEX / IECEx Zone 1/21 – Ex i - Safety Instructions

II 2G Ex ia IIC T6/T4 Gb / II 2D Ex ia IIIC T125°C Db

English, German, Spanish, French, Italian, Portuguese
ATEX / IECEx Zone 2/21 + Zone 2/22 - Safety Instructions

II 3G Ex ec IIC T6/T4 Gc / II 2D Ex tb IIIC T125°C Db IP67

II 3G Ex ec IIC T6/T4 Gc / II 3D Ex tc IIIC T125°C Dc IP67

English, German, Spanish, French, Italian, Portuguese

CAD Drawings and CAD Models

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Explosion-protected version available

Optionally available: 

  • Ex-protection designs as per ATEX and IECEx
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