Francis Scale AV

Doctor‘s visit couch with integrated scale

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Frequent usage




  • Easy access
    The height of the lying surface can be adapted in order to make the seat easy for people of different height and for users with reduced mobility.
  • Lifetime
    High performances and long lifetime are ensured by its sturdy structure and by the robust frame.
  • Safety
    The frame is designed to avoid any tilt and it is safe also for over-size patients.
  • Hygiene
    The coating is made out of special leatherette. It is certified as antibacterial and antimycotic and it is easy to clean.
  • Ultrasound scan
    The lying surface can be provided with a removable section without any extra cost (see below picture). This feature is essential for ultrasound scan.
  • Performances
    Motorized Trendelenburg and reverse Trendelenburg activated through telescopic columns with rectangular section; adjustable backrest 0-90°.

Weighing system:

  • FRANCIS A/V has an integrated weighing system, metrologically approved and at the top of accuracy, compliant to directive NAWI 2014/31/EU;
  • LCD digital display with 180° digital angle, easily readable even from 20 meters;
  • Automatic triple scale display:
    • a) with a max load capacity of 200kg automatic displaying of the minimal division of 20g up to 60kg, 50g up to 150kg and of 100g up to 200kg;
    • b) with a max load capacity of 300kg automatic displaying of the minimal division of 20g up to 60kg, 50g up to 150kg and of 100g up to 300kg;
  • Data transmission RS232 or LAN 10/100;
  • Compliance with the more common management softwares in use in hospitals with remote data acquisition;
  • IP44 display;
  • Anti-blackout function for weight data retention;
  • Long-life external emergency battery;
  • Tare weight subtraction before the treatment and during the treatment;
  • Manual and automatic tare function;
  • Weighing system made out with electronic parts manufactured in Italy;
  • The LCD display allows to keep the following parameters visible: hour; weight of the patient; inserted tare weight; inserted or removed weight; weight reduction routine; countdown for weight reduction routine; max load; weight / date / therapy’s starting time; motors movimentation; scale stabilization; weight reduction alarm; bed exit alarm; alert for programmed maintenance;
  • Stainless steel load cells with a max load of 1000kg and an overload capacity of 2000kg.

Standard configuration

  • Table divided in 2 reinforced sections;
  • Electrically adjustable backrest; regulation 0-90°.
  • The backrest is provided with a gas spring actuator (mechanical actuator available upon request AC107);
  • Height adjustable columns;
  • Low voltage motors 4000N;
  • Multivoltage main supply;
  • Antibacterial, antimycotic and easy cleanable coating in Class 1IM leatherette (colours can be choosen among our colour chart);
  • Cushion made in high density expanded foam;
  • 150mm antistatic and swivable wheels. The directional braking system can be activated by bilateral pedals;
  • Equipotential node;
  • Coat with termosetting powder;
  • Motorized Trendelenburg and reverse Trendelenburg;
  • Handset multifunctional scale display Fly plus model.