Detecto’s American-made MS-8 is a power-packed postal rate calculating, 8 lb. x 0.1 oz capacity postage scale designed for long-lasting performance and utilizes durable metal construction and a large bright-red o.6 inch (15 mm) high LED display with weight and rate status indicators.  A wide range of postal rates are supported on Detecto’s MS-8 digital scale such as presort, international and express mail as well as many special services.  Value added features include letter counting and a selectable default service setting for maximum operational speed.  The highly visible LED display provides instant display of weight, postage rate and numeric operator input such as zip/zone, country code, etc.  Sleep Mode may be enabling to automatically turn off the display after ten minutes of non-use.  NTEP legal-for-trade certified.