Manufacturers

KERN & SOHN GmbH

Postfach 4052 , 72322 Balingen
Ziegelei 1 , 72336 Balingen
Germany

Telephone +49 7433 9933-0
Fax +49 7433 9933-149
info@kern-sohn.com

This company is co-exhibitor of
boso, BOSCH + SOHN GmbH u. Co. KG

Trade fair hall

  • Hall 9 / C21
 Interactive Plan

Hall map

MEDICA 2016 hall map (Hall 9): stand C21

Fairground map

MEDICA 2016 fairground map: Hall 9

Our range of products

Product categories

  • 01  Electromedical equipment / Medical Technology
  • 01.01  Diagnostics
  • 01.01.01  General Diagnostics
  • 01.01.01.02  Instruments and apparatus for ocular diagnosis

Instruments and apparatus for ocular diagnosis

  • 01  Electromedical equipment / Medical Technology
  • 01.01  Diagnostics
  • 01.01.01  General Diagnostics
  • 01.01.01.02  Instruments and apparatus for ocular diagnosis
  • 01.01.01.02.04  Automatic refractometers

Automatic refractometers

  • 01  Electromedical equipment / Medical Technology
  • 01.01  Diagnostics
  • 01.01.01  General Diagnostics
  • 01.01.01.06  Microscopes

Microscopes

  • 01  Electromedical equipment / Medical Technology
  • 01.01  Diagnostics
  • 01.01.01  General Diagnostics
  • 01.01.01.15  Scales

Scales

  • 01  Electromedical equipment / Medical Technology
  • 01.01  Diagnostics
  • 01.01.01  General Diagnostics
  • 01.01.01.15  Scales
  • 01.01.01.15.01  Bed scales

Bed scales

  • 01  Electromedical equipment / Medical Technology
  • 01.01  Diagnostics
  • 01.01.01  General Diagnostics
  • 01.01.01.15  Scales
  • 01.01.01.15.03  Body fat measuring devices
  • 01  Electromedical equipment / Medical Technology
  • 01.01  Diagnostics
  • 01.01.01  General Diagnostics
  • 01.01.01.15  Scales
  • 01.01.01.15.04  Personal scales

Personal scales

  • 01  Electromedical equipment / Medical Technology
  • 01.01  Diagnostics
  • 01.01.01  General Diagnostics
  • 01.01.01.15  Scales
  • 01.01.01.15.05  Baby scales

Baby scales

  • 01  Electromedical equipment / Medical Technology
  • 01.01  Diagnostics
  • 01.01.01  General Diagnostics
  • 01.01.01.15  Scales
  • 01.01.01.15.06  Chair scales
  • 01  Electromedical equipment / Medical Technology
  • 01.09  Hospital and Care equipment
  • 01.09.03  Furnishing / Equipment for examination and treatment rooms, intensive care units and wake up rooms

Furnishing / Equipment for examination and treatment rooms, intensive care units and wake up rooms

  • 01  Electromedical equipment / Medical Technology
  • 01.09  Hospital and Care equipment
  • 01.09.05  Neonatal care equipment

Neonatal care equipment

  • 01  Electromedical equipment / Medical Technology
  • 01.10  Furnishing
  • 01.10.02  Furnishings / Equipment for baby units

Furnishings / Equipment for baby units

  • 02  Laboratory Equipment
  • 02.01  Analyser appliances

Analyser appliances

  • 02  Laboratory Equipment
  • 02.01  Analyser appliances
  • 02.01.02  Analytical scales

Analytical scales

  • 02  Laboratory Equipment
  • 02.10  Laboratory equipment

Laboratory equipment

  • 02  Laboratory Equipment
  • 02.11  Laboratories microscopes

Laboratories microscopes

  • 04  Physiotherapy / Orthopaedic Technology
  • 04.12  Rehabilitation equipment and devices

Rehabilitation equipment and devices

  • 04  Physiotherapy / Orthopaedic Technology
  • 04.14  Training equipment

Training equipment

  • 07  Medical Services and Publications
  • 07.07  Educational appliances

Educational appliances

  • 07  Medical Services and Publications
  • 07.07  Educational appliances
  • 07.07.12  Photomicroscopes

Photomicroscopes

Our products

Product category: Body fat measuring devices

MFB Designer body fat scale for the health-conscious

Used to determine body fat, body water, muscle mass with an accuracy of 0.1 % as well as the body weight and bone mass in 0.1 kg increments
Elegant silver-metallic design
Particularly flat design
Sturdy plastic weighing plate with 12 contact points for maximum precision
For easy and hygienic cleaning
Secure and non-slip positioning with rubber feet
Simple and convenient 3-key operation
Memory for up to 10 people (gender, age, height)
Integrated AUTO-OFF function to preserve the batteries
Weight displayed in kg or lb
Low overall height for secure footing and space-saving storage
Large high-contrast display that is easy to read
Stainless steel contact points

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Product category: Baby scales

Baby scale MBB

Verification class III (Verification is optional)
Approval for medical use according to 93/42/EEC
Ergonomic tray
Removable tray enables use as a scale for small children as well
Robust ABS plastic
Secure and non-slip positioning with rubber feet
Dynamic weighing function to determine a stable weighing result, ideal for restless babies
Hold function: When the weighing value remains unchanged the weight indicated on the display is automatically "frozen" until the HOLD key is pressed
Battery- or mains-powered
Wall mount for display device standard

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Product category: Chair scales

Chair scale MCC

Verification class III (Verification is optional)
Approval for medical use according to 93/42/EEC
Mobile version with locking brakes on all wheels
With its four wheels, this chair scale provides maximum mobility in bringing the scale to the patient. This ensures more efficient use of time for the clinic staff and greater safety for the patients, who can be weighed in their familiar environment.
This chair scale is the ideal measuring instrument for retirement homes, rehabilitation centres and clinics with lots of patients, and can handle weighing overweight persons weighing up to 250 kg
For fragile and weak patients, the comfortable chair design offers safe, secure seating during weighing
Foldable armrests and footrests make transfers into the chair easier. Ideal for overweight patients or barrier-free use, e. g. for transfers from a bed to the scale
Ergonomically positioned carrying handles
Automatic Data hold function: When the weighing value remains unchanged the weight indicated on the display is automatically "frozen" for 10 sec.. This means that you have sufficient time to attend to the patient first and then take the weight reading in peace
BMI function to determine normal weight / surplus weight
High resolution readout: Read-out [d] for 5 sec increased by one decimal place at the touch of a key
Practical mains adapter pouch to store the mains adapter which is supplied as standard. Fitting option using two Velcro fasteners
Large backlit LCD display, digit height 25 mm

Within the EU, official verification is mandatory by law for scales that are intended for use as a medical device. Please add this to your order. We require the location of use and the post code for the verification.

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Product category: Chair scales

Wheelchair platform scale MWS

Verification class III (Verification is optional)
Approval for medical use according to 93/42/EEC
Large steel weighing plate with a non-slip and wearresistant surface
Low platform height and integrated access ramps on both sides facilitate access
Secure and non-slip positioning with height-adjustable rubber feet
Hold function: When the weighing value remains unchanged the weight indicated on the display is automatically "frozen" until the HOLD key is pressed
Intuitive operation using a keypad
PRE-TARE function for 5 different weights
BMI function to determine normal weight / surplus weight
Battery- or mains-powered
Wall mount for display device standard
The scale can be easily transported using 2 rollers and a handle and does not require much storage space
Three balances in one: With the practical KERN MWS-A02handrail set, the wheelchair platform scale can be converted quickly and easily into a multi-function balance. In this way patients can be weighed standing up on their own, using the support of the handrail or in a wheelchair. For a more ergonomic system the display device can be fitted directly onto the handrail

Within the EU, official verification is mandatory by law for scales that are intended for use as a medical device. Please add this to your order. We require the location of use and the post code for the verification.

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Product category: Analytical scales

Analytical balance ADB

Optimised price performance ratio, ideal for laboratories, universities, schools
Large glass draught shield with 3 sliding doors for easy access to the items being weighed. Also ideal for large, light samples such as polystyrene, tissue, plastic parts, etc.
The wired display device can be adjusted differently to suit the ergonomic requirements of the user or the workplace. In addition, it eliminates any heat effect on the weighing system from the display device
Ergonomically optimised keypad for left and righthanded users
Percentage determination: makes it possible to store a given weight value (100 %) and to determine deviations from this target value
Adjusting program CAL, external test weights at an additional price

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About us

Company details

Mechanikus Gottlieb KERN founded his company in 1844 and manufactured the most accurate balances of its time. His business became the core cell of the internationally famous, southern German precision balance manufacturing.

Over 160 years of experience and the devotion to quality has enabled us to become specialists in the weighing field with the KERN brand standing for precision and reliability. We are an independent, medium sized family business, in its 5th generation, registered in southern Germany.
KERN is DIN ISO 9001:2000 accredited and globally active.

Working with KERN is easy, and our commitment to satisfy our customers never stops. Perhaps this is why our roots can be traced so far back in history.

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