Accurate weight scale

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Posted: 11 Sep 2011, 14:42
I need to get a new scale. What I thought would be an easy process is overwhelming! There are so many choices out thereConfused
All I want is a scale that is accurate, good quality and has weight recall. I would like one that shows what my weight was previously. Does anyone know of a good one out there? Would appreciate any advice.
Thanks, Mary
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Posted: 11 Sep 2011, 16:45
Yes. The health-o-meter digital scale - it keeps track of weight for at least 2 people. Didn't pay much. Got it from Wal-Mart a couple of years ago.

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Posted: 11 Sep 2011, 16:55
I have a good set of tanita scales for home, they have bodyfat analysis, can store multiple users, and are rock solid construction wise. Accuracy is bang on with these.

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Posted: 11 Sep 2011, 20:27
I have the Health-O-Meter too and it seems to be very close to what my doctor's office scales. I think the most important thing in using any scale as a "monitor" of your progress is to weight at on the same scale, at the same time of day, with the same clothing (or lack thereof).

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Posted: 12 Sep 2011, 04:43
Thanks to all of you for the replies. Looks like I will be scale shopping Smile
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Posted: 12 Sep 2011, 07:50
How about WW scales that measure body fat... are they accurate?

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Posted: 19 Sep 2011, 04:37
Thanks everyone! After much review I went and bought the Omron HCM-516. I will probably only use the weight tracking but figured my hubby would enjoy the body composition feature.
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