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#12521370 - 11/30/17 11:36 AM Scale Certification??
El Gato Azul Online   content
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Registered: 01/31/16
Posts: 730
Loc: Lewisville Texas
Where can I get my new Whisker Seeker scale certified?? I live in north DFW. texas
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#12521406 - 11/30/17 11:58 AM Re: Scale Certification?? [Re: El Gato Azul]
Monkeypuncher Online   content
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Registered: 07/12/17
Posts: 80
Loc: Cedar Creek Lake
Do you just want to see how accurate it is, or certified for lake records?

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#12521418 - 11/30/17 12:05 PM Re: Scale Certification?? [Re: El Gato Azul]
El Gato Azul Online   content
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Loc: Lewisville Texas
Lake records Amigo
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#12521445 - 11/30/17 12:31 PM Re: Scale Certification?? [Re: El Gato Azul]
TRH (formerly xpress00) Online   content
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Registered: 12/19/08
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Loc: Red Oak, TX
I seem to remember you could ship them to a place in Austin to have it certified...but I'll be danged if I can find the name of the place. There was a post here in the forum as well quite a while back, but can't find it either.
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#12521477 - 11/30/17 01:08 PM Re: Scale Certification?? [Re: El Gato Azul]
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At 2:20 you can pause this video... information and address is at the bottom of certification form... my scale info is there too and get you a weigh slingy... roflmao cheers

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#12521485 - 11/30/17 01:16 PM Re: Scale Certification?? [Re: El Gato Azul]
El Gato Azul Online   content
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Gotta love TFF bros cheers
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#12521497 - 11/30/17 01:31 PM Re: Scale Certification?? [Re: El Gato Azul]
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#12521667 - 11/30/17 04:36 PM Re: Scale Certification?? [Re: El Gato Azul]
Capt. Michael Littlejohn Offline
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#12521792 - 11/30/17 06:51 PM Re: Scale Certification?? [Re: El Gato Azul]
Monkeypuncher Online   content
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Registered: 07/12/17
Posts: 80
Loc: Cedar Creek Lake
I think to be truly certified for lake records, you must send it to the IGFA The good news is, you can have it certified after you catch that record breaker.

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#12521961 - 11/30/17 08:09 PM Re: Scale Certification?? [Re: Monkeypuncher]
Txmedic033 Offline
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Registered: 08/13/13
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Originally Posted By: Monkeypuncher
I think to be truly certified for lake records, you must send it to the IGFA The good news is, you can have it certified after you catch that record breaker.


Negative. I have about 20 lake records out of my boat and the scales were all were certified by Gary Kincaid Scale.

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#12522297 - 11/30/17 10:24 PM Re: Scale Certification?? [Re: El Gato Azul]
Spud--Cattin Around Adventures Offline
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Registered: 11/25/08
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Loc: Belton, Tx
Bastrop scales just outside Austin.
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#12522388 - 12/01/17 04:55 AM Re: Scale Certification?? [Re: El Gato Azul]
jackiekennedyfishingguide Offline
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Registered: 06/20/02
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Loc: Cedar Creek Lake
Most companies that sell scales can and do certify them.
I've been using Double D Scale Co
Ben Wheeler, TX
903-593-2051
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#12522412 - 12/01/17 05:58 AM Re: Scale Certification?? [Re: Txmedic033]
Monkeypuncher Online   content
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Registered: 07/12/17
Posts: 80
Loc: Cedar Creek Lake
Originally Posted By: Txmedic033
Originally Posted By: Monkeypuncher
I think to be truly certified for lake records, you must send it to the IGFA The good news is, you can have it certified after you catch that record breaker.


Negative. I have about 20 lake records out of my boat and the scales were all were certified by Gary Kincaid Scale.


He was asking about certifying his scale, not where to find a certified scale.

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#12522413 - 12/01/17 06:02 AM Re: Scale Certification?? [Re: El Gato Azul]
Monkeypuncher Online   content
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Registered: 07/12/17
Posts: 80
Loc: Cedar Creek Lake
Fish must be weighed on certified or legal-for-trade scales within 3 days of the catch date. Certified scales are scales (either electronic or spring-based) that have been, on an annual basis, certified as accurate by a Texas Department of Agriculture Licensed Service Provider or the International Game Fish Association.

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#12522493 - 12/01/17 07:43 AM Re: Scale Certification?? [Re: El Gato Azul]
Capt. Michael Littlejohn Offline
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Registered: 02/04/04
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Loc: Lake Tawakoni, Tx
Any commissioned or authorized scale company can certify a scale. And, any scale that can stay in the tolerance can also be certified.

Heck... even a $7 Walmart scale can be certified if it can stay in tolerance.
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