DETECTO’s USA-made MedVue® medical weight analyzer is utilized on select clinical scales. The MedVue® features a vivid 3.5-in-wide by 3-in-high backlit LCD display screen with nearly 1-in-high weight digit readouts for easy visibility. The MedVue’s 350-degree swivel mounting bracket allows the display to be tilted and rotated into position wherever it is the most convenient for the medical professional and/or patient to view. A host of other benefits include 14-digit patient ID which may be entered via the alphanumeric keypad, 99 stored tare weights, 200 stored transactions, 1LOOK display, and four different languages available in set-up (English, Spanish, French, and German). The MedVue® offers a host of both wired and optional wireless connectivity for sending measurement data to multiple devices all at once.
Weight Indicator, Digital, Healthcare Scales
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Weight Indicator, Digital, Healthcare Scales, International
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|Power Requirements:||6 “C” cell Alkaline, Ni-Cad or NiMH batteries (not included) OR an optional 12 VDC 1.25A wall plug-in AC power adapter (Detecto part number MV1PWR)|
|Overall LCD Display Size:||3.5 inch W x 3 inch H (89 mm W x 76 mm H) backlit blue LCD|
|Weight Display:||5 digit, seven segment, 0.875 inch (22.23 mm) high LCD|
|Height Display:||4 digit, seven segment, 0.5 inch (12.7 mm) high LCD|
|Body Mass Index Display:||3 digit, seven segment, 0.5 inch (12.7 mm) high LCD|
|ID Display:||14 digit, 14 segment, 0.35 inch (8.89 mm) high LCD|
|Sensitivity:||0.5 uV/division (0 to 3.0 mV/V), Class III|
|Operating Temperature:||14 to 104 ºF (-10 to +40 ºC)|
|Signal Input Range:||0 to 15mV max.|
|Transducer Excitation:||5.0 VDC|
|Number of Load Cells:||up to 4 each 350 Ω|
|Load Cell Cable Length:||30 feet (9 meters) max.|
|Capacities:||Weight: 10,000 divisions commercial - Height: 0 - 9' 11.9 - BMI: up to 999|
|NTEP:||Certificate of Conformance Number 13-011|
|Division Value:||1, 2 or 5 x 1, 0.1, 0.01, 0.001|
|Sample Rate:||1 to 100 samples per second selectable|
|Auto Zero Range:||0.5 or 1 through 9 divisions|
|Weighing Units:||Pounds (lb), Pounds/Kilograms (lb/kg), Kilograms (kg) and Kilograms/Pounds (kg/lb)|
|Keyboard:||Membrane type with 19 keys|
|Enclosure Size:||9.8 inch W x 6.8 inch H x 1.8 inch D (248.9 mm W x 172.7 mm H x 45.7 mm D)|
|Battery Life:||7,560 weighments (with backlight fully ON) / 10,620 weighments (with backlight fully OFF)|
|LCD Viewing Range:||Up to 30 feet / 10 meters for weight digits|
MedVue Firmware Update - MedVue_Firmware_Update
To download files: Right-click on the file name, then select “Save Target As”.
Revision 1.01.08 – Effective May 8, 2014
Rev 1.01.08 – Fixed issue with Height/BMI locking with weight when lock key pressed or auto-lock occurred.
Rev 1.01.07 – Update to fix production issue with MV2. Update for new MVWIFI option card hardware.
Rev 1.01.06 – Update MedVue application software to fix an issue with the Ethernet/WiFi option card. Adjust display contrast to help with the new white backlight. Improvements to help extend battery life.
Rev 1.01.05 – Update MedVue application software adding OIML Yes/No prompt to prepare for MV2 production.
Rev 1.01.04 – Update MedVue application software to fix a bug when communicating with Welch Allyn devices.
Rev 1.01.03 – Update MedVue application software to fix a bug when option card installed that would affect the display.
Rev 1.01.02 – Update MedVue application software to fix a bug in detecting the SDCard.
Rev 1.00.01 – Update MedVue application software to fix a bug in serial/TCP/USB communication.
Rev 1.00.00 – Initial software release.
Software Update Instructions:
In order to update the MedVue indicator you will need a USB-A to USB-B cable, a Phillips head screwdriver, and a paper clip.
Software Update Procedure:
• Download the current MedVue software.
• Unzip the downloaded file by right clicking and select “Extract All”.
• Using the Phillips head screwdriver, remove the left end cap of the indicator.
• Using the paper clip, press the calibration switch and power on the indicator.
• The indicator should now display “boot rev 1.0″ at the bottom of the display.
• Connect the indicator to your PC using the USB-A to USB-B cable.
• You should see a new removable storage device appear in My Computer.
• Find the unzipped file from step 2 above, it should be named “MedVue.afx.S19″.
• Drag and drop the file to the new removable storage drive named “MedVue”.
• The indicator display should show “Flashing S19″ while the update is progressing.
• Once done, the indicator should reset and the new revision number should appear during startup.
• If you have difficulty, try starting over from the beginning of these steps.
MedVue USB Driver - MedVue_USB_Driver
MedVue Indicator – USB Driver Download
To download file, right-click on the link above and select “Save Target As”
This file is compatible with the following:
32 bit versions:
64 bit versions:
The MedVue Wi-Fi Apple® App for iPads and iPhones is available through the Apple® store for download to your device via this link:
Detecto’s MedVue indicator supports several formats and techniques for transmitting data. Data transmission may be initiated via computer command or operator input and transmitted via the RS-232 serial, USB, or optional wired or Wi-Fi Ethernet ports.
The following data/information will be sent via the selected port:
Time, Date, ID, BMI, Height, Weight <CR><LF>
ID= xxxxxxxxxxx (patient ID)
BMI= xx.x (percentage)
Height= x’ xx.x” or xx.x cm (inches or centimeters)
Weight= xxx.xuu G (gross weight)
ASCII Output String:
hh:mm,mm/dd/yy,xxxxxxxxxxx,xx.x,x’ xx.x”,xxx.xuu G<CR><LF>