FAST Scale

FAST Scale

What is FAST ScaleSM?

FAST ScaleSM is an innovative scale-based bin system that allows you to go online to view your current inventory levels and adjust your min/max reorder triggers.

A Revolutionary Workflow

  • Monitor Inventory. The system monitors your inventory changes and synchronizes the data to Log in to a secure page to view your real-time bin inventory levels across multiple locations.
  • Adjust Min/Max Levels. Instantly adjust your target min/max inventory levels via to reflect projected demand changes.
  • Track Usage. Leverage usage reports to optimize inventory levels and reorder points.
  • Automate Orders. Reorders are automatically submitted to your servicing Fastenal store based on the min/max levels you control.
  • Receive the Items You Need. Your Fastenal representative will deliver your products and work with you to understand and improve the efficiency of your business.

Key Benefits

  • Eliminate stock-outs of mission-critical supplies
  • Reduce inventory auditing time, freeing up labor for value-adding activities
  • Reduce administrative costs and on-hand inventory

Hardware Requirements

  • Processor: Pentium 4 compatible or higher, 2 GHz or higher CPU speed recommended
  • RAM: 512 or higher, 1 GB recommended
  • Video Card Requires 1024 x 768 resolutions or higher, 1280 x 1024 resolutions recommended
  • Hard Disk: GB free space(excludes the space for the OS)
  • COM Port: Requires a serial port for the scanner device

* If you have multiple FAST Scale systems that are more than 65 ft. apart, additional PCs are required.

Software Requirements

  • Prerequisite OS: Windows XP Pro SP2
  • Prerequisite Software: Microsoft internet explorer 6.0 SP1 or later

Available Shelf Configurations

  • 12" deep racking
    • 25 lb. scales - 6 per shelf
    • 50 lb. scales - 4 per shelf
  • 24" deep racking
    • 25 lb. scales - 12 per shelf
    • 50 lb. scales - 8 per shelf

* minimum of 6 shelves required