You know the stories of how fishermen exaggerate the size of the fish they catch. Well, when you are sponsoring a tournament in fishing, you need to have undeniable proof to prove the winners. We use a top notch scale we found when we were looking at the best fishing tournament scales for 2016. We needed precision accuracy. The purse for the contests ran into some big money and prizes. We definitely wanted precision to avoid any disagreements. We even had the scales we bought certified by the county we were holding the contest in.
If it was just a bunch of people fishing for bragging rights, it would not have been a big deal what kind of scale we used. However, some of the prizes were worth more than a lot of people make in a year. Sponsors were offering expensive tackle and even bass boats, motors and trailers. (more…)