Manuals for Tanita Scales

Below you can find all models Tanita Scales for which we have manuals available. Also view the frequenty asked questions at the bottom of the page for useful tips about your product. Is your model not on the list? Please contact us.

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Frequently Asked Questions

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My scale shows an unrealistically low weight when I stand on it, why is that? Verified

For the best result, the scale should be standing on a hard level surface. When the scale is standing on for example a rug this can influence the measurement.

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What is BMI? Verified

BMI stands for Body Mass Index and can be calculated by dividing your weight in kilogram by your length in meters squared. For example someone with a weight of 70 kilogram and a lenght of 1,75 meter has a BMI of 22,86. A BMI between 18,5 and 25 is considered healthy.

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A battery in my device is oxidized, can I still safely use it? Verified

Ja, the device can still be safely used. Firstly, remove the oxidizd battery. Never use bare hands to do this. Then clean the battery compartment with a cotton swab dipped in vinegar or lemon juice. Let it dry and insert new batteries.

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Can I use a scale with wet feet? Verified

This depends on the scale. When using a diagnostic scale it is necessary that your feet are dry in order to properly perform the measurements.

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Latest comments

Manual Tanita BC-601F Scale
michelle gamboa 24-01-2024
What is the maintenance of the scale? and cleaning procedure?


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Claudia Molinari 23-12-2023
I cannot delete stored data. How can I do?


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Gordo2 07-12-2023
How to set and change "age"?



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Manual Tanita HD-386 Scale
河面すみ江 27-11-2023
The battery was dead, so I replaced it with a new one and measured my weight, but it always shows 25KG. I am an adult around 54KG. Please tell me how to fix it.


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Manual Tanita BC-601F Scale
ALIS 03-11-2023
MY TANITA WHEN I PRESS THE IGNITION BAND, IT APPEARS 8888 AND IT DOES NOT MARK ME WEIGHT, IT APPEARS Error, I already restarted it and it doesn't give me weight, what can I do?


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