American Weigh Scales sells the AWS-1KG-SIL pocket digital scale that measures between 0.1 grams and one kilogram. The steel lid flips open to serve as a weighing tray. And it has a backlit LCD display that runs off two AAA batteries.
That description sounds typical of many of the scales we selected for this article. Why would you care more about the AWS-1KG-SIL? There are two reasons: it’s made by a trusted manufacturer and covered by an impressive 10-year warranty.