This is a durable and compact pocket scale for those who are seeking an on the go, high-tech portable scale. The backlit LCD display helps make the numbers viewable and easy to read even at night-time. The intuitive protective cover provides protection for the scale and with the smooth stainless steel weighing surface clean up is easy. Push buttons on the scale give you full control such as: switching modes grams, ounces, troy ounces, pennyweights and tarring (resetting to 0). This checkbook size scale offers great range from 100 grams to as little as 0.01 of a gram (displays from 10 mg, typically used for 50mg and up).