A nice scale at a great low price. It weighs as low as 1 oz. up to 11#. Has a bowl for a platform, which makes it easy to weigh out seasoning. Buy Curley's Seasoning in 50# or 100# batches and weigh out to what ever size batch you are making. You save money when you buy seasoning in larger batch size. It won't take long for this scale to pay for itself. Bowl comes off scale for easy cleaning. This scale is for the serious sausage maker, that takes out the guess work of weighing 1oz. items and up to 11#.