Model: Myco MV-1000
A basic inexpensive tiny pocket balance, but it looks quite nice, with its neatly-fitting transparent cover.
Suitable for weighing small items of gold or silver, weighs up to 1000g (a lot for such a small scale) and down to 0.1g (1000g is about 32oz)
To read an article about weighing and weighing machines click here.
This weighing machine is not approved for use in trade, it must not be used for buying and selling. For approved scales click here.
It's small, it has three buttons, it also weighs in oz, ozT, gn, dwt, ct.
RESOLUTION / CAPACITY: 1000g / 0.1g (1000g is about 32oz)
Also switchable to oz, ozT, gn, dwt, ct.
OVERALL SIZE 2 X 4 X ¼ inches (50 X 95 X 8mm)
SIZE OF WEIGHING PLATFORM: 2 X 2¼ inches (50 X 55mm)
POWER: two AAA batteries
CALIBRATION: requires two 500g weights - - details.
Click here for a summary of weights used for weighing gold and silver
Click herefor an online conversion program
If you want something that is better-presented and of better quality, just choose anything else in this section.
If you are lookinig for "the cheapest" and really cannot afford to spend more than £10.00, there are many nicer models in our clearance section.
This scale is guaranteed for 3 years (postage charged after 1 year, proof of purchase required after 2 years).
The guarantee excludes:
- flat batteries. New batteries will be charged at £5.00 plus £6.50 for return postage (UK).
- if you lose the battery compartment cover (sorry, we don't have spares)
The guarantee is invalid if there is:
- obvious damage, e.g. dents, holes, cracked casing, weighing platform loose.
- signs of 'foreign material.' That's anything that should not be there, e.g. residues of herbs, chemicals, spilt tea.
Inaccurate readings can usually be fixed by calibrating the scale, this is something you can do yourself if you have two 500g weights Calibration weight. THIS IS NOT A FAULT, all electronic measuring devices need calibrating every now and again, see calibrating weighing machines. We can calibrate it for you, for free, if it is returned within
one month of purchase; after that, there is a charge of £5.00 + £6.50 postage (UK).