The MS-15 scale is particularly suited to the medical or veterinary industry. With a capacity of 20 kg / 44 lb and readability of 5 g / 0.005 lb, the MS-15 will accurately weigh infants or small animals. The scale has a “HOLD” feature that will capture an unstable weight and keep it on the display for recording after the weight is taken off. The LCD display has a blue backlight with standard features of kg and lb and a hold feature. Operates on four AA batteries (not included). Easy-to-clean plastic weighing platter.