A food scale is an essential part of any kitchen! The Taylor Precision Products Kitchen and Food Scale is ideal whether you want to watch your weight or just want to be a better chef. Using a food scale daily will help in proper portion control, which is helpful whether just following a diet or the food pyramid. The scale has a 22 lb. capacity, read in 2 oz. increments. The easy-to-read graphics are easy on the eyes, and it has a scratch-resistant, crystal-clear lens. The slanted dial has bold graphics.