So 3 simple items are 1. I found 3 household items that were exactly 100 grams and recalibrated my scale. anyone know how much quarters weigh? 200 grams to pounds = 0.44092 pounds. You are looking for an object that weighs exactly 100 grams. windowPanes another nice Man, Gathering Dust. 1000 grams to pounds = 2.20462 pounds ... (which is defined as exactly 9.806 65 m/s², or exactly 196,133/6096 ft/s², or approximately 32.174 05 ft/s²). 100 grams of feathers will be a very large bag while 100 grams of lead will be a very small block. I wouldn't use a substitute, if you want true accuracy. You need to check with companies that produce "certified" standards used for checking the calibration of scales and balances. Secondly, what household item weighs 500 grams? Nickels made after 1866 weigh 5 grams (0.18 oz) Dimes made after 1965 weigh 2.27 grams (0.080 oz) Quarters made after 1965 weigh 5.67 grams (0.200 oz) what weighs 60 grams, here is a lovely antique silver beaker . Nickels can be slightly off their "new" weight once circulated. it weighs 22 grams the hallmark reads sterling and othe marks i cant read . Sometimes it wont be 100% accurate (maybe every 10-14 g's is off .2, but it still works. 100ml of water weighs exactly 100 grams. All of this is because 1 g = 1 ml, therefore 500g=500ml. What will be different - because of the density - is the Volume. it didn't come with one, so i'm trying to find something around the house. i'm trying to recalibrate my digital scale and i need a 100 gram weight. And I also verified this with another scale that was accurately calibrated just before calibrating my other one. Other common items weighing 200 grams include 1 cup of granulated white sugar or three C-cell batteries. 500 grams to pounds = 1.10231 pounds. A 100 Gram weight is used to tare a scale. 100 grams to pounds = 0.22046 pounds. Also Know, what household item weighs 200 grams? One US nickel weighs 5 grams so 20 of them would be 100 grams. the size of the beaker is nearly 5 1/2 cms high and it is in good condition except for a small dent.i am sorry i cant send the item to russia germany etc. If the reading is any more or less than 100.000 grams, you again can determine a calibration value. Exactly 100 milliliters of water (one tenth of a liter) weighs 100 grams. i know nickels weigh 5 grams, but finding 20 of those is hard work. You must have heard wrong 100 grams is 100 grams whether it's feathers or lead if they weigh 100 grams then they each weigh 100 grams. The second that I sat the items on there it went straight to 100.00 grams of weight and said pass!! However, you will have to make subtract the weight of the container if you weigh the water plus container together. Pennies made after 1983 weigh exactly 2.5 grams (0.088 oz). The mass should read 100.000 grams exactly.