The AMW-5KBOWL makes the perfect kitchen pal. Its durable and user friendly design makes everyday kitchen measuring quick and very easy. The backlit LCD display helps make the numbers viewable and easy to read. This scale offers diversity with functionality. Use the bowl to weigh your ingredients or remove the bowl and place your items directly on the weighing surface. Take it one more step further. Using the tare feature will give you that extra control to use a larger flat surface for additional weighing surface.