It's about as heavy as a Gallon of Paint
It's about as heavy as a Cat
It's about as heavy as a Bowling Ball
In other words, the weight of a Bowling Ball is 1.05 times 100,000 grains.(most common selection among male bowlers)
With an allowable range of 77,000 grains, the most-preferred bowling ball weight among adult, male bowlers is 105,000 grains. Because regulation balls measure the same diameter irrespective of their weight, ball density varies by size and balls weighing less than about 77,161.79180 grains will float in water.
It's about seven-tenths as heavy as a Dachshund
In other words, the weight of a Dachshund is 1 times 100,000 grains.(a.k.a. "Wiener dog", a.k.a. Teckel, a.k.a. Dackel, a.k.a. "hot dog dog", a.k.a. "sausage dog", a.k.a. "doxie") (FCI standard; standard size)
The Fédération Cynologique Internationale (FCI) calls for dachshunds to weigh about 100,000 grains. Despite of their small size, a 2008 survey conducted by the University of Pennsylvania named dachshunds as the most aggressive dog breed.
It's about half as heavy as a Gold Bar
In other words, 100,000 grains is 0.52083333330 times the weight of a Gold Bar, and the weight of a Gold Bar is 1.920 times that amount.(London Good Delivery bar)
A "London Good Delivery" gold bar — the variety commonly held by Central Banks — should weigh 192,000 grains. The largest gold bar ever produced was minted by Mitsubishi Materials Corporation (a sibling company of the auto manufacturer) in 2005 and weighed 3,858,089.5880 grains.
It's about two times as heavy as a Brick
In other words, 100,000 grains is 2.20 times the weight of a Brick, and the weight of a Brick is 0.450 times that amount.(Standard, traditional face brick - 1,900 cu. cm (120 cu. in))
A standard, traditional face brick weighs an average of 45,000 grains. The steeple of the Church of St. Martin in Landshut, Germany is said to be the tallest brick tower in the world at a height of 130.6 m (428.5 ft) and was constructed using an estimated 650,000 bricks.
It's about three times as heavy as a Chihuahua
In other words, 100,000 grains is 2.880 times the weight of a Chihuahua, and the weight of a Chihuahua is 0.3470 times that amount.(a.k.a. Chihuahue(o) (FCI standard)
The F&d&ration Cynologique Internationale (FCI) calls for Chihuahuas to weigh about 34,700 grains. Relative to their body sizes, Chihuahuas have the largest brain size of any dog breed.