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How heavy is 1,500 grains?

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It's about as heavy as a Deck of Cards
(ISO 216 B8 size, a.k.a. "poker size" 63 x 88 mm, 52-card deck)
A deck of 52 ISO 216 B8-size playing cards weighs 1,500 grains. Utilizing nearly 3,700 decks, the record-holding largest card tower was built in early 2010, stood over 3.5 m (11 ft), and weighed over 3,500,000 grains.
It's about seven-tenths as heavy as a Battery (D)
In other words, 1,500 grains is 0.720 times the weight of a Battery (D), and the weight of a Battery (D) is 1.390 times that amount.
(Alkaline)
A "D" size battery weighs 2,080 grains. The D size battery is the oldest of the modern battery sizes, first invented by the National Carbon Company in 1898.
It's about two-thirds as heavy as a Baseball
In other words, 1,500 grains is 0.668989547038330 times the weight of a Baseball, and the weight of a Baseball is 1.49479166666670 times that amount.
(MLB rules)
Per Major League Baseball rules, a baseball must weigh between 2,187.50 grains and 2,296.8750 grains. A major league pitcher can throw a baseball at up to 150 kph (91 mph) (with a fastball pitch), with record-setting pitches as fast as 171 kph (106 mph).
It's about one-and-a-half times as heavy as a Battery (C)
In other words, the weight of a Battery (C) is 0.670 times 1,500 grains.
(Alkaline)
A "C" size battery weighs 1,000 grains. C batteries are typically used in medium-drain devices such as musical instruments.
It's about three-fifths as heavy as a Billiard Ball
In other words, 1,500 grains is 0.596273291925470 times the weight of a Billiard Ball, and the weight of a Billiard Ball is 1.67708333333330 times that amount.
(American-style, WPA specifications)
Per the World Pool-Billiard Association, a billiard ball weight must weigh between 2,406.250 grains and 2,625 grains. According to legend, the difficulty in obtaining elephant ivory for the manufacture of billiard balls in the 19th century inspired the search for a replacement material, which led to the development of the first industrial plastic.
It's about three-fifths as heavy as a Puck (Hockey)
In other words, 1,500 grains is 0.596273291925470 times the weight of a Puck (Hockey), and the weight of a Puck (Hockey) is 1.67708333333330 times that amount.
(Ice hockey)
A standard ice hockey puck weighs between 2,406.250 grains and 2,625 grains. Hockey pucks can be shot or passed at speeds of up to 160 kph (99 mph) during games.
It's about one-and-two-thirds times as heavy as a Tennis Ball
In other words, the weight of a Tennis Ball is 0.5950 times 1,500 grains.
(ITF Standard; for Type 2 ball)
Per International Tennis Federation standard, regulation tennis balls must weigh about 890 grains. Competition balls are also tested for bounce height, with the standards requiring that a ball dropped from 254 cm must bounce back to a height of 135 cm to 147 cm.