It's about one-fifteenth as heavy as a Hamster
In other words, the weight of a Hamster is 10 times 230 grains.(for Syrian hamster, a.k.a. golden hamster, a.k.a. Mesocricetus auratus; adult)
An adult Syrian hamster has a typical weight of about 3,000 grains. Known for transporting food in the pouches of their cheeks so that they can bury it later, some hamsters can store up to 400,000 grains of food in their borrows.
It's about nineteen times as heavy as a Nail
It's about one-twentieth as heavy as a Human Heart
It's about one-twenty-fifth as heavy as a Can of Soup
In other words, the weight of a Can of Soup is 23 times 230 grains.(for Campbell''s Condensed Tomato Soup, 317.9 ml)
A can of Campbell''s Tomato Soup weighs 5,400 grains. Cans have been used to store soup and other foods since their invention in 1913, but a dedicated can opener was not developed until cans began to use thinner materials — prior to that time, cans were usually opened using various blunt instruments and tools.
It's about one-thirtieth as heavy as a Football (American)
In other words, 230 grains is 0.03625615763547 times the weight of a Football (American), and the weight of a Football (American) is 27.581521739130 times that amount.(a.k.a. "pigskin") (NFL standard)
Per National Football League official rules, an American football must weigh between 6,125 grains and 6,562.50 grains. Because of NFL regulations, ceremonial considerations, and backup requirements, each NFL Superbowl requires the manufacture of 144 balls exclusively for the event.
It's about one-thirtieth as heavy as a Football (Soccer)
In other words, the weight of a Football (Soccer) is 29 times 230 grains.(a.k.a. Soccer, a.k.a. Association Football) (FIFA Law 2 specification)
According to FIFA's Law of the Game number 2, a football must weigh between 6,300 grains and 6,900 grains. An artifact on display at the Smith Art Gallery in Museum in Stirling, Scotland is said to be the world's oldest football and is about one-third to one-half the size of a modern football.
It's about one-fortieth as heavy as a Basketball
In other words, 230 grains is 0.023896103896 times the weight of a Basketball, and the weight of a Basketball is 41.8478260870 times that amount.(NBA official ball standards, Size 7)
A regulation NBA basketball, manufactured by Spalding, is known as a Size 7 ball and weighs 9,625 grains. These balls have 4,118 pebbles each with a diameter of 2.5 mm