It's about 75,000 times as heavy as a Jelly Bean
In other words, the weight of a Jelly Bean is 0.0000130 times 3,000 ounces.(for Jelly Belly beans; approximate)
Made of sugar, corn syrup, and pectin, a single jelly bean weighs about 0.04 oz. President Ronald Reagan cited jelly beans as his favorite candy and 110,000 ounces of the candies were served at his first inauguration in 1981.
It's about 100,000 times as heavy as a Nail
In other words, 3,000 ounces is 110,000 times the weight of a Nail, and the weight of a Nail is 0.00000910 times that amount.(for 15-gauge, 2-inch, finishing nails)
A two-inch finishing nail weighs 0.028 ounces. Nails have been in use for more than 5,400 years and were ven used as a medium of exchange in ancient times.
It's about one-one-hundred-thousandth as heavy as The Eiffel Tower
In other words, 3,000 ounces is 0.000008420 times the weight of The Eiffel Tower, and the weight of The Eiffel Tower is 119,000 times that amount.(a.k.a. La Tour Eiffel) (Paris, France) (total weight)
The Eiffel Tower weighs approximately 356,000,000 ounces. Architected to be quickly assembled, the Tower contains only 930 cu. meters of solid material.
It's about one-one-hundred-fifty-thousandth as heavy as The Brooklyn Bridge
In other words, 3,000 ounces is 0.0000063850 times the weight of The Brooklyn Bridge, and the weight of The Brooklyn Bridge is 156,600 times that amount.(a.k.a. New York and Brooklyn Bridge) (Manhattan and Brooklyn, New York City, New York) (total weight)
The total weight of the Brooklyn Bridge is approximately 469,800,000 ounces. In a promotional event to prove the bridge's stability shortly after it opened, entertainer P. T. Barnum led a parade of 21 elephants across it in May of 1884.
It's about one-three-hundred-thousandth as heavy as The Statue of Liberty
In other words, 3,000 ounces is 0.000003450 times the weight of The Statue of Liberty, and the weight of The Statue of Liberty is 290,000 times that amount.(a.k.a. Liberty Enlightening the World, a.k.a. La Liberté éclairant le monde) (total weight, including foundation)
The total weight of the Statue of Liberty, including her base is roughly 868,000,000 ounces. The statue was designed using an optical trick known as "forced perspective" to make the statue appear proportionally correct when viewed from its base and is, in actuality, disproportionately large at the top.
It's about 400,000 times as heavy as a Raindrop
In other words, the weight of a Raindrop is 0.00000300 times 3,000 ounces.(a.k.a. drop, a.k.a. droplet) (average)
The weight of a raindrop depends heavily on the type of weather, but averages about 0.007 ounces. The familiar teardrop shape of a raindrop is actually an optical illusion, caused by the reflection of the light and the motion of the drop.
It's about 0.0000007 times as heavy as The CN Tower
In other words, 3,000 ounces is 0.00000072130 times the weight of The CN Tower, and the weight of The CN Tower is 1,386,400 times that amount.(a.k.a. La Tour CN, a.k.a. Canadian National Tower, a.k.a. Canada's National Tower) (Toronto, Canada)
The CN Tower weighs approximately 4,159,200,000 ounces. The Tower is home to the world's highest glass floor — a viewing area that allows visitors to look straight down 342 m (1,120 ft) to the ground below.