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Tired of unreliable weighing in tough industrial conditions?

The Defender™ 5000 Washdown Low Profile Bench Scale offers a robust solution for the most demanding environments. Engineered by Ohaus and proudly offered by Liberty Scales, this scale is designed to deliver precise and reliable measurements even in harsh working conditions. Whether you manage production, packaging, inventory, or shipping, this scale ensures accuracy and efficiency.

Key Benefits:

  • High Capacity and Precision: Supports a maximum capacity of 250 lbs with a readability of 0.01 lb, making it suitable for various industrial weighing needs.
  • Durable Construction: It features a 304-grade stainless steel platform and frame, along with an IP68-rated indicator and IP67 stainless steel load cell, ensuring it can withstand wet and dirty environments.
  • Advanced Functionality: Includes applications like parts counting, percent weighing, and dynamic weighing with display hold, enhancing its versatility in industrial settings.
  • Enhanced Connectivity: Equipped with multiple communication ports such as RS232, Micro SD slot, and optional WiFi/Bluetooth, facilitating easy data transfer and system integration.
  • User-Friendly Interface: The device offers a backlit LCD, plain text on-screen prompts, and an easy-to-use keypad, which simplifies operation and reduces user errors.
  • Comprehensive Data Management: This product supports a 50,000-item library and 1,000 user profiles, which is ideal for managing extensive data easily.
  • 5-Year Warranty: Enjoy peace of mind and long-term reliability with a comprehensive 5-year warranty on your investment.

Purchasing the Defender™ 5000 Washdown Low Profile Bench Scale from Libert Scales means investing in reliability and efficiency for your industrial applications. Feel the assurance of having equipment that withstands rigorous use and delivers consistent results, empowering your business to operate smoothly and effectively. Embrace the peace of mind from knowing every measurement contributes accurately to your business's success.

Reach out to our dedicated team for further information and personalized assistance. Call us at (661) 888-1919 or email us at We're here to help you every step of the way!


  • Maximum Capacity: 250 lb (125 kg)

  • Readability: 0.01 lb (5 g)

  • Readability (Certified): 0.05 lb (50 g)

  • Platform Size: 24 in x 24 in (610 mm x 610 mm)

  • Legal for Trade: NTEP Certified; Measurement Canada Approved

  • Power: Rechargeable Battery (Not Included); AC Power (Included)

  • Battery Life: 20 Hours with Rechargeable Battery

  • Communication: Ethernet (Available as an Accessory); 2nd RS232/RS485/USB (available as an accessory); RS232 (Included); USB Host (Available as an Accessory); WiFi/Bluetooth (available as an accessory)

  • Dimensions: 34.6 in x 5.1 in x 24 in (880 mm x 130 mm x 610 mm) (LxHxW)

  • Display: Dot matrix LCD with white LED backlight

  • Net Weight: 79.4 lb (36 kg)

  • Outputs: 4 - 20mA; 2 In/4 Out digital I/O

  • Platform Construction: Stainless Steel

  • Protection Rating: IP67

  • Second Scale Input: Not Applicable

  • Tare Range: To capacity by subtraction

  • Units of Measurement: Metric Tons; Gram; Kilogram; Pound; Tonne; Custom; Ounce; Pound:Ounce

  • Working Environment: 14°F – 104°F, 80%RH, non-condensing (-10°C – 40°C, 80%RH, non-condensing)
  • Free Shipping: Available across 48 continental USA. Extra charges may apply for residential, farm, or rural areas.
  • Express Shipping: Overnight and faster shipping options available at additional costs. Quotes obtainable via email.
  • Delivery Time: Typically 5 to 7 business days, varying by location and external conditions.
  • Tracking Information: Provided via email upon shipment. Accessible through account login. Additional information available upon request.
  • Return Policy: 15-day return period for unused, original condition products. A 25% restocking fee applies. Buyer covers original and return shipping costs.
  • Customer Support: Contact at (661) 888-1919 or for queries or concerns about shipping.