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Are you facing issues with accurate and efficient weighing in your industrial environment?

The Defender™ 5000 Washdown Bench Scale by Ohaus, available at Liberty Scales, is engineered to meet the toughest demands of industrial weighing. Whether it's in production, packaging, inventory management, or shipping, this multifunctional stainless steel washdown bench scale enhances operational efficiency and reliability.

Key Benefits:

  • Precision and Versatility: It offers a maximum capacity of 5 lbs and exceptional readability of 0.0002 lbs, making it suitable for various industrial applications.
  • Robust Construction: It is built with a 304-grade stainless steel platform and frame and an IP68-rated indicator, ensuring durability and longevity in harsh environments.
  • Advanced Functionality: Features multiple weighing modes, such as parts counting, per cent, weighing, and dynamic weighing, alongside a comprehensive 50,000-item library and 1,000 user profiles for efficient data management.
  • High Connectivity: Includes easy access communication ports such as RS232 and a Micro SD slot, with optional Ethernet and WiFi/Bluetooth for seamless integration into existing systems.
  • User-Friendly Design: Equipped with a large backlit LCD and on-screen prompts that guide you through operations effortlessly.
  • Regulatory Compliance: Meets NTEP, MC, OIML, and EC-type approvals for legal trade, ensuring compliance in regulated industries.
  • 5-Year Warranty: Enjoy peace of mind and long-term reliability with a comprehensive 5-year warranty on your investment.

By choosing the Defender™ 5000 Washdown Bench Scale, you solve your industrial weighing challenges and gain a dependable partner in your daily operations. Feel the satisfaction and confidence of owning a high-quality, precision-engineered piece of equipment from Liberty Scales. Streamline your workflow, enhance accuracy, and elevate productivity with the Defender™ 5000, a stellar addition to any industrial setting.

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: 5 lb (2.5 kg)

  • Readability: 0.0002 lb (0.1 g)

  • Readability (Certified): 0.001 lb (0.5 g)

  • Platform Size: 10 in x 10 in (254 mm x 254 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: 15.1 in x 23.6 in x 10 in (383 mm x 600 mm x 254 mm) (LxHxW)

  • Display: Dot matrix LCD with white LED backlight

  • Net Weight: 19.8 lb (9 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.