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Are you struggling with inaccurate measurements in harsh industrial environments?

The Defender™ 5000 Washdown Bench Scale from Ohaus is engineered to deliver reliable and precise industrial weighing, even in the most challenging conditions. This scale is meticulously designed for durability and precision, ensuring your production, packaging, inventory, and shipping processes are streamlined and error-free. With its robust construction and advanced features, the Defender™ 5000 sets the standard for bench scales in demanding settings.

Key Benefits:

  • High Capacity and Precision: Supports up to 250 lbs with a readability of 0.05 lb, making it perfect for a wide range of industrial applications.
  • Advanced Weighing Modes: Includes functions like Weighing, Parts Counting, Percent Weighing, Check Weighing, and Dynamic Weighing for versatile operations.
  • Durable and Washdown Ready: Constructed with 304-grade stainless steel and featuring an IP68-rated indicator and IP67 load cell, this scale withstands harsh washdown environments.
  • Enhanced Connectivity: Equipped with multiple communication ports such as RS232, Micro SD slot, Ethernet, and optional WiFi/Bluetooth, facilitating easy data transfer and integration.
  • User-Friendly Interface: Features a backlit LCD, on-screen prompts, and a keypad that simplifies navigation and increases workflow efficiency.
  • 5-Year Warranty: Enjoy peace of mind and long-term reliability with a comprehensive 5-year warranty on your investment.

When you invest in the Defender™ 5000 Washdown Bench Scale, you're not just buying a scale; you're upgrading your entire industrial process. Imagine the peace of mind that comes from knowing every measurement is accurate and your operations are optimized for maximum productivity. This scale not only meets your industrial weighing needs but also enhances your operational capabilities, making it a vital tool in your facility. With the Defender™ 5000, you'll feel confident and in control, backed by the reliability and precision that Liberty Scales is known for.

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: 30.4 in x 48.6 in x 24 in (773 mm x 1,234 mm x 610 mm) (LxHxW)

  • Display: Dot matrix LCD with white LED backlight

  • Net Weight: 88.2 lb (40 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.