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Are you struggling to maintain accuracy and efficiency in harsh industrial environments?

The Defender™ 5000 Washdown Bench Scale from Ohaus, available at Liberty Scales, is engineered to tackle the toughest industrial weighing tasks. This scale delivers precision and robustness, ideal for applications in production, packaging, inventory, and shipping. Its 304-grade stainless steel construction ensures durability and resistance against water and dust, making it perfect for demanding washdown environments.

Key Benefits:

  • Precision Weighing: Offers a maximum capacity of 500 lbs with a readability of 0.02 lbs, ensuring accurate measurements for critical industrial processes.
  • Versatile Applications: Supports weighing, parts counting, percent weighing, check weighing, and dynamic weighing with an intuitive backlit LCD.
  • Enhanced Connectivity: Equipped with multiple communication ports including RS232 and Micro SD slot, plus optional WiFi/Bluetooth, Ethernet, and additional outputs, facilitating easy data management and integration.
  • Durable and Reliable: Built with a stainless steel IP68 indicator and IP67 load cell, the scale is designed to withstand harsh industrial conditions without compromising on performance.
  • User-Friendly Interface: Features an easy-to-use keypad and on-screen prompts, reducing operational errors and increasing workflow efficiency.
  • 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 Bench Scale means more than just acquiring a piece of equipment; it's about investing in reliability and efficiency that streamline your operations. Feel the peace of mind that comes with a scale that not only meets but exceeds industry standards for accuracy and durability. Imagine a workspace where every measurement boosts your productivity and profitability, supported by a tool that is as steadfast as your commitment to quality. Enhance your industrial processes with Liberty Scales' commitment to excellence and feel confident in every weigh-in.

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: 500 lb (250 kg)

  • Readability: 0.02 lb (10 g)

  • Readability (Certified): 0.1 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.