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Struggling with unreliable measurements in your industrial or commercial operations?

Discover the accuracy and dependability of the Ohaus Defender™ 5000 Low Profile Bench Scale with Metal Indicator. This cutting-edge solution enhances your industrial weighing processes, ensuring precise and consistent results every time.

Crafted to tackle the challenges of varied industrial environments, the Ohaus Defender™ 5000 Series is a powerhouse in performance and functionality. It's robust construction and advanced technology effortlessly handle production, packaging, inventory, and shipping tasks. Featuring a user-friendly interface, including a large backlit display and intuitive on-screen prompts, this scale streamlines your workflows, boosting efficiency and reducing errors.

Key Benefits:

  • High Precision: Offers a maximum capacity of 50 lb (25 kg) with readability down to 0.002 lb (1 g), enabling accurate measurements for critical processes.
  • Versatile Applications: Supports a range of functions like weighing, parts counting, percent weighing, and check weighing, plus dynamic weighing options for flexible usage.
  • Advanced Connectivity: It includes multiple communication ports, such as RS232, a Micro SD slot, and options for Ethernet and WiFi/Bluetooth, facilitating easy data management and system integration.
  • Durable Design: Features a 304-grade stainless steel platform and a powder-coated steel frame, ensuring long-lasting performance in harsh industrial settings.
  • Comprehensive User Management: This feature accommodates up to a 50,000-item library and 1,000 user profiles, enhancing data traceability and operational control with GMP/GLP data output.
  • 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 Ohaus Defender™ 5000, you're not just buying a bench scale; you're enhancing the efficiency and reliability of your industrial operations. Feel the confidence of accurate measurements and the ease of integrated data management. With its robust build and precision technology, this bench scale solves your measurement challenges and transforms how your business handles complex industrial tasks. Step into a world of uncompromised accuracy and reliability with Liberty Scales' commitment to quality, making every weight count.

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: 50 lb (25 kg)

  • Readability: 0.002 lb (1 g)

  • Readability (Certified): 0.01 lb (5 g)

  • Platform Size: 12 in x 12 in (305 mm x 305 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: 23.1 in x 4.8 in x 12 in (588 mm x 122 mm x 305 mm) (LxHxW)

  • Display: Dot matrix LCD with white LED backlight

  • Net Weight: 22 lb (10 kg)

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

  • Platform Construction: Stainless Steel

  • Protection Rating: Not Applicable

  • 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.