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Are you facing challenges in maintaining accuracy and efficiency in your production, packaging, inventory, or shipping processes?

The Defender™ 5000 Bench Scale from Ohaus, featuring a durable plastic indicator, is specifically engineered to address these crucial needs in any industrial environment. This advanced bench scale brings a new level of configurability and convenience to industrial weighing, ensuring your operations are seamless and precise.

  • High Accuracy and Readability: Offers a maximum capacity of 100 lb (50 kg) with a fine readability of 0.005 lb (2 g), making it suitable for detailed industrial tasks.
  • Versatile Applications: Equipped for various applications, including weighing, parts counting, percent weighing, check weighing, and dynamic weighing, enhancing its utility across multiple tasks.
  • Advanced Communication Options: Features easy-access communication ports such as RS232 and a Micro SD slot, with optional WiFi/Bluetooth, Ethernet, and additional outputs, facilitating seamless data transfer and connectivity.
  • Robust Construction: Combines a 304-grade stainless steel platform with a rugged sand gray powder-coated steel frame and an ABS plastic or stainless steel indicator, ensuring durability and longevity.
  • User-Friendly Design Features: Includes a backlit LCD, multiple language options, and configurable settings like auto-dim, auto-off, and screensaver, designed for optimal user experience and operational 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 Bench Scale means acquiring a tool and investing in a solution that enhances the productivity and accuracy of your industrial weighing processes. Imagine the peace of mind and the boost in efficiency you will experience, knowing that every measurement is precise and every operation runs smoothly. This scale is not just a purchase; it's a pivotal addition to your industrial setup that guarantees reliability and precision with every use. Enhance your industrial capabilities today with Liberty Scales’ trusted solutions and experience a noticeable improvement in your operational workflow.

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: 100 lb (50 kg)

  • Readability: 0.005 lb (2 g)

  • Readability (Certified): 0.02 lb (10 g)

  • Platform Size: 24 in x 18 in (610 mm x 457 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: 30.6 in x 35.6 in x 18 in (775 mm x 903 mm x 457 mm) (LxHxW)

  • Display: Dot matrix LCD with white LED backlight

  • Net Weight: 59.5 lb (27 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.