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Are you struggling with inefficient and inaccurate weighing in your industrial or commercial environments?

The Ohaus Defender™ 5000 - Plastic Indicator Bench Scale is here to revolutionize your weighing processes. Designed specifically for demanding industrial applications, this multifunctional bench scale excels in production, packaging, inventory, and shipping tasks. With its precision engineering and user-friendly features, the Defender 5000 ensures reliable and consistent results every time, enhancing productivity and reducing errors in your operations.

Key Benefits:

  • High Precision Weighing: Offers a maximum capacity of 500 lb (250 kg) with a readability of 0.02 lb (10 g), ideal for handling substantial loads with exactitude.
  • Versatile Applications: Equipped for a variety of tasks such as Parts Counting, Percent Weighing, Check Weighing, and Dynamic Weighing, this scale meets all your industrial weighing needs.
  • Advanced Connectivity: Includes easy access communication ports like RS232 and a Micro SD slot, with optional Ethernet and WiFi/Bluetooth, facilitating seamless integration into your existing systems.
  • Durable and Robust Design: Features a 304-grade stainless steel platform with a powder-coated steel frame and a durable plastic indicator, designed to withstand tough industrial conditions.
  • User-Friendly Features: Enhance usability with a backlit LCD, multiple language options, and configurable settings like auto-dim, auto-off, and overload protection for an optimized weighing experience.
  • 5-Year Warranty: Enjoy peace of mind and long-term reliability with a comprehensive 5-year warranty on your investment.

Purchasing the Ohaus Defender™ 5000 - Plastic Indicator Bench Scale means not just solving your weighing problems but transforming them into operational successes. Feel the satisfaction of streamlined processes and accurate measurements that lead to better business decisions and increased productivity. With its robust build and advanced features, this bench scale will be a pivotal tool in your company’s growth and efficiency, ensuring that every measurement is a step towards greater success.

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: 31.5 in x 23.6 in (800 mm x 600 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: 37.9 in x 47.4 in x 23.6 in (963 mm x 1,203 mm x 600 mm) (LxHxW)

  • Display: Dot matrix LCD with white LED backlight

  • Net Weight: 103.6 lb (47 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.