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Are you struggling with inaccurate measurements that slow down your industrial or commercial operations?

The Defender™ 5000 - Metal Indicator Bench Scale from Ohaus, available through Liberty Scales, is your solution for reliable and precise industrial weighing. Designed for rigorous applications such as production, packaging, inventory, and shipping, this scale ensures high-accuracy measurements and seamless integration into your workflow, enhancing productivity and reducing errors.

Key Benefits:

  • High Precision: Offers a maximum capacity of 250 lbs with readability up to 0.01 lb, ideal for detailed industrial weighing tasks.
  • Robust Construction: Features a 304-grade stainless steel platform and a sand-gray powder-coated steel frame, ensuring durability in tough environments.
  • Versatile Functionality: Supports multiple weighing modes including Parts Counting, Percent Weighing, and Check Weighing, along with Dynamic Weighing for versatile application needs.
  • Advanced Connectivity: Equipped with multiple communication ports like RS232 and Micro SD slot and optional WiFi/Bluetooth capabilities, facilitating easy data management and integration.
  • User-Friendly Interface: Comes with a large backlit LCD and plain text prompts for straightforward operation even in low-light conditions.
  • Regulatory Compliance: Meets NTEP/Measurement Canada or OIML/EC type approvals, making it legal for trade and suitable for global commercial applications.
  • 5-Year Warranty: Enjoy peace of mind and long-term reliability with a comprehensive 5-year warranty on your investment.

Imagine your workplace transformed by the Defender™ 5000 - Metal Indicator Bench Scale. With every load precisely measured and every transaction seamlessly integrated, your operations become more efficient, your data more reliable, and your business more competitive. Embrace the peace of mind that comes with knowing every measurement contributes accurately to your success. Equip your business with this top-tier bench scale and feel the satisfaction of workflow optimized to its fullest potential.

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 (20 g)

  • Platform Size: 18 in x 18 in (457 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: 24.7 in x 36.8 in x 18 in (627 mm x 934 mm x 457 mm) (LxHxW)

  • Display: Dot matrix LCD with white LED backlight

  • Net Weight: 39.7 lb (18 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.