Ohaus has discontinued the BW series and replaced it with the new Valor 4000 series.

Ohaus BW Series Compact Washdown Scales

Compact dependability, durability and quality from Ohaus
Models in this series: BW1.5US, BW3US, BW6US, BW15US

Overview of the BW displaying its stainless steel platform, display, and operation keys.
"In A Nutshell"
Power Rechargeable battery &
AC adapter (included)
Displays Red LED
Tare Feature Yes
Hold Feature No
Calibration Feature Yes
Count Feature No
Platform Size 9" x 7"
Scale Size 9" x 12.2" x 5"
Weighing Modes 3


Included Accessories

AC Power Adapter
  • AC Power Adapter

Weighing Modes

Model: Mode: Capacity: Resolution:
BW-1.5US Kilograms 1.5 kg 0.5 g
Pounds 3.000 lb 0.001 lb
Ounces 50.00 oz 0.02 oz
BW-3US Kilograms 3 kg 1 g
Pounds 6.000 lb 0.002 lb
Ounces 100.00 oz 0.05 oz
BW-6US Kilograms 6 kg 2 g
Pounds 15.000 lb 0.005 lb
Ounces 200.0 oz 0.1 oz
BW-15US Kilograms 15 kg 5 g
Pounds 30.00 lb 0.01 lb
Ounces 500.0 oz 0.1 oz

Product Details

IP 65 / NEMA 4X Water Resistant HousingThese digital bench scales have a water resistant housing with an IP (Ingress Protection) rating of 65. This means the BW is protected from dust and low pressure water jets from all directions, as well as, corrosion, sleet, rain and more. So, if ya want to spray off these BW bench scales when they get dirty, go right ahead.

Checkweighing FeatureMake sure ya get your weights just right with this portioning scale's check weighing feature. When ya weigh in this mode, you can set weight limits for the stuff you're weighing. So, if your sample weight is too low or too high...the BW will sure let ya know.

Liquid Level IndicatorThis very handy feature helps you quickly and easily get your scale nice and level. A level scale is important for getting the most accurate weight readings. All ya have to do is twist the feet on the bottom of the scale until the spirit bubble is centered within the level.

Rechargeable Battery PackYou won't have to worry about searching high and low for a wall outlet to plug this portion control scale into. The BW scales have an internal rechargeable battery with up to 50 hours of battery life on a single charge!

Stainless Steel PlatformThis compact digital scale has a durable stainless steel weighing platform to make cleanup a breeze. Unlike gold or silver, stainless steel doesn't scratch easily and keeps its shine without rusting or tarnishing. Since the platform is removable, this food scale is perfect for weighing food portions for packaging and food preparation.

Easy To Clean, Sealed KeypadYou won't have to worry about dust and dirt getting stuck under and around the buttons on this food prep scale...The BW's have an easy to clean membrane keypad with accurately labeled keys for easy weighing.

1 YEAR MANUFACTURER'S WARRANTY!When ya buy the BW1.5US, BW3US, BW6US, or the BW15US you'll need to head on over to the Ohaus website and register it to receive your one year warranty.

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