The OHAUS D500M is a portable mechanical industrial scale designed to meet a variety of applications where simplicity and economy are a must. The D500M features an easy-to-read, dual-side flat beam with a shadow-proof poise, providing quick reading under most lighting conditions. A positive beam lock secures the indicator when the scale is not in use. Counterpoise weights allow for scale capacities of up to 1000 pounds. The D500M scale utilizes a rugged fabricated steel design and is equipped with durable phenolic wheels for easy maneuverability.