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TrueDrop™ 160

Precision drop testing at an affordable price. The TrueDrop™ 160 drop tester. This drop tester represents the ultimate in product and package performance testing and is designed to meet a wide variety of global testing needs.

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One of three models in the TrueDrop™ Series. It helps determine the ruggedness of packages and the effectiveness of their interior cushioning when exposed to impact during material handling. The effects of dropping are easily duplicated in a laboratory setting using controlled and precise flat, corner, and edge drop tests.

Complies with ISTA, ASTM, ISO, MIL STD, and other internationally recognized test standards.


Payload Capacity160 lbs (73 kg)
Drop Height12-72 in (305-1829 mm)
Maximum Package Depth32 in (813 mm)
Impact Zone36x32 in (914x813 mm) - WxD
Utility Requirement (Electrical)100-220VAC / 1Ph / 50-60Hz / 7Amp
Utility Requirement (Air)90 PSI (620 kPa) / 2 cfm (60 Ipm)
Machine Weight1300 lbs (590 kg)
Machine Dimensions103x36x69 in (2616x914x1753 mm) - HxWxD

Due to our continuous commitment to product development, the above specifications and features may be modified without notice.


  • Precision linear rail design with Single Drop Arm Action
  • 160 lbs (73 kg) maximum payload capacity
  • 32” (813 mm) maximum package depth
  • 36” W x 32” D (914x 813mm) steel impact surface
  • 12” – 72” (300 – 1829 mm) adjustable drop height
  • Hand Held Operator Control with LCD Display
  • Package Holding Fixture holds package in correct orientation prior to drop
  • Test sequence counter tracks the number of drops performed
  • System counter tracks overall drops
  • Design allows for Versatile package height and width

Hand Controller and Operator Indicator Panel

  • Exclusive Hand-Held Operator Control with LCD digital readout:
    • SI or English Units
    • Auto Drop Height
    • Audio Alarm upon Release
    • 2 Button Safety Release
    • Auto-home

TrueDrop™ Model 160 OPTIONS

  • Extended drop height
  • Containment pan for liquid testing
  • Enlarged base plate for larger packages
  • Wooden base plate for MIL STD 810 testing
  • Safety Fence for Compliance

Hand Controller and Operator Indicator Panel

Package Holding Fixture

Safety Fence

DAS-105 Data Acquisition System:
Drop & Shock

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