” Drop testing determines the ability of a package to withstand the impacts prevalent in the distribution environment. Lansmont Drop Test Systems are the gold standard for accurate and repeatable drop testing. Every drop tester we manufacture is factory-calibrated to ensure it exceeds industry specifications. ”


The PDT 80M is our low cost Precision Drop Tester model. It can perform drop tests on items weight up to 177 lbs. (80 kg). The standard drop height range is from 12 in. (30.5 cm) up to 72 in. (183 cm). When using the PDT 80M, the drop height is adjusted manually and the drop tester is operated by a footswitch.

PDT 80

The PDT 80 features an electric hoist to raise and lower the drop leaf assembly and provides infinitely variable drop heights. The standard drop height range is 12 in. (30.5 cm) to 72 in. (183 cm). Optional system configurations are available for tests that require more or less drop height. The PDT 80 can handle test items weighing up to 177 lbs. (80 kg). The PDT 80 is operated by a handheld controller and also includes an optional footswitch.

PDT 300

The PDT 300 can drop test large products and packages weighing up to 661 lbs. (300 kg). Standard drop height range is 72 in. (183 cm). Optional drop heights and carriage lengths are available to best suit your application. The PDT 300 uses a handheld controller to operate the drop tester.

PDT 700

The PDT 700 facilitates precision drop testing of large test items weighing up to 1540 lbs. (700 kg). Similar to the PDT 300 design, the larger PDT 700 utilizes a welded steel drop carriage. Standard drop height range is 48 in. (122 cm). The drop carriage is raised and lowered by an electric hoist. The PDT 700 is operated by handheld controller.

QR 3000

The QR 3000 is a Quick Release Drop Tester designed to drop larger, bulkier test items than the PDT models. The QR 3000 can accommodate loads weighing up to 3000 lbs. (1361 kg). Drop test height is limited only by the lifting device used by the customer (forklift, winch, etc.). The QR 3000 is operated by a footswitch.