ISTA and ASTM Package Testing -2012

This edition of our newsletter focuses on Quest’s specific expertise in ISTA and ASTM package testing.

We specialize in both stand-alone ISTA and ASTM testing, as well as combined ISTA and ASTM testing. By tailoring the testing to the worst-case of both standards, your testing needs can be met at a greatly reduced cost.

We provide testing on anything from small packages to full palletized loads. We test to most standards, including:

  • ISTA 1A, 1B, 1C, 2A, 2B, etc.
  • ASTM D999, D4169, D4728, D5276, etc.
  • MIL-STD-810G and other military standards
  • FEDEX package testing

Quest’s package testing services are customizable. We offer all the package testing services you need, including:

  • Fixed Displacement Vibration
  • Random Vibration
  • Temperature/Humidity Conditioning
  • Altitude
  • Compression

Our test facility includes:
Truck Ride Simulator with an 8 ft. x 7 ft. platform
Temperature/Humidity Walk-in Chamber (15 ft. x 10 ft x 8 ft)
Large testing capacity, multiple shakers and over 15 different chambers of varying sizes

Quest Engineering Solutions specializes in providing a variety of mechanical, electrical, and shipping testing services to a broad range of industries and businesses.

Quest’s services focus on the physical and virtual testing of your product.  We offer the following testing services:

  • Vibration
  • Airflow, impedance and performance measurements
  • Altitude
  • Audio, noise measurement and evaluation
  • Burn-in
  • ESS, HALT, Stress screening
  • Product Safety Testing
  • Finite Element Analysis, including thermal, mechanical, airflow and others
  • Humidity
  • ISTA and ASTM package testing
  • Materials Testing, including tensile testing
  • Mechanical Shock, Fragility
  • Salt Spray Testing
  • Temperature, component, module and system cooling
  • Thermal Imaging
  • Temperature Cycling, Thermal Shock
  • Transportation simulation (packaging testing)
  • MIL Spec Testing
  • Custom Projects and Turnkey test setups.