Product Information

Ruger Counterbalance Drum Dumpers are carefully designed to provide greater flexibility and maneuverability. Experience quick, easy, precise, safe drum dumping even in the most challenging environments with the Ruger Counterbalance Drum Dumper.

 Model Capacity  Overall Width  Boom Reach (retracted)  Boom Reach (extended)  Boom Height (low)  Boom Height (high) 
HP-1/2DDR 500 lbs. 30-1/2" 41-7/8" 53-7/8" 1" 98-1/4"
HP-3/4DDR 1,000 lbs. 31" 42" 54" 21-7/8" 108"
FP-1DDR 1,500 lbs. 34" 46-1/4" 87-1/4" 11-1/2" 143"


  • Models with 500, 1,000, and 1,500 lbs. capacity
  • Forward dumping action
  • Full lift range
  • Reach from 54” to 871/4” depending on model
  • Available in both manual and power models
  • Needle type release valve allows pin-point control
  • Steel or phenolic wheels
  • All Ruger Drum Handling Equipment meet or exceed ASME PASE standards, which require design and build to 150% of rated capacity and are ANSI Z.535 compliant


Companies that require safe, dependable Drum Dumping involving a wide array of materials, turn to Ruger Industries. Our experienced engineers can design custom options for our Counterbalance Drum Dumper that will meet almost any need you may have.

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