Are you in the market for a machine that can seal containers with caps or lids? If so, you may be looking for a capping machine. But with so many types and models available, how do you know which one is right for you? Don't worry, Exapro got you covered!

There are many important factors to consider when buying a used capping machine, including the type of equipment, its capacity, condition, compatibility with your caps or lids, and pricing. It's simple to find the ideal used capping machine for your production needs with Exapro's online marketplace because it has a large selection of machines that fit all of these requirements.

But Exapro offers a lot more than just a huge selection of used machinery. They also provide a user-friendly platform that enables searching for, analysing, and purchasing equipment from vendors all around the world. Aside from that, you can be confident in your purchase because of the team at Exapro's expertise.

So if you're in the market for such a machine, consider Exapro as your go-to source for used machinery. With their wide selection, user-friendly platform, and advice, you can find the perfect capping machine for your needs and take your production to the next level!

 

 

RMPAK FP Capping machine

Year: 2024

Capacity units/hour 1800 u/h
Max container Ø 200 mm
Type Automatic
Type of caps
Max container height 400 mm

AYRTAC MC-50 TWIST-OFF Capping machine

Year: 2022

Capacity units/hour 4200 u/h
Type Automatic
Type of caps

Automatic line for clipping guns onto Posimat / Tirelli vials

Year: 2022

Capacity units/hour 3900 u/h
Max container height 300 mm
Type of caps
Type Automatic

Semi-automatic crimping machine - QUENARD TSB VP aluminium olive oil cap

Year: 2022

Capacity units/hour 600 u/h
Max container Ø 32 mm
Type of caps alu

ROMMELAG SM950 Capping machine

Year: 2021

Capacity units/hour 1800 u/h
Type of caps

Used Tecno Alimentaire RT600

Year: 2021

An automatic filling and capping solution for small jars (30ml capacity). Capping station with mechanical cap lifter, automatic cap feeder mounted on top of the machine and 3-head capper for screw caps. Electronic control of the machine via touch screen PLC. A newly built machine: 2021 Model: RT600


Mssilly Microcap Capping machine Low working hours

Year: 2021

Capacity units/hour 600 u/h
Max container Ø 90 mm
Type of caps
Max container height 120 mm

Neosepec Capping machine Low working hours

Year: 2020

Capacity units/hour 3000 u/h
Max container Ø 66 mm
Type of caps
Max container height 300 mm

Price on request

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PS Angelus CB50F canning machine

Year: 2020

Capacity units/hour 3000 u/h
Type of caps 202 CDL

STORK / ZALKIN filler - capper

Year: 2020

Capacity units/hour 4000 u/h
Max container Ø 50.75 mm
Type of caps
Max container height 168 mm

COMPLETE BOTTLE FILLING LINE

Year: 2020

One Late Model Complete Bottle Filling Line ONE 2020. 36 in. feed table, 115 Volt 60Hz/1.2A, ONE Kalish 12 lane Electronic Counter, 125V/1ph/60 Hz/15 Amp, Deitz Cottoner Model CS 1, 125V/1Ph/60Hz, ONE 2011 Metal Detector, Loma Systems, Model # IQ 2, Serial BMD 14029D 110 V/1Ph/60Hz/0.3 Amp, ALL NEW CONVEYOR with ONE 90 Degree Turn, ONE Kapsall Capper Model GA6, …


Used Codi Model Dpl-250 Half High Bulk Depalletizer – New 2018

Year: 2018

Used in the brewery canning line. Unit is in good shape and was used as recently as October 2021 SPECIFICATIONS Dimensions (L x W x H): 73″ x 121″ x 130″ Weight: 2700 lbs (1225 kgs) Power: 208-240V, 3 phase Air: 5 CFM @ 110 PSI Capacity: Up to 250 CPM Item Type: Bulk Depalletizer Manufacturer: Codi Model: DPL 250 …


Bram-Cor 2-Position IV Bag Filling Machine

Year: 2018

Used Bram-Cor automatic IV bag filling and capping, model BFIL A12LF, 2 filling heads, cap inserter with Sarg vibrating bowl feeder, product mass flow meter, with Allen Bradley plc controls and Panelview 400 HMI, built 2018.

Agropack 008.1802.005 Capping machine Low working hours

Year: 2018

Capacity units/hour 0 u/h
Type of caps .

Used Balpack w/ Cap Elevator & Conveyor

Year: 2018

Used Balpack, Model No. CEISB CAPPER, Cap Size 89mm, Voltage 120V AC, Date of MFG 8/2/2018, 80PSi, Conveyor size: 4''wide x 144'' long. Dims: 70''W x 144''L x 95'' Fully Automatic 2 station inline chuck capper: For increased capping speeds up to 100bpm on caps up to 63mm Includes dedicated bottle feedscrew drive system Stainless steel and anodized aluminum construction. …

High Capacity Full Automatic Twist Off Metal Cap Production Line

Year: 2018

Capacity units/hour 330 u/h
Type Automatic
Type of caps Twist Off

Crown Bevcorp 72 Valve Can Filler With Angelus 120L Seamer

Year: 2018

Filler Built new in 2019, Seamer Rebuilt in 2018, Last ran energy drinks on 12oz. and 16oz. Standard cans up to 1100 cans per minute, Filler and Seamer have been well maintained, Setup for 202 lids, Can Filler has stainless steel frame, Filler and Seamer are mounted on common stainless steel frame, Chucks and rolls in good shape, Includes Lube …


Introduction:

A capping machine is a type of industrial equipment used to cap or top containers, including bottles, jars, and tubes. It is frequently employed in the packaging sector, where goods are frequently marketed in containers that must be tightly sealed to maintain their safety and freshness. There are several kinds of capping machines, such as screw cappers, snap cappers, and press-on cappers, each of which is made to function with a certain kind of cap or cover.

Depending on the model of equipment being utilised, a capping machine operates on a certain concept. For instance, a screw capper screws caps onto containers using a spinning head with several spindles, but a snap capper employs a similar mechanism to snap caps onto containers. Pressure is sometimes used by capping machines to push caps or lids onto containers. Whatever their design, capping machines typically function by placing caps or lids on containers and exerting pressure to secure them in place. They are perfect for high-volume production lines since they can quickly seal containers.

Numerous industries, such as those producing food and beverages, medications, cosmetics, and household chemicals, use capping machines. They are used to cap bottles of water, juice, or soda in the food and beverage sector, and to close pill or capsule containers in the pharmaceutical sector. They are also used in the cosmetics sector to cap bottles of shampoo, lotion, or perfume. Cappers have developed into a necessary piece of equipment in many sectors because of their speedy and effective container sealing capabilities.

The main factors to consider when choosing a capping machine

  • Type of capping machine: Determine which type of capping machine is required based on the type of cap or lid being used, such as screw, snap, or press-on;
  • Capacity: Consider the production capacity required to meet the needs of the project. This can vary depending on the speed of the machine and the number of containers to be sealed per minute;
  • Condition: Check the condition of the machine to ensure that it is in good working order and can operate efficiently without breaking down;
  • Compatibility with caps or lids: Ensure that the capping machine is compatible with the size and type of caps or lids required for the project;
  • Adjustable settings: Check if the machine has adjustable settings to allow for flexibility in production, such as adjustable torque or speed settings;
  • Ease of use: Consider the ease of use of the machine, including ease of maintenance and cleaning;
  • Footprint and space requirements: Determine the size and space requirements of the machine to ensure it will fit in the production facility;
  • Price: Consider the cost of the machine and compare it to other options to ensure it fits within the budget.

Before buying a capping machine, customers can make sure they choose a machine that will meet the needs of their project, operate effectively, and offer a strong return on investment by taking into account these technical data, attributes, and options.

Main manufacturers:

Many industries that require dependable and effective container sealing solutions depend on capping machines as essential equipment. As a result, the industry is dominated by a number of significant capping machine manufacturers. Nince of the most well-known producers of capping machines are listed below:

Krones AG: A leading global provider of beverage and packaging solutions, Krones AG offers a range of capping machines for various applications, including screw capping, snap capping, and press-on capping.

Arol Group: This global leader offers a range of machines that can handle a wide variety of caps and containers, from bottles and jars to tubes and pouches.

Bosch Packaging Technology: A leading provider of packaging equipment and solutions, offers a range of capping machines that can be customised to suit the specific needs of each customer.

Tecnocap Group: An Italian-based global leader in the production of metal and plastic closures, provides machines that can handle different types of closures, including crown caps, twist-off caps, and plastic closures.

Bertolaso: Another Italian-based manufacturer of beverage packaging solutions, Bertolaso has a range of capping machines that are designed to meet the specific needs of the wine, spirits, and beverage industries.

Zalkin: A global provider of high-speed capping equipment, Zalkin has cappers that are used in various industries, including beverage, food, and pharmaceutical.

Marchesini: Italian-based manufacturer of packaging equipment, Marchesini offers a range of capping machines that are designed to handle different types of caps and containers, including screw, snap, and press-on.

Comaco: A German-based manufacturer of packaging machinery, Comaco provides machines that can handle different types of closures, including screw, snap, and press-on.

King: A Chinese-based manufacturer of packaging equipment, King offers a range of capping machines that are designed to meet the specific needs of different industries, including beverage, food, and pharmaceutical.

Difference between capping machines and crimping machines

Capping machines and crimping machines are both used in the packaging industry to seal containers, but they work differently and are used for different types of closures.

A capping machine is used to apply a cap to a container and secure it by screwing or pressing it onto the bottle or jar. Capping machines can be used with a wide variety of caps, including screw caps, snap caps, and press-on caps. Capping machines can be used for both glass and plastic containers and can be adjusted to handle different sizes and shapes of containers.

The pharmaceutical and food sectors often utilise a crimping machine to attach metal caps to containers, on the other hand. The metal cap is crimped onto the bottle or vial by the crimping machine, forming a reliable and tamper-evident seal. Crimping machines are primarily used for small containers like vials, ampoules, and small bottles and may be used with several types of caps, including aluminium caps and flip-top caps.

Consider all the logistical aspects of buying

Moving a second-hand capping machine from one factory to another requires careful planning and execution to ensure that the machine is transported safely and installed properly in its new location. There are several considerations to keep in mind when moving a capping machine, including the size and weight of the machine, the distance to be travelled, and the availability of suitable transportation and equipment.

Firstly, the size and weight of the capping machine will determine the type of transportation needed, whether it's a truck or a container, and the requirements for loading and unloading the machine. Secondly, the distance between the two factories and the logistics of transportation must be considered, including the route, customs clearance, and any permits that may be required.

In addition, proper handling and packing of the machine to prevent damage during transportation is crucial. It is important to disassemble and pack the machine securely and to ensure that it is properly labelled for easy identification during the installation process. Once the machine arrives at its new location, it must be reassembled and installed properly to ensure that it functions optimally.

Overall, moving a second-hand capping machine requires careful planning and execution to ensure that the machine is transported safely and installed properly in its new location, to minimise downtime and maximise efficiency.