Zalkin cap elevators supply a metered and controlled quantity of caps to rotary cap orienters at speeds up to 2,000 cpm (120,000 cph).
They are designed to perform two primary functions:
Zalkin cap elevators are available for a wide range of cap types and sizes including:
They are compatible with the full range of Zalkin capping system technologies including rotary monobloc, rotary freestanding and single-head cappers.
They employ cleated belts to gently feed caps into capping systems and, if required, transport them to the elevation required by the cap orienter.
The cap bin size and elevation angle can be optimized for each application and line layout.