Used Snap Cappers

BPDM can supply a variety of used Used Snap Cappers, either as-is, reconditioned or rebuilt. Machines are also commonly supplied ready for production.

Other Types of Inline Cappers

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Used Snap Cappers apply snap caps onto bottles in continuous motion while on a single conveyor. The Snap Caps are fed single file down a chute to a chute end or escapement where caps are stripped one at a time by the neck finish of the traveling bottle, then a down pressure system snaps the snap cap in place. Snap Caps are oriented to travel down the cap chute using several methods including vertical sorters, centrifugal sorters, vibratory bowl sorters, or elevator sorters depending on the Snap Cap and speed requirements. Bottles or containers are stabilized and driven through the capping machine using a belt system.

Bottles or containers are stabilized and driven through the capping machine using a belt system. Containers feeding into a Single Head Inline Snap Capper reach an indexing/anti-rotational system which places the container under the single snap capping chuck. There are several variations of indexing systems employed by Used Snap Cappers.


Used Snap Cappers are popular for their versatility, lack of expensive change parts, and the ease of change over. They eliminate the need for expensive rotary bottle handling change parts as well. However, the vertical down-stroke of a rotary snap capper provides advantages in performing this operation. Speeds are also limited utilizing an inline configuration. Used Snap Cappers are used in the food, beverage, and dairy industries.


  • Used Inline Snap Capper

    Used Inline Snap Capper

  • Used Inline Snap Capper

    Used Inline Snap Capper

  • Used Inline Snap Capper

    Used Inline Snap Capper

Cap Feeders

Bulk Feeder Elevator with Linear Disc Bottle Unscrambler

Bulk Cap Elevator and Cap Blower

Why it is Used with Cappers

Bulk Cap Elevator

Bulk Cap Elevators are used to automatically maintain the amount of caps in a cap sorter allowing for optimal sorter operation while eliminating the need for operators to load caps and maintain reasonable quantities of caps.

Usually, the operation of the elevator is integrated to the capper using a variety of cap level sensors.

Cap Blower

Cap Blowers use filtered air to blow caps to a cap sorter utilizing tubing that guides the caps to the cap sorter.

Cap Blowers can be advantageous because they can feed caps at a high rate, and can be placed further away from the sorter itself.

Berks Plant Design & Maintenance Services

Berks Plant Design & Maintenance is a supplier of in their current condition, reconditioned, or rebuilt. may be supplied with the proper parts and tooling to meet application specific requirements. Our mission is to supply reliable and efficient for your production needs as well as the project's budget. Many times, our are already in good running condition, or in many cases are in LIKE-NEW condition. can be tooled, customized, or upgraded upon request to suit a variety of bottling, packaging, and processing needs.

Berks Plant Design & Maintenance is a supplier of Fully Reconditioned . BPDM defines reconditioned machines such-as , that have been thoroughly inspected, then repaired as needed to be supplied to the customer in excellent running condition.

BPDM Supplies rebuilt machines such-as , which has had every wearable component replaced. Gearboxes are replaced or rebuilt to new standards. Controls are modified or upgraded as per customer's needs.

When you're looking for the right for your application, Berks Plant Design & Maintenance has a large selection of to choose from our expansive inventory, or by sourcing the proper either recently removed or scheduled to be removed. --->

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Berks Plant Design & Maintenance's headquarters is located in Berks County in Shoemakersville, PA. We provide packaging equipment, process machinery, bottling equipment, parts, and services to clients anywhere in the United States, Canada, Mexico, and other points abroad. Our clients know our reputation for our expertise and excellence in customer service. Our equipment experts will help you identify your needs, and work with your budget to get you the best possible equipment solutions for your next project.