The CapLid is an inline pan lidder.


The lidder is designed to place lids automatically, and in a continuous flow, on the pans. The equipment handles the lids/pans with their length in the direction of travel. The position of both the lids and pans is controlled throughout the lidding process.

Standard Features

  • Two strand steel table top pan conveyor
  • Two strand lid conveyor with magnetic lid retention
  • Direct coupled gear motors eliminate the need for chain drive maintenance
  • Independent hand wheel adjustments for lid and pan height and width accommodations
  • Right- or left- side operator control
  • Mechanical variable speed control for lid and pan
  • Easily cleaned tubular steel construction
  • Self-contained electrical controls and motor protection located on the operator control side
  • Shipping Weight: 900kg (2000 lbs.)
  • Lid Width 250-500 mm (10-20 in) or 400-650 mm (15-25 in)
  • Lid Length 900 mm (36 in) maximum
  • Available in stainless steel or powder coated steel construction


  • Gravity lid feed conveyor
  • Lid feed and discharge conveyors
  • Lid feed sensors for control and monitoring of infeed and discharge conveyors
  • Handling lid/pan with length across conveyor