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Wirehoods, Tin Capsules & Screwcaps: Planning Your Closure Order

Scott Labs carries a wide variety of closures to meet various bottling needs. Whether you are in the business of bottling still or sparkling wine, we have both stock and custom closure options available.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Below are a few FAQs that are important to know before placing an order for wirehoods, tin capsules or screw caps:

Q. What size stock wirehoods are available to purchase online?

A. We carry both 32 mm and 38 mm wirehoods, both of which are available to purchase directly via our online store. Please note quantities will be subject to available in-stock inventory.

Q. What is the typical lead time for custom wirehood orders?

A. Due to precise color matching and oversees production, average lead times for custom wirehood orders vary from 12-14 weeks from artwork sign off. All custom wirehoods are produced by ICAS at their production facility and headquarters in Ivrea, Italy.

Q. What is the lead time for custom tin capsule orders?

A. Due to precise color matching and oversees production, average lead times for custom tin capsule orders vary from 16-20 weeks from time of color draw down sign off. All custom tin capsules are produced by Amcor Capsules at their production facility in Canada.

Q. What is the lead time for custom STELVIN® screwcap orders?

A. Due to precise color matching and branding, average lead times for custom STELVIN® screwcap orders vary from 14-16 weeks from color draw down sign off. All custom screwcaps are produced in and distributed directly from American Canyon, CA.

Q. What is the lead time for custom PE.DI crown cap orders?

A. Due to precise color matching and branding, average lead times for custom PE.DI crown cap orders vary from 12-14 weeks. All custom crown caps are produced by PE.DI at their production facility and headquarters in Ivrea, Italy.

Q. What's the best method to determine the right size wirehood?

A. Ask your bottle manufacturer for a bottle drawing and use it in reference to our guide, How to Determine the Right Size Sparkling Wine Closures. If you need additional help, send the bottle drawing to our Cork & Packaging experts! We can help you determine the right size wirehood to fit your bottles.

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