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What is a wirehood ?

It’s the technical term for a holding device used to secure a stopper.

What do I use a strap-type wirehood for?

A strap-type wirehood is a holding device used for the secure of a stopper, mostly made of plastic.

What do I use a 4-post wirehood for?

A 4-post wirehood is a holding device mostly used for the secure of natural corks.

Is it possible to customize the wirehoods?

Yes, with colored wire or with individually stamped lids. Or both.

Which packaging is available for the wirehoods?

Depending on the requirements of the customer, the wirehoods can be packed in cardboard-boxes, plastic boxes or trays. The trays are reusable.

What are conveyor belts?

Schneider offers his own developed transport system for the transportation of wirehoods and capsules. Hereby, our articles are moved smoothly and efficiently to the inserting machine.

Do you develop customized solutions?

Customized wirehoods are our passion. Ask and challenge us.

Do you have a customer-service?

Our service-team helps our customers in case of questions regarding the application of our wirehoods. Sometimes a little intervention in the filling line is enough.

Does Schneider have a quality management?

Yes, we are certified according to DIN ISO 22000:2005. A complete documentation from the buying to the delivery at our customer always guarantees the highest quality as possible.

Does Schneider have a certification?

Yes, we are certified according to DIN ISO 22000:2005.

Are there any representatives abroad?

Yes, we are represented worldwide. Please refer to our internet site to get addresses of our partners.

What is a tray?

The Schneider-Tray-system has been developed for the packing of our wirehoods and capsules. It is standardized, re-usable and suitable for wineries, which produce important quantities. It is mostly used with our depalletizing-system EPA.

Is it possible to use the strap-type wirehoods for the closure of other articles, too?

Yes, they can be used for the closure of bottles containing olive oil, schnapps, liqueur etc. which are closed with a stopper.

Is it possible to use the wirehoods for the closure of other articles, too?

Yes, they can be used for the closure of bottles containing olive oil, schnapps, liqueur etc. and closed with a stopper.

What do I use secco-cords for?

A secco-cord is a decorative holding device, mostly used on natural corks and prosecco bottles.

Is it possible to use the secco-cords for the closure of other articles, too?

Yes, they can be used for the closure of bottles containing olive oil, schnapps, liqueur etc. and closed with a stopper.

Wie wird der Kordelverschluss auf die Flasche verschlossen?

Der Kordelverschluss kann mit SCHNEIDER-Maschinen im manuellen- oder halbautomatischen Betrieb auf die Flasche verschlossen werden.

Which colours are available for the secco cords?

The secco cords are mainly available in natural colour. Green, red or blue is also possible.

Which raw materials are used to produce secco-cords?

The secco-cord has a bore of zinc coated wire which is wrapped with hemp thread.

Which sizes are available for the secco cords?

The secco-cords are produced in individual sizes. For the definition of the size, an empty bottle closed with a stopper is needed.

Which is the min. quantity for secco cords?

It is a cardboard-box containing 900 secco cords.

Draht- und Metallwarenfabrik

To which group of packing do the wirehoods of Schneider belong to?

Our wirehoods are secondary packaging with no direct contact to the content/food.

To which group of packing do the capsules of Schneider belong to?

Our wirehoods are secondary packaging and have no direct contact to the content/food.

What do I use a secco cord for?

A secco cord is a decorative closing device . It´s not a holding device.

Are the wirehoods recyclable?

Depending on the type of wirehoods, they are made of steel wire and cold rolled strip or tin, they are therefore 100 % recyclable.

Are the secco cords recyclable?

The secco cords are made of steel wire and a coating of natural fibres and are therefore 100 % recyclable.

For which bottles are the standard sizes of the wirehoods and 4-post wirehoods suitable for?

They are suitable for champagne bottles with a bottleneck according to DIN 6094-5.

Which are the storage conditions for the wirehoods?

The humidity should be between 55 % and 65 %, the temperature between 10°C and 35°C. Sudden variations of the temperature are to be avoided (danger of corrosion because of condensation). The wirehoods should be used within 2 years after the delivery.

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