TECHNICAL INFORMATION ON CAPSULES

The capsule is formed by joining two precision-manufactured gelatine or vegetable capsule sections. Capsules are available in a wide range of sizes, and can be coloured and printed on to provide a unique and customized appearance.

 

Size
1. Weight
Mg 118 96
Tolerance Mg 7 6
2. Capacity
Capsule volume ml 0.91 0.68
Powder Density                   Capsule capacity mg
0.6 g/ml 546 408
0.8 g/ml 728 544
1 g/ml 910 680
1.2 g/ml 1092 816
3. Length of the capsule parts (body and cap)
Body mm 20.22 18.44
Tolerance mm 0.46 0.46
Cap mm 11.74 10.72
Tolerance mm 0.46 0.46
4. External diameter
Body mm 8.18 7.34
Cap mm 8.53 7.64
5. Overall closed length
mm 23.3 21.7
Tolerance mm 0.3 0.3

Please note that capsule specifications are subject to change without notice.