Cork QC -- 1
Recommended QC Practices for Natural Wine Corks
Jun 2001 Issue of Wine Business Monthly
Corker Jaw Type The 4 segment sliding roller or iris jaw type cork compression system is recommended. Roller or iris type jaws tend to cause wrinkles in the cork which can cause leaking. Corker Maintenance Corking machines are maintained to manufacturers recommended standards at all times. Smooth action in compression stage. No nicks or other damage to the jaw segments. Good alignment and seal of bottle neck in centering bell. Properly centered plunger. Daily cleaning and sanitation of cork hand...
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