Products:

  • 703 Series Back Mounted Lid Support (Left and Right hand)
  • 702 Series Side Mounted Lid Supports (Left and Right hand)
  • 900 Series Lid Supports w/ stem, w/tab, & w/o stem or tab

Industries/Market Served:

  • Furniture Industry
  • School Desk Industry
  • Test Fixture Industry
  • Truck Industry
  • Computer Sound Cover Industry

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Our Mission Statement:

Carlson Capitol is a custom manufacturer of lid supports and metal stampings, dedicated to meet our customer needs and expectations.

Two basic designs…tailored to fit your needs

Series 700 self-balancing lid closure is available with either statuary bronze or black oxide finish. The standard closure features solid brass enclosed slide. It is also available with hardened moving parts and stainless steel rivets, particularly necessary for sound enclosures where they operate many times per hour. You may choose left or right hand brackets, a variety of spring tensions to suit application, and either a back side mount or side mount hardware.

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Mounting Diagram
(PDF – 86kb)
Assembly of 700 Series
(PDF – 251kb)
700series

 

SPRING COLOR * Inch pounds
Low Limit High Limit
WHITE 110 140
ORANGE 95 125
YELLOW 65 95
BLACK 55 65
MAROON 45 55
GREEN 40 45
BLUE 35 40
GREY 20 35
* NOTE: To find inch-pounds, multiply one-half the distance from front to back times the weight of the lid.

The Series 900 closure is ideal for applications requiring hidden lid support. Sturdy construction throughout, the options include choice of statuary bronze or black oxide finishes, and a variety of spring choices for different applications.

Series 900 hidden lid support

Mounting Diagram
(PDF – 86kb)
900series
SPRING COLOR * Inch pounds
Low Limit High Limit
RED 80 120
GREY 30 55
* NOTE: To find inch-pounds, multiply one-half the distance from front to back times the weight of the lid.