La Marzocco GS3 MP Conical Valve Upgrade - Page 3

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cafeaffe
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Postby cafeaffe » Sep 04, 2017, 4:25 pm

@Capitol, same situation as you, I had the Strada mod for a long time and once I got used to it, the control was excellent. I have the full LM954 kit sitting on my shelf still, never got around to installing it and the guy who bought my machine wasn't interested in the update

Capitol
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Postby Capitol » Sep 05, 2017, 1:22 pm

ttle off-topic, anyone know what the RRP is for the new cool touch wand? I had a local installer get a price for me was almost $US900!


I got a quote of roughly the same and when I called LM USA to inquire about the parts, they said that the availability of the new steam arms was very limited.

txrpls
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Postby txrpls » Jan 13, 2018, 6:50 pm

I ordered the kit and LM said that the machine neede to be reprogrammed. Did you have to do this after the modification?

smite
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Postby smite » Jan 14, 2018, 5:17 pm

Could someone post or link to some shots being pulled with this upgrade in place?

I have seen many Slayer shots but can't find any newer GS3/MP shots being pulled with a technique that shows the benefits of this upgraded system.

Thanks very much.

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FotonDrv
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Postby FotonDrv » Jan 15, 2018, 12:48 am

cafeaffe wrote:Great summary of the installation. I'm sure this will help a lot of people on HB, since the included instructions aren't exactly clear in some spots.


+1 !!! Great write up.
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