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by trumz, 11 minutes ago in Repairs, Restorations & Mods
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Help! Lower Burr Carrier Bolt Removal on Rio Super Automatic (aka Mazzer Major)

Have you tried putting a metal rod (solid screw driver) in through the chute wedged under the burr carrier? This will stop the burr carrier from moving when you're unscrewing the top screw. A long allen key with an extention (small diameter pipe) should do it. That screw and washer don't look stock. You're usualy able to get a wrench...
by vberch, 16 minutes ago in Coffee Roasting
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by Marmot, 19 minutes ago in Repairs, Restorations & Mods
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Help! Lower Burr Carrier Bolt Removal on Rio Super Automatic (aka Mazzer Major)

"Burr carrier screw loosening using espresso detergent?" This is something else I have found. Maybe tabasco could help in your case as well
by thom8143, 25 minutes ago in Repairs, Restorations & Mods
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Help! Lower Burr Carrier Bolt Removal on Rio Super Automatic (aka Mazzer Major)

I'm kind of glad you are wrong
by stiksandstones, 31 minutes ago in Espresso Machines
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ECM Synchronika steam pressure adjustment

Thanks all, I will crank up the temp and see if my bars go up-and my milk frothing gets better.
by GDK, 36 minutes ago in Buying Advice
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Decent DE1XL or DE1XXL? Or Synesso Home?

Well said. The La Spaz is much faster with steaming milk than the non XXL Decent! At the same time, you have to be careful while steaming smaller quantities but once you get the skill, your steaming is fast. That time difference is something you get used to I guess, especially if you do not steam for two lattes at...
by heavyduty, 39 minutes ago in Coffee Roasting
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by Marmot, 41 minutes ago in Repairs, Restorations & Mods
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Help! Lower Burr Carrier Bolt Removal on Rio Super Automatic (aka Mazzer Major)

I'm sorry! That seems to be the screw for doser adjustment on Mazzers with doser. Your screw should be considerably shorter.
by vberch, 41 minutes ago in Coffee Roasting
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Hi Gary, I don't see it listed on Captain's site. Did your call them?
by JohnB., 44 minutes ago in Coffee Roasting
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I've still got 6 lbs of the 10 lbs I bought 12/2020. I'll pass on this one as freezer space is tight as I recently stocked up on grains for bread making.