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by tasseloff19, 8 minutes ago in Water
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Water treatment - How to compare before/after

That's great to know! Since I'm using a softener+carbon filter I probably won't have the same # as you after filtering, but if my current setup doesn't work at least I know bestmax will do the trick
by YeetSkeeterson, 21 minutes ago in Coffees
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Robusta Coffee For Espresso

I would get used to it. With global temperature increases it's all that will be available in the future, save for some hybrids we have to naturally select starting from square one. I have a pound of robusta that a family friend's mother grew in her backyard. She roasted it personally so it's a bit darker than I prefer
by zip15, 30 minutes ago in Grinders
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Weber Key Grinder

Backer #31. Also got my shipping notice!
by JB90068, 30 minutes ago in Espresso Machines
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What do you love and hate about your espresso machine?

Weber Workshops EG-1 grinder. First of all, I love the futuristic style of it. Looks are only the starting point because it's design is predicated on function and it performs perfectly. {image} There are several design aspects that I feel are brilliantly thought out. One of them is how easy it is to get to the burrs. There
by mbeck, 31 minutes ago in Grinders
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Momentem: First Dual Burr Two Phase Manual Grinder

I mean. I'd guess it's because they can't get reverse burrs, c.f. the Knob. Although the Knob had the misfortune to launch their crowdfunding campaign while still believing they could talk a burr manufacturer into making reverse burrs, then had to revise halfway through when it turned out there was no way that was going to happen. A fair amount
by HB, 34 minutes ago in News and Suggestion Box
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by Amberale, 39 minutes ago in Lever Espresso Machines
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Lever Espresso Machine Gallery

The CT-1 also has temperature control, the CT-2 is just a bit easier with a larger scale
by homeslice, Today, 8:07 pm in Espresso Machines
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Profitec Pro 600 Review from a Pro 500 Vet.

First off Gargamel40 get it through your head that dealers don't discuss details of efficient function from back-to-back drinks to each machine they're selling and nobody gets the experience from a Profitec website. You always buy cars purely off everything posted on the website and get everything you want from it alone? You'd be a first. If people are going
by IamOiman, Today, 7:59 pm in Lever Espresso Machines
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1962 Faema Urania Refurb

The new part arrived today, it cost me exactly $2.52 . The measurements were just about exact with the original part, the broken part can now take its final rest but I will keep it with the machine if I ever sell it. I nicked the old gasket so I put a new one in just in