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by Jonk, Today, 4:54 am in Lever Espresso Machines
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Cafelat Robot User Experience

To begin with, I think the differences traditional flat vs. conical is overstated and I found the Kinu M47 to be a slight improvement over the Mazzer Major it replaced. But if you get one of the 'unimodal' style flat burrs it is beneficial paired with a Robot as well.. For the kind of light roasts that I found myself...
by lsegeorge, Today, 3:29 am in Coffee Roasting
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Kenya Embu Gakui Peaberry is back

Looking forward to receiving mine Many thanks for the heads up. Some excellent Kenyas this time by SM. Below what I included in my order ! Kenya Muranga Riakiberu AA Guatemala Acatenango Gesha Kenya Embu Gakui Peaberry Kenya Muranga Kangunu Peaberry Kenya Nyeri Gatugi AA
by erik82, Today, 2:58 am in Grinders
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Yes, a Monolith is worth it

Samer here for the EG1 which is in the same class of grinders. Always upgraded my grinder within 2-3 years but the EG1 has been here for longer and will stay here for a very long time. I do think these superb and expensive grinders are worth every penny. They're such a joy to use and deliver great and constant...
by erik82, Today, 2:54 am in Buying Advice
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Manual Grinder Recommendations

Buy once, cry once. The Commandante delivers the best results. The M47 isn't good at coarse grinding.
by thirdcrackfourthwave, Today, 2:39 am in Lever Espresso Machines
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Cafelat Robot User Experience

Just thinking out loud. . .could be multifactorial. . .relative humidity of the environment comes to mind. After over 2.5 years I haven't had any issues (knock on wood) and I live in 'moistish' place for much of the year.
by Decent Paul, Today, 2:31 am in Marketplace
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Decent Espresso news

{image} We take a break from the maintenance series and look deeper into the world of steaming and milk drinks with Paul Chan and Dennis Hew. We will go through a few details of what defines certain drinks in a region and how to steam different milk types like Oat, Almond and Soy as well. As usual you can join...
by MaKoMo, Today, 2:22 am in Coffee Roasting
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New thermocouple setup/ first time Phidget-ing

If you swap a k-type TC for the j-type TC connected to your PID you need to tell your PID that the signal is now coming from a k-type and not a j-type TC such that it converts the detected voltage correctly to temperature values. The charts only show you that each TC type produces a different voltage for a...
by partick, Today, 1:50 am in Espresso Machines
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Nuova Simonelli Oscar II question, pause in use for more than 8 hours

I see, but how would I dispense hot water? I guess that would mean running the brew heat and steam wand a bit to remove any heat exhanger water and some boiler water?
by checkwhatsleft, Today, 1:39 am in Espresso Machines
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Nuova Simonelli Oscar II question, pause in use for more than 8 hours

I think what it says was reload with fresh water if it's turn on for longer than 8 hours, and I assume that no one would like to drink hot water that's been heated for that many hours, that's interpretation of this.
by anx21, Today, 1:09 am in Grinders
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Lagom P100

The email said shipped next week at the latest