Recent Posts - Page 44

by jgood, May 21st, 2022, 12:29 am in Buying Advice
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Cheap coffee scales - any to beware of?

I have had a Lee Valley "Mini Digital Scale" (currently 16.50 on the Lee Valley Tools website) for several years and it's been fine. It does read only to the nearest gram - for me that's not an issue. If you look under the tray (where you put the object to be weighed) there is a little raised rim that
by CarefreeBuzzBuzz, May 20th, 2022, 11:48 pm in Coffee Roasting
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Bag Sellers - who do you like? what models?

I haven't solved this yet. Seems like a 30-50% increase in costs since my last order. Bags with valves and zippers are running in the 70+ cent range for a 16oz back. Shawn's is 73 cents in my size. Last time I bought bags they were 46 cents each. Hmm
by bakafish, May 20th, 2022, 11:38 pm in Grinders
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Weber Workshops Key Grinder - user experience

Maybe not for EG-1. "Grind speed RPM changes--what effect are you noticing?"
by CarefreeBuzzBuzz, May 20th, 2022, 11:35 pm in Coffee Roasting
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Bag Sellers - who do you like? what models?

Shawn in case you aren't aware, Tricor Braun Flex (formerly Pacific Bag) bought PBFY now as well
by larista, May 20th, 2022, 11:23 pm in Repairs, Restorations & Mods
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Rocket Appartamento shuts off after two minutes [SOLVED]

I have a Rocket R58, which I can say from experience has a similar/same interesting behavior: if the brew switch is engaged at (or even shortly after) power-up, the pump does not run. Rather it locks out and eventually registers an error. Since my machine is plumbed, I was very happy when I accidentally discovered this feature by
by Tbrandt1996, May 20th, 2022, 11:12 pm in Repairs, Restorations & Mods
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Izzo Alex Leva - Heating element stays on until safety release valve pops

Bad relay. Replaced and everything is back in order
by aspenextreme03, May 20th, 2022, 11:02 pm in Coffees
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What is a good, well rounded starter coffee

Monkey bite by Bird Rock, San Diego is my go to. Also B&W
by aspenextreme03, May 20th, 2022, 10:55 pm in Tips and Techniques
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Single dosing & storage in vials

Glad to help and I was mm I did not order a funnel when getting the vials so I stumbled on it by accident