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by mrgnomer, 40 minutes ago in Tips and Techniques
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Bottomless versus double spout portafilter

I found double spout portafilters let you split an easier double shot into two singles. Pulling two separate more finicky single shots is more work. I think the streams coming out of the spouts looks good too. But if you want to improve your technique try single basket shots
by JRising, 43 minutes ago in Repairs, Restorations & Mods
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ECM Rocket 2006 - Not heating

That's exactly how it should be working, when grounded, the controller knows the boiler's full, either if the wire is touching the boiler or if the wire is touching the probe that is touching the water that is touching the boiler. You've effectively proven the boiler-fill circuit is working. As for not heating, with the machine un-plugged check
by N3Roaster, Today, 2:54 pm in Coffee Roasting
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Roasting dark: 'S' curve vs constant declining RoR?

In 2.0 I'm adding SQLite as a storage option so that should work a lot better for home roasters
by Dapuma, Today, 2:50 pm in Buying Advice
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New High End Set Up - Purchased

Finally got the set up I was after - here are my thoughts R 9 One Atom 75 Puq Press Mini - not as advertisted...going back Duomo St Andrews leveler 1) The Rocket Machine looks great, and works well. The only drawback is that the steam wand and the lever for turning on the steam
by baldheadracing, Today, 2:47 pm in Coffee Roasting
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Roasting dark: 'S' curve vs constant declining RoR?

Great to hear. I had tried Typica in the past, but my laptop back then wasn't up to running PostgreSQL
by NYFilter93, Today, 2:40 pm in Grinders
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Aligning a 2015 EK43

Got it. I guess I should use aluminum oxide sandpaper for the steel carrier?
by clokwork, Today, 2:36 pm in Tips and Techniques
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New to La Marzocco GS3 MP. Shots seem way too quick

I didn't want the black version. I'm just a little surprised it was the more popular color. I wish they mad a white version actually
by ira, Today, 2:30 pm in Tips and Techniques
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New to La Marzocco GS3 MP. Shots seem way too quick

I'd suggest asking if you can trade the silver for black. If they have not made the parts yet, changing their order to include an addition black one should be trivial
by ira, Today, 2:28 pm in Grinders
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Aligning a 2015 EK43

I wonder if the best way to shim a burr with three screws is always use one burr under or just behind the three screws. That will lift the burr free of the mount and avoid the "wavy taco" problem. Then finish shimming by adding additional shims under one or more of those three shims
by ira, Today, 2:22 pm in Grinders
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Aligning a 2015 EK43

Burr polishing system thread: "Looking for someone to test some prototype gear"