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by Jeff, August 14th, 2022, 5:51 am in Repairs, Restorations & Mods
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Bezzera BZ13 Low Pressure and Long Refill Times

The vibe pumps seem to have a lifespan of 5-15 years. They often get weak. If you do need to replace it, check {link} Higher Wattage isn't "better". The options with higher duty cycle are a bit better but can be harder to get at a reasonable price. They all pump about the same (within a given series)
by waffl, August 14th, 2022, 5:08 am in Grinders
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Getting started with the Kinu M47

Thanks so much Guido, this answers everything perfectly. Will report back as soon as I have all my equipment and get started
by drgary, August 14th, 2022, 3:19 am in Lever Espresso Machines
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Water Lever Sight Glass Gaskets for Olympia Express

That early Olympia Express Cremina was based on an early La Pavoni. The answer to your question exists on Francesco's site here. (Please note that Francesco has not implemented https, so that your browser may tell you the sight is unsafe. So far, no problems here.): {link} He writes that you need to replace the sightglass with a