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by jgood
January 28th, 2023, 2:02 pm
Forum: Tips and Techniques
Replies: 30
Views: 424

Help with issues exposed by bottomless portafilter!

+1
by Cafillo
January 28th, 2023, 1:57 pm
Forum: Coffee Brewing
Replies: 162
Views: 13094

SSP 98mm "Brewing" Burrs

Wow. In 2021 listprice was: . Brewing 98mm, 550$ . Change geometry to Pre15 98mm, 250$ Coating +50$ Shipping back to my county included. Discount may is possible. No matter. Quality is absolutely perfect. And burrs in my case will last for lifetime. Every cup is tasty. Sweet. Balanced. Clean. With an endless aftertaste. Beside:
by executor
January 28th, 2023, 1:50 pm
Forum: Espresso Machines
Replies: 2
Views: 100

Espresso machines / how much pressure fluctuation is normal

Great to hear that. Thanks
by baldheadracing
January 28th, 2023, 1:38 pm
Forum: Cafes and Get-togethers
Replies: 11
Views: 386

Torontonians - what's %Arabica like?

I would find that extremely annoying. It is starting to sound worse for line-ups than when Jollibee and Uncle Tetsu's first opened in Toronto. (Jollibee is a fast-food chain serving Filipino fried chicken. Uncle Tetsu is a chain for Japanese cheesecake. Ugh. Now I want some Japanese cheesecake )
by ira
January 28th, 2023, 1:33 pm
Forum: Espresso Machines
Replies: 30
Views: 1233

Upcoming induction espresso machine (Heylo)

If I was designing a induction based machine, I'd figure out the shortest length of and smallest diameter tubing that I can heat to boiling at the highest flow needed. That will give the fastest response time and least energy usage. There should be no reason for thermal mass in an induction heated system except maybe to even out the
by jerrys
January 28th, 2023, 1:31 pm
Forum: Espresso Machines
Replies: 5
Views: 182

New La Marzocco SMA vacuum breaker - What is the open/close temperature?

I just removed the new SMA vacuum breaker valve from my GS3 because it failed after one year. La Marzocco and Voltage do not have rebuild kits available and no suggestions about getting on. So, I'm back to the old ref 'o' ring. I am however $100+ poorer and left with a not very substantial paperweight. jerry
by Ben Z.
January 28th, 2023, 1:28 pm
Forum: Espresso Machines
Replies: 404
Views: 23280

La Marzocco Linea Micra owner reviews

I don't think I've seen any blue ones. Might have missed it
by baldheadracing
January 28th, 2023, 1:25 pm
Forum: Espresso Machines
Replies: 30
Views: 1233

Upcoming induction espresso machine (Heylo)

Add another 5k € for the milk module and we're into Slayer money. There was a small home market for espresso-only machines like the La Marzocco Shot Brewer, so no doubt a few espresso-only configurations will be sold
by mkane
January 28th, 2023, 1:22 pm
Forum: Coffee Roasting
Replies: 10
Views: 198

Ecuador Finca Terrazas, Pinchincha

As the coffee cools I prefer #1765
by Jake_G
January 28th, 2023, 1:19 pm
Forum: Tips and Techniques
Replies: 30
Views: 424

Help with issues exposed by bottomless portafilter!

Be more careful It is clear that the right side of your basket is flowing first and faster. When you do the WDT, be very vigorous - on the verge of violent. You should need a funnel to keep from making a mess. Get the grinds thoroughly mixed and then tap downwards to settle once or