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by thom8143, November 27th, 2021, 11:04 pm in Repairs, Restorations & Mods
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Help! Lower Burr Carrier Bolt Removal on Rio Super Automatic (aka Mazzer Major)

I am almost desperate enough to try the Tabasco. I have the burr carrier wedged, but have not tried an extension (cheater bar) on an allen key. Agreed. I definitely don't want to damage the carrier. I feel fairly certain that the bolt is made to be removed ...
by civ, November 27th, 2021, 5:03 pm in Repairs, Restorations & Mods
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Help! Lower Burr Carrier Bolt Removal on Rio Super Automatic (aka Mazzer Major)

Hello:Hmmm .... NO. Don't. I have a Cimbali Junior Max and when I have to remove the carrier to clean it, I usually block it from turning using that same method. But NOT by using a metal rod or a screwdriver or anything metallic or hard enough to damage the cast aluminium the chamber is made of or
by thom8143, November 26th, 2021, 11:53 pm in Repairs, Restorations & Mods
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Help! Lower Burr Carrier Bolt Removal on Rio Super Automatic (aka Mazzer Major)

Any tips on how to break the allen head bolt in the image below loose? It is the bolt holding the lower burr carrier in place and it has withstood my best efforts even with my impact driver. Thought about spraying it with some sort of penetrating oil, but I am a little concerned ...
by mdmvrockford, September 24th, 2021, 9:29 am in Buying Advice
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Espresso machine and grinder upgrade. Opinions needed!

Your Linea Mini is great for multiple drinks and repeatability. So I would suggest first improve the grinder. Consider one "titan" flat: the basement seems to be an well-aligned flat with at least 50mm burrs. E.g. Baratza Vario with "alicorn modifications" (search home-barista.com if unaware). From ...
by AndyPanda, April 9th, 2021, 3:22 pm in Grinders
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Very old Mazzer Major - single dose mods

... I'd post some pictures of the way I've been enjoying my very old Mazzer Major for the past several years. This must be one of the first Mazzer grinders ever imported ...
by nisb, March 5th, 2021, 4:22 am in Grinders
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Mazzer Major issues

I've bought an older Major for single dosing, but are experiencing some peculiarities -Narrow espresso range: ... '4', +/- only 1mm of adjustment -After taking off and replacing the upper burr carrier, the burrs will lightly touch at '4' but if tightened as far as it goes ('2.7') ...
by cdo, March 4th, 2021, 10:45 pm in Grinders
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Do all 83mm burr sizes fit ?

I had similar questions, the answer is unfortunately no they do not all fit. I purchased a set of Mazzer T151a burrs (Major Burrs) for my F6 and found out that the sizing is not the same. I ended up making it work by sanding them slightly after a couple hours of work but it would be easier to just
by blondica73, January 2nd, 2021, 11:44 am in Buying Advice
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Mahlkonig EK43S burr options

Much appreciate your feedback
by bettysnephew, January 2nd, 2021, 11:29 am in Buying Advice
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Mahlkonig EK43S burr options

... with the taste of my espresso. It was a massive Improvement over the Mazzer Major Electronic I had been using previously. When the grind is the same as my Kafatek Flat ...
by redbone, December 17th, 2020, 8:06 am in Repairs, Restorations & Mods
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Torque specs for grinder carrier.

Is there any official ratings on torque specs for main bolt of lower burr carrier. Currently have a Mazzer Major E and do not want to under or over torque burr carrier