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by yakster, August 2nd, 2020, 2:20 pm in Coffee Brewing
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Bell Syphon Coffee

I do NOT need another coffee toy. Repeat. (sigh)
by Nunas, August 2nd, 2020, 2:19 pm in Lever Espresso Machines
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Compare physical effort of AeroPress vs. Cafelat Robot or Flair lever for user with arthritis

A few points to add to the good advice you've already got. First, the Aeropress is not an espresso maker...not enough pressure by a long way even if you stand on it :lol: , and unless you fit an Able disk it's technically a paper filter machine. The Robot and the Flair are espresso machines, but, as has been pointed...
by Case17, August 2nd, 2020, 2:12 pm in Home Roasting
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How do you judge the value/cost of green coffee?

Thanks! This is not what I meant by value, but I also place value on sustainability. I recently roasted an awesome Rwandan coffee, so perhaps I'll get more. Sweet Maria's tends to have lower prices as well. As others have mentioned in other threads, I don't like how they sometimes sell old coffee, and list 'new' coffees when they received...
by DaveWCII, August 2nd, 2020, 2:08 pm in Knockbox
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Absurd

WTF, half the shot went into the drip tray.
by matthmax, August 2nd, 2020, 2:03 pm in Buy/Sell
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[FT] 2018 Monolith Flat For MC3

Located in Houston. Looking to trade my Flat for a Conical, preferably an MC3. It has the walnut cap, black anodized top plate, and TiN coated burrs. {image} {image} {image} {image}
by Nunas, August 2nd, 2020, 2:02 pm in Lever Espresso Machines
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Which Arrarex?

Yes and no. The little round knob below the kettle release of the 1.1 and some others is indeed the fine-tuning adjustment for the thermostat. The actual thermostat element is a bimetallic strip welded to the back of the kettle. Also, pay close attention to the differences over the years. When shopping for some lever machines for my collection I...
by vberch, August 2nd, 2020, 1:46 pm in Espresso Machines
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Post a pic of your home espresso setup...

Eric, I think our machines are twins separated at birth :) . My Lambro has been my daily driver for the last 7 years. I love it! {image} {image} {image} {image}
by jgood, August 2nd, 2020, 1:26 pm in Lever Espresso Machines
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The Londinium R24

Well said!
by BIKERBOB, August 2nd, 2020, 1:21 pm in Grinders
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Krups GVS2

Good Day Is it possible to adjust the burrs in the above grinder; currently at the finest grind it is still to coarse for espresso Thank you Bikerbob
by Abecker, August 2nd, 2020, 1:20 pm in Lever Espresso Machines
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The Londinium R24

I'm sure it will be. Reiss has been great with support. The good news is it doesn't affect me being able to use it so I'm still getting great espressos.