Recent Posts - Page 61

by davee5, January 21st, 2021, 2:45 am in Grinders
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Quieting the Baratza Sette - 4 reversible mods tried & tested

-- TL;DR -- I made a few reversible modifications to my Baratza Sette and considerably knocked the edge off the noise. It's still pretty loud, definitely not quiet, but the noise is much more tolerable. I also tried to record my process and test results so ya'll can do it too. The modifications are: - seal the vents - install...
by trapperkeeper, January 21st, 2021, 1:51 am in Tips and Techniques
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Doing everything the same, espresso disaster

dparrish, there is no point in arguing with someone who has very little experience... i empathize somewhat - we were there also at one point. Only after owning several grinders and machines and making every mistake in the book does it become clear what really matters - you know, those "oh, i get it now" moments. Same with any hobby....
by marcism, January 21st, 2021, 1:37 am in Grinders
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Arco by goat story

Agreed with Peter there. On my 1z JX I have a piece of paper handy that notes all my desired clicks for various coffees and brews. If you're switching coffees and styles frequently, no doubt you have a similar solution, and you'll never forget your spot. @peter, thanks for all the info here, I think the HB community is all...
by DamianWarS, January 21st, 2021, 1:37 am in Coffee Brewing
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Aeropress - why is everyone dosing 30g?

If everyone is dosing at 30g then they are not really standing out are they? I get however there are trends and the 30g might just be the new thing. Back in 2013 Jeff Verellen made a low water temp method at 80c popular that I think has died off. Jeff may have re-discovered this but if everyone read the...
by DamianWarS, January 21st, 2021, 1:22 am in Coffee Brewing
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"Best" Flat Bottom Dripper Showdown

I'm not a fan of the design of the Espro Bloom as it requires custom filters which to me is driven by customer retention strategies, not extraction. If the filter style is that amazing I'll wait for an off brand design that fits standard filter papers. I get it in the world of crowd funding projects there is a lot...