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by JayBeck, April 8th, 2021, 9:26 am in Espresso Machines
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Breville Dual Boiler: Inconsistent espresso shots

I too have experienced this with the BDB and Niche. I always suspected BDB was to blame but I think it's likely Niche isn't aligned well. When is the last time you cleaned it? What fixed it for me was a complete tear down and clean of Niche and when putting back together tightening the bolt way tighter than ever...
by Kickin|wiNg, April 8th, 2021, 9:20 am in Coffees
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Shipping Wendelboe coffees to US

Keep an eye on Dayglow. They carry Wendelboe, MAME, La Cabra, Gardelli, etc.. and ship from California. But on topic, I've also had the couple weeks shipping direct from those roasters.
by SAllen, April 8th, 2021, 9:19 am in Espresso Machines
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Breville Dual Boiler: Inconsistent espresso shots

I use the Sette 270wi. Testing this morning, it seems that what I think is a relatively slight variance in the tamping causes the amount variance (27gm vs 37gm in 30 seconds). Amusingly, when I ask my wife which she prefers, she always says she slightly prefers the first cap, which can be either the longer or shorter shot- there's...
by JRising, April 8th, 2021, 9:14 am in Espresso Machines
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Kitchenaid dual boiler steamer

The element for the brew boiler may be on full time while brewing so that the little boiler doesn't drop down to reservoir temp by the end of a double shot, so at best, the steam boiler is competing with the brew boiler for power to generate steam. Worst case scenario, the brew boiler is prioritized for heating when brewing,...
by Eiern, April 8th, 2021, 9:14 am in Grinders
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Lagom P100

I have the standard brew burrs from SSP in my Super Jolly and the same unmodified ones in my friends Lagom, he ordered all three SSP sets. I have ordered the new multipurpose/modified ones to come with my Lagom, so that I will have both and can use the ones I like the best. The P100 product page said that...