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luckydragon

Postby luckydragon » May 28, 2019, 8:30 pm

WholeLatteLove wrote:The Profitec and the ECM will have the same mushroom valves but a different handle and different gauge. The gauge on the ECM will be larger and will be white. Not sure about the look of the handle at this time.

The profitec one will be available soon and the ECM at around the end of June.

Note: I still don't have a final ETA on the updated handle for the Profitec models.


Thanks for the reply, Todd. It would be fetching if the ECM's handle matched the brew lever! I see that ECM is moving their joysticks to the chrome-capped design as well (as per the Technika Profi V), so I think it would be great for the flow controller to follow suit, even if it came at a premium cost.

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Postby WholeLatteLove » Jun 01, 2019, 2:25 pm

luckydragon wrote:Hi Todd,

Would the device be compatible with the Synchronika as well, or is there an ECM-specific version in the works?


Yes, the device will work with the Synchronika and we will have the upgrade ready soon. I expect "soon", to be in about two weeks.

Sorry for the delay. The issue is getting a handle that will turn 360 degrees so there is no limitation to the control of the flow.
Todd Salzman
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Postby WholeLatteLove » Jun 01, 2019, 2:28 pm

luckydragon wrote:Thanks for the reply, Todd. It would be fetching if the ECM's handle matched the brew lever! I see that ECM is moving their joysticks to the chrome-capped design as well (as per the Technika Profi V), so I think it would be great for the flow controller to follow suit, even if it came at a premium cost.


We did have a really nice sample with that handle that you described. But, with it we did not get enough rotation on the control, so its a no go on that one. A new handle has been designed and Michael and ECM is getting ready to ship it.
Todd Salzman
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welshine

Postby welshine » Jun 02, 2019, 1:46 pm

WholeLatteLove wrote:Yes, the device will work with the Synchronika and we will have the upgrade ready soon. I expect "soon", to be in about two weeks.

Sorry for the delay. The issue is getting a handle that will turn 360 degrees so there is no limitation to the control of the flow.


Hi Todd,
Could we have the 360 degrees parts for the previous order? It's really important for the wide range control.
Thank you.

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Postby WholeLatteLove » replying to welshine » Jun 02, 2019, 10:27 pm

Yes, everyone who has the current handle will be contacted by us and a new one sent out.
Todd Salzman
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