MarkPrince Moderator Joined: 19 Dec 2001 Posts: 5,478 Location: Vancouver, BC Expertise: Professional
Espresso: KvdW Speedster Grinder: Compak K10 WBC Vac Pot: A bit too many Drip: Clive Coffee Drip Stand Roaster: Hario Glass Retro Roaster
Posted Thu Oct 31, 2002, 2:43am Subject: Answers
First, the X3 still can't really touch the Silvia, depending on the type of espresso-head you are. If you want convenience, then you shouldn't be buying a Silvia. The X3 is a possible machine for convenience seekers who want something that is beautiful.
Glenn, I don't think I'll be doing an X5 till at least next year,
Beans Senior Member Joined: 8 Jan 2003 Posts: 3 Expertise: Beginner
Posted Wed Jan 8, 2003, 2:55pm Subject: Crema on the X-3
Are you saying that when using the Solis Maestro the crema was pitiful - or that using the pods you had did not produce great crema? I need a good grinder and will get the Solis Maestro if it will do the trick. Please advise ASAP. Thanx
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