pinkpotato Senior Member Joined: 25 May 2011 Posts: 22 Location: Manchester Expertise: I love coffee
Espresso: Gaggia TE Gaggia XD Grinder: Iberital MC5/Cunill brasil
Posted Sun Nov 3, 2013, 3:21pm Subject: Do i need to change my grind for a single from usual double shot grind?
Hi guys, So i've been playing with my gaggia xd trying to program the buttons on the front for when im feeling lazy i can just press go and forget. I've got my grind right for a nice double shot espresso of 2oz in about 25 seconds. However when i used the single basket for the first time today i put 8g of coffee in the same grind as my double shot and i got a one ounce extraction in around 15 seconds... Is this normal? Should i have to grind finer for my singles? Thanks
Gaggia TE 1 Grp Gaggia XD 1 grp Gaggia TE 2 Grp (Restoring) Iberital MC5
oh, and please shorten this thread's title by three or four characters. (you do that by entering your first post via the edit button in the right upper corner). The forum system adds "Re:" to every reply, and with this thread title I keep getting an error message that it's too long after the "Re:" get's added.
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