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Posted Tue Mar 11, 2014, 10:57am
Subject: Rocky grinder settings for siphon brewer
 

Does anyone have suggestions for grinder starting points when making coffee in a siphon pot (vac pot)?  I have a Rocky Doserless (settings from 0-55) and I know the grind setting is supposed to be a medium/fine grind.  I was thinking of starting at around 25.  Does anyone have experience making coffee in a siphon pot with a Rocky grinder?
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Posted Tue Mar 18, 2014, 8:13am
Subject: Re: Rocky grinder settings for siphon brewer
 

UH, Rocky is an espresso grinder and in today's market, a very bottom starter grinder due to the large steps.

I grind my vac pot slightly more coarse than a commercial auto drip grind so that is a place to start, as Rocky is designed for espresso, the grind is different than what a more general purpose gringer will give.

 
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