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Under 25 posts Topic: The Forte.... I can't decide if I am "right on" or "way off"
Forum: Espresso Discussions: Grinders - Espresso   Subject: Re: The Forte.... I can't decide if I am "right on" or "way off"   Posted: Wed Apr 15, 2015, 9:07am

Preview: Been using a Vario for the last 3 months for just espresso. I'm no expert, but I've found that the Vario's grind variability depends a lot on the beans you use. Really dark, very oily beans seem to cause...
doublehelix
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Under 25 posts Topic: mokat pot vs brikka
Forum: Espresso Discussions: Questions and Answers   Subject: Re: mokat pot vs brikka   Posted: Wed Apr 15, 2015, 8:39am

Preview: That would be my starting point.  Maybe it's not as sensitive as espresso, but I still adjust my grind for flavor & strength, coffee freshness, too many fines in the cup (aka mud), etc.
wabbitt
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Under 25 posts Topic: Home made Scace device (kinda)     (Pages: 1, 2)
Forum: Espresso Discussions: Questions and Answers   Subject: Re: Home made Scace device (kinda)   Posted: Wed Apr 15, 2015, 7:59am

Preview: Sorry to bump an old topic. I also have a Vetrano 2B and I tried to make a 'scace' device without much success. Have you adjusted your PID offset based on what was set by the distributor (I think it was...
brianl
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Under 25 posts Topic: mokat pot vs brikka
Forum: Espresso Discussions: Questions and Answers   Subject: mokat pot vs brikka   Posted: Wed Apr 15, 2015, 7:56am

Preview: Hi, I am new here, and I bought a bialetti brikka, I've already a moka pot from bialetti but I would like to know if you use the same grind size for both bialetti??  thank you  JIM
ninjanoir78
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Under 25 posts Topic: Is it possible to clone commerical blends with a hot air roaster?
Forum: Coffee Discussions: Home Roasting Talk   Subject: Re: Is it possible to clone commerical blends with a hot air roaster?   Posted: Wed Apr 15, 2015, 7:42am

Preview: It's probably possible to come close enough. The larger Sivetz roasters supported small-scale commercial production.   I don't know how you would identify the beans and degrees of roast in the commercial...
johnboddie
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Under 25 posts Topic: Cheapest grinder for espresso?     (Pages: 1, 2)
Forum: Espresso Discussions: Grinders - Espresso   Subject: Re: Cheapest grinder for espresso?   Posted: Wed Apr 15, 2015, 7:27am

Preview: At your price point, you can get an Orphan Espresso Lido 2 or Lido 3. Check out the "Manual Grinders" threads in this forum for additional information.
johnboddie
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Under 25 posts Topic: Quamar T48???     (Pages: 1, 2)
Forum: Espresso Discussions: Grinders - Espresso   Subject: Re: Quamar T48???   Posted: Wed Apr 15, 2015, 7:21am

Preview: Fascinating stories about Quamar and Fiorenzato....Also, good to know that some prof. baristas are not keen on the T48. I've trawled through the web looking for issues with Quamar--the only issues, as...
doublehelix
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50 or more posts Topic: Salvatore Compact Spring Lever Espresso Machine     (Pages: 1 ... 19, 20, 21)
Forum: Espresso Discussions: Lever Espresso Machines   Subject: Re: Salvatore Compact Spring Lever Espresso Machine   Posted: Wed Apr 15, 2015, 6:53am

Preview: I got my SCL last night. Will take some pics and post.  I did pull some cafe grumpy Heartbreaker espresso and it is quite nice. 18 grams in 30 grams out.  As far as the curved lever I prefer the look of...
espressonewb1
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Under 25 posts Topic: Want users opinions on HX and grinder     (Pages: 1, 2)
Forum: Espresso Discussions: Espresso Machines   Subject: Re: Want users opinions on HX and grinder   Posted: Wed Apr 15, 2015, 6:45am

Preview: I have the ECM Technica Profi IV and the Quamar M80E purchased in December/January 2014/2015.  Great machines.  Can't believe how quiet both are compared to my old Silvia/Rocky.  Also, my espresso...
luckeyd
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