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Reg Barber Tampers - Don Scott's Review
Posted: August 27, 2005, 11:18pm
review rating: 7.4
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Reg Barber Tampers
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Arrow The Reg Barber Tampers has 16 Reviews
Arrow The Reg Barber Tampers has been rated 9.23 overall by our member reviewers
Arrow This product has been in our review database since November 13, 2006.
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Eward Sonneveld 8.77
John Roche 8.62
Carl S Lau 8.54
J M 8.00
Bill Zarycranski 7.71

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Ratings and Stats Overall Rating: 10.0
Product Reviewed: Reg Barber Short Brushed
Manufacturer: Tamper Quality: 10
Average Price: Varies Usability: 10
Price Paid: $29.99 Cost vs. Value 10
Where Bought: Whole Latte Love Aesthetics 10
Owned for: 1 week Overall 10
Writer's Expertise: I love coffee Would Buy Again: Yes
Similar Items Owned: Rosewood SS Tamper
Bottom Line: The Reg Barber Short Brushed Aluminum tamper is the best Tamper I ever used
Positive Product Points

Excellent Craftsmanship, well balanced, great feel, and looks like a jewel sitting on your kitchen counter top

Negative Product Points

None

Detailed Commentary

Wow, I am in Love, this thing is incredible. It looks awesome, well balanced, decent weight, feels great in the hand, and very comfortable to use.

This is the last tamper I will ever buy for sure, the great part is that if I upgrade to a machine or portafilter basket of a different size, I can just buy a base rather than a whole new tamper.

The aluminum offers great balance rather than being bottom heavy like other tampers with a stainless steel base

Not only is this thing a pleasure to use, It works Great and looks like a jewel on your countertop, the pictures dont do any justice

By the way if you are wondering, I am a flat tamper fan rather than convex, if you are concerned about side channeling I rather have a custom base sized to my basket for free from reg than go with a convex unit, Thats just my opinion

Buying Experience

Whole Latte Love is an awesome business to deal with, I actually prefer calling them rather than communicate through email, since they are such a pleasure to deal with

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