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Krups Novo Series - Old Models
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Overall Rating 6.0, Based on 49 Reviews
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Manufacturer Krups
Machine Type pump, thermoblock, reservoir, semi auto, espresso machine
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Class Semi / Automatic Thermoblock
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Consumer Espresso: Krups Novo Series
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Krups long had a line of espresso machines in the Novo Lineup, which has been discontinued since 2004. This category is for any machine bearing the Novo name.

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Bill 08.16.2001 Rating: 9.2
Product Reviewed: Krups Novo 2300+
Bottom Line: Sex appeal? No. Good coffee? Yes. Good value?  Absolutely.
Brett 06.21.2001 Rating: 9.2
Product Reviewed: Novo 4000
Bottom Line: For $500AUD this machine has performed perfectly every day for 3 years.
Stan Sokol (quality: 5.5) 03.16.2004 Rating: 8.8
Product Reviewed: espresso nova 2300 plus
Bottom Line: Makes a darned GOOD espresso.
Bob Kim (quality: 8.7) 08.04.2009 Rating: 8.8
Product Reviewed: Novo 2000 plus
Bottom Line: Remove the pressurizing rubber part, you can make a good espresso! Remove "perfect frother" attachment, you can create a good microfoam!
Chris Holst 11.30.2000 Rating: 8.4
Product Reviewed: Krups Novo 3000
Bottom Line: Mine has gotten daily use for close to 3 years.  Going strong and keeps me happy.
John 03.11.2001 Rating: 8.4
Product Reviewed: Krups 2000 novo
Bottom Line: As long as you enjoy the taste any machine is great
Simon James (quality: 4.3) 10.08.2001 Rating: 8.4
Product Reviewed: Krups novo pro crema 3000
Bottom Line: Reliable, good value machine for someone willing to tune their grind.
Mark Edwards (quality: 8.0) 12.16.2008 Rating: 8.4
Product Reviewed: Espresso Novo 964
Bottom Line: Reliable if a bit fussy. Can produce excellent shots with care and practice.
Michael Hagerty (quality: 7.5) 03.07.2006 Rating: 8.0
Product Reviewed: Novo 3000
Bottom Line: Excellent quality without taking a loan on your house
Ron Blood 02.03.2008 Rating: 8.0
Product Reviewed: Novo 964
Bottom Line: It was free, goddammit!
Mike Foster (quality: 8.0) 01.27.2002 Rating: 8.0
Product Reviewed: Novo Compact
Bottom Line: Good starter machine in its day...
Jim Vale 12.06.2001 Rating: 8.0
Product Reviewed: Novo 4100 Programmatic
Bottom Line: Well worth the buy-you;d find similar features on something twice the price
Scott K 07.05.2010 Rating: 7.8
Product Reviewed: type  965
Bottom Line: Type 965 a.k.a "Novo"- works a treat for the home user.
Patrick Cameron (quality: 6.5) 05.22.2004 Rating: 7.8
Product Reviewed: Novo 2300+
Bottom Line: A great machine if you replace the frother wand, use a decent grinder and take the time to learn what grind/tamp it likes.
Paul Newman (quality: 8.3) 06.01.2006 Rating: 7.4
Product Reviewed: Novo 964
Bottom Line: If available as new (not used on eBay), I may buy again.
Keith Grider (quality: 6.8) 01.26.2002 Rating: 7.4
Product Reviewed: Novo 2300+
Bottom Line: decent, cheap pump machine for milk drinks, you will want to move up.
Matt Larkin 01.19.2000 Rating: 7.2
Product Reviewed: Novo 2200 Plus
Bottom Line: Smart design - reasonable entry level machine
Phillip Mak 06.07.2001 Rating: 7.2
Product Reviewed: Krups Novo 4100 Programmatic
Bottom Line: Good looks, reasonable espresso if you can get the right grind
Kim 02.26.2001 Rating: 7.2
Product Reviewed: Novo 4100
Bottom Line: this is a big NO NO
Vernon Bishop 05.21.2009 Rating: 7.0
Product Reviewed: Espresso Novo 964
Bottom Line: Steep learning curve with positive results
Peter Hoang (quality: 7.2) 03.15.2005 Rating: 7.0
Product Reviewed: Novo3000
Bottom Line: SEXY ESPRESSO IS POSSIBLE!! and when i say sexy I mean tasty
Bill Potter 01.15.2000 Rating: 6.8
Product Reviewed: Novo 2000 Plus
Bottom Line: Pretty machine that can make decent espresso, but serious home baristas will want something better.
Peter Mazzarol 04.30.2001 Rating: 6.4
Product Reviewed: Novo 4100
Bottom Line: A dissappointing considering the amount paid!
Markus Sillanpää (quality: 1.0) 06.24.2006 Rating: 6.4
Product Reviewed: X4000
Bottom Line: Exelent for practice
Derek Hobbis (quality: 7.7) 03.01.2003 Rating: 6.2
Product Reviewed: Novo 4100
Bottom Line: Its not really for those who are wanting to produce great espresso.
Chris Rider (quality: 4.0) 05.29.2003 Rating: 6.2
Product Reviewed: Novo 2100
Bottom Line: A very average machine
Warren Marts (quality: 6.7) 04.25.2005 Rating: 6.0
Product Reviewed: Espresso Novo '91
Bottom Line: Not as bad as you've heard. Get a good grinder!
Michael Jones (quality: 6.0) 12.16.2008 Rating: 6.0
Product Reviewed: Novo
Bottom Line: you get what you pay for
Barry 08.27.2000 Rating: 6.0
Product Reviewed: Krups Novo 4000
Bottom Line: Blowing through a straw would provide better steam
R F (quality: 5.0) 04.08.2006 Rating: 5.8
Product Reviewed: Novo 2300 Plus
Bottom Line: Requires extremely fine ground coffee unless you're in a hurry and want to make your espresso in five seconds. Terrible froth from the autocappuccino system.
H.D. 02.29.2000 Rating: 5.6
Product Reviewed: Krupps Novo 2000
Bottom Line: Would not buy another Krups until they return their parts quality to original standards.
Kristopher Khoury (quality: 7.0) 04.11.2005 Rating: 5.4
Product Reviewed: Nova 3000
Bottom Line: Messy, Not reliable, Great Froth, very frustrating and sometimes you may be as bitter as the coffee.
Kerry 09.14.2000 Rating: 5.2
Product Reviewed: Novo 2000
Bottom Line: Disappointed with its expresso quality.
Don Calderone (quality: 5.7) 06.27.2004 Rating: 5.0
Product Reviewed: Novo 3000 Plus
Bottom Line: If You Are Into Pod Espresso, This Machine Is not For You !
Vicki O'Brien (quality: 5.0) 01.07.2004 Rating: 4.8
Product Reviewed: Nova 4100
Bottom Line: Nice machine until......    not the same after costly repairs.
Erik Heiker 10.05.2001 Rating: 4.8
Product Reviewed: Krups Nova 4000
Bottom Line: I should have read the reviews here first!
Matthew Smith (quality: 6.0) 08.23.2003 Rating: 4.4
Product Reviewed: 4100 Programmatic
Bottom Line: I would not recommend this to anyone; save your pennies and get something decent.
Karen Nakamura 06.21.2000 Rating: 4.4
Product Reviewed: Krups Novo 2300
Bottom Line: Get a Gaggia or Saeco for less. Germans can‘t make espresso (makers).
Judith B'aristico 12.22.2007 Rating: 3.8
Product Reviewed: Novo 3000
Bottom Line: NOGO on a NOVO 3000 - spend your $$ elsewhere.
Magic Fingers 02.15.2008 Rating: 3.4
Product Reviewed: Novo FNC3
Bottom Line: YOU BUY. IT BREAKS. YOU BUY AGAIN. IT BREAKS AGAIN.
Richard (quality: 3.5) 06.12.2001 Rating: 3.2
Product Reviewed: Krups  Pump
Bottom Line: Look for another machine.
Jukka Partanen 05.12.2001 Rating: 3.2
Product Reviewed: Krups Novo 2300 Plus
Bottom Line: Don‘t buy this
Roger (quality: 2.0) 10.25.2000 Rating: 2.8
Product Reviewed: Krups Novo Series
Bottom Line: cheap machine and you get what you pay for.
Daniel 03.16.2000 Rating: 2.8
Product Reviewed: Krups Novo 4200(?)
Bottom Line: Look at a more serious brand
Kathy 08.05.2001 Rating: 2.8
Product Reviewed: Krups Novomatic
Bottom Line: Good for decoration on your benchtop, hopeless for making coffee
Joe Kiss (quality: 4.7) 06.29.2003 Rating: 2.6
Product Reviewed: Novo 2300+ Art 968
Bottom Line: Piece of dung
James 03.15.2000 Rating: 2.4
Product Reviewed: Krups Uno
Bottom Line: Question: Why buy a Krups when you can buy Leggo? If you're serious, go for a Rancilio or Gaggia anything.
Tanya Munro (quality: 4.8) 08.30.2002 Rating: 2.4
Product Reviewed: Novo 4100 Programatic
Bottom Line: Don't waste your money.
Todd McKown 02.01.2006 Rating: 1.8
Product Reviewed: nova 3000
Bottom Line: i will never by anything again made by krup or rowenta.i guess they are the same company.krups phone#=rowenta
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