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Capresso Burr Select - Dale B's Review
Posted: April 25, 2005, 11:14am
review rating: 5.0
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Capresso Burr Select
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Arrow The Capresso Burr Select has 4 Reviews
Arrow The Capresso Burr Select has been rated 5.80 overall by our member reviewers
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Stephen Leslie 7.50
Tim Calthos 7.20
Dale B 5.00
Oliver L 0.00

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Ratings and Stats Overall Rating: 6.6
Manufacturer: Salton Quality: 6
Average Price: $70.00 Usability: 8
Price Paid: $55.00 Cost vs. Value 7
Where Bought: Everythinghome.com Aesthetics 5
Owned for: 1 year Overall 7
Writer's Expertise: I love coffee Would Buy Again: No
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Bottom Line: Good grinder but messy to maintain, some cheap parts.
Positive Product Points

Does the job, at a minimum.
Easy to use
Grinds are consistent.

Negative Product Points

Hard to clean
Plastic parts are flimsy

Detailed Commentary

Nothing great about this grinder, but for the average Joe up to someone who wants a 'good grind' for a fair price it is a good value. For me it just makes the grade. I wanted a burr grinder that would last a while, that was quick.
It is somewhat wasteful of coffee because of the poor container design. Lots of 'coffee dust' gets everywhere. Container is very thin, so some care is needed in handling. Cleanup results in lots of debris left on countertop, etc.
The 'grade' selector is a bit stiff to adjust.
At some point I would like a grinder with a better design that creates less of a mess, but for now I can not say it does not get the job done, it certainly gives me the grind I want consistently.

Buying Experience

No problem, fast delivery.

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