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  1. Coffee Accessories
    Hi all, I have a couple of questions regarding commercial machines and there lack of boiler insulation. Would it be feasible to put insulation on the boiler of a commercial machine in order to try and make it a bit more energy efficient and possibly help them be a bit more cost effective ...
  2. Sold
    Willing to deliver within England (contact me for details). Please find photos HERE Goes for £500, sorry no offers, but willing to consider free delivery. Unfortunately I can't justify this lovely machine in my 70sqft kitchen. Rancilio S24 Heat Exchanger Single Group Tank fed Light...
  3. eBay Auction and Gumtree Links
    https://www.gumtree.com/p/other-kitchen-appliances/fracino-dual-fuel-lpg-coffee-espresso-machine-3-years-old/1362174552
  4. Coffee Accessories
    Hi all, I'm looking at getting a new grinder for V60 and aeropress. I've got my eye on the Wilfa grinder, but had a quick look on ebay and see there are quite a number of second commercial grade grinders (they seem to be primarily espresso). Would I be better off with the former or splurging on...
  5. All Grinders & Hand-Grinders
    Hey. Any advice on a good value commercial grinder that can cope with espresso AND filter at high quantities? I don't want too spend alot, but throw your suggestions at me and we can go from there. I use a Krup expert for personal use.
  6. Coffee Business Owner Support Forum
    Hi all. I have an opportunity coming up to meet the GM of a local up-scale hotel with a view to them purchasing my coffee beans as they are keen to be seen to purchase locally wherever possible. This place is well known for exceptional quality in everything they do. My question is not "how...
  7. All Grinders & Hand-Grinders
    Hi guys, im thinking of getting the Eureka Mignon Mk2 on demand, for my coffee van. The manufacture describes light commercial use, but i cant find any info on grams per second. Im worried it may be too slow, Does anyone have advice regarding this, or an alternative in the sub £400 range...
  8. Home Roasters
    edit: Somehow the top paragraph of this disappeared. I had written that I didn't know where else to write this; it's just fallen here because I was looking at roasters at the time. Perhaps a mod might see fit to move it elsewhere? *Disclaimer: These are my views based upon my knowledge and...
  9. Coffee Accessories
    I'm looking to buy a secondhand 1 group commercial espresso machine for the Office (plumbed in) that I can also use for the odd event (with flojet) ive been using a Conti CC100 which has been on loan and it's been amazing but it's time to give it back. Have used a La Spaziale S1 Mini Vivaldi...
  10. All Grinders & Hand-Grinders
    I have seen a K6 for sale that I am interested in. It's an older model that has seen a fair bit of use, so will need some TLC. Are there are any common failure points on these machines? I can see that most spares are available, apart from motor parts. Do they tend to suffer with motor/bearing...
  11. Introductions
    Hi all, I'm Caroline, I've been using the forum anonymously up to now for info whilst starting up my own coffee business, so it's about time I joined properly. I've got a Fracino contempo dual fuel machine and mazzer grinder in a Piaggio Ape van. I've gone from working in an office, to a...
  12. Coffee Business Owner Support Forum
    Hi, Could anyone give me any recommendations for good Fracino engineers in the London area? I'm based in East London and have a commercial setup (Contempo dual fuel semi-automatic machine in a Piaggio Ape). Thanks, Caroline Perky Coffee http://perkycoffee.co.uk
  13. eBay Auction and Gumtree Links
    Only at £41 at the moment with 2 hours to go:- http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Santos-type-4-Commercial-coffee-grinder-/272264097891?hash=item3f64347063:g:Nz0AAOSwvg9XUzmJ I believe it's a 64mm flat burr machine, but don't quote me on it! Parts aren't readily available as per Mazzers but still a...
  14. Sold
    As used in coffee shops. Good for the home also. Stick your grinder on top. £50 add £10 for next day UPS Bracknell, Berkshire
  15. eBay Auction and Gumtree Links
    https://www.gumtree.com/p/other-kitchen-appliances/la-spaziale-s5-2-group-coffee-machine-and-mini-mazzer-grinder/1150308551 Presuming you could talk him down to £1000 (he says reasonable offers would be considered) and you could shift the grinder on eBay for a decent sum you are potentially...
  16. Gaggia Forum
    Good afternoon all, Around a year ago I purchased a Gaggia TE 1 Group off a chap on eBay who was using it in his book shop. The plate was stamped with the year of manufacture being 1995, blimey! It wasn't in the best condition and looks as though it's had a pretty tough life. This was my first...
  17. All Grinders & Hand-Grinders
    Looking for my first grinder. A new sage by Heston or a 2nd hand commercial grinder such as a Fracino for same money. Your words of wisdom please.
  18. Coffee Business Owner Support Forum
    Hi Guys, I'm looking at speccing up some sort of counter and just wondered if things like under counter fridges were always in standardized sizes and if I needed to consider any other dimensions. Obviously I want the counter to be deep enough to house everything, but at the same time slender...
  19. Coffee Accessories
    Longer term my plan is to get a commercial 2 group for my workshop for me and my customers. (Currently I'm using a magister MS40 with a few mods) I'd also like the option to be able to do a market or pop up stall at some point so ability to run on a 13amp supply is a must. I'd just like a bit...
  20. Gaggia Forum
    Hello everyone! I just got my brand new steamwand today to replace my Gaggia TS's pannerello turbo steamwand. I now have the commercial gaggia TS steamwand which has 4 hole tip.. I am having quite abit of trouble getting used to the 4 way direction, as I am used to the single spout of a...
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