- Teacher in a Steiner primary school. Lover of the mighty Tiges. Live in the hills of Melbourne. Lever lover.
- The Dandenongs
- Coffee Gear:
- La Pavoni pro; Gaggia classic; saeco vv; Romeo cold drip; presso; hg1 for home. and porlex grinders.
- My Standard Coffee Order:
- Double esp.
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- 27th January 2014
shortblackman liked post by coffeechris On thread : Decent Espresso Machines (DE1) - Any thoughts?
Ive read bits and pieces of this now very long thread and for a few reasons these have sparked my interest in looking for another machine. I will keep this pretty short and simple. If im...
Liked On: 4 Weeks Ago, 08:02 PM
shortblackman liked post by level3ninja On thread : Bunnings selling coffee beans
I would have thought they'd start selling packs of raw sausages first
Liked On: 4 Weeks Ago, 09:20 PM
shortblackman liked post by woodhouse On thread : 15 bars and you are a barista
Liked On: 7th October 2019, 12:20 AM
shortblackman liked post by Dimal On thread : Behmor 1600 Plus - Coffee Roaster
Sometimes, the Angled version can be easier to use if access limitations are difficult... :)
Liked On: 4th October 2019, 03:37 PM
shortblackman liked post by Andy On thread : Behmor 1600 Plus - Coffee Roaster
I'm a bit late to see this but yes, the locking spade clips are a pain to get off until you get the technique right.
I find a pair of needle nosed pliers works a treat to depress the locking pin...
Liked On: 4th October 2019, 03:37 PM
shortblackman liked post by Barry O'Speedwagon On thread : Behmor 1600 Plus - Coffee Roaster
Using a precision flat edge screwdriver (gently) as well as you fingers can help to depress the little button on the spade. It is, however, still a PITA. Done it twice.
Liked On: 3rd October 2019, 10:32 AM
shortblackman liked post by artman On thread : Behmor 1600 Plus - Coffee Roaster
They have a tiny loveable protrusion that engages into the round hole in the spade for positive engagement. Once you work out which way you need to poke that protrusion outwards (doesn’t take much)...
Liked On: 3rd October 2019, 10:17 AM
shortblackman liked post by LauriG On thread : MICE - 2020 - Early Bird Ticket sale on!
I know... I haven't used long pants for a decade! I will spend $50 on tickets, $300 on flights and $900 on thermal protection!
Liked On: 2nd August 2019, 08:46 PM
shortblackman liked post by WarrenK On thread : What if you just want a great tasting coffee without too much hassle?
A coffee shop at $4 a day is probably unbeatable for one a day, a certain commitment to make your own great coffee at home is required. You will always have to clean the equipment daily whether it is...
Liked On: 24th June 2019, 07:25 PM
shortblackman liked post by luxor74 On thread : !!!SOLD!!! - FS [SYD]: Ponte Vecchio Lusso 2 groups
I’m selling my Ponte Vecchio Lusso 2 groups, which I bought new in 2014.
The machine is perfectly working, no scratches, comes with complete sets of seals and sealing paste.
In addition to the...
Liked On: 21st April 2019, 10:22 PM
shortblackman liked post by Yelta On thread : Izzo espresso machines Casa Espresso.
Hope Antony doesn't mind me reposting this, posting in the sponsor thread doesn't allow members to respond, and I suspect more Coffee Snobs will see it here.
My first impression is great looking...
Liked On: 8th March 2019, 03:45 PM
shortblackman liked post by skidquinn On thread : !!!SOLD!!! - Savinelli Lever Machine (BNE)
Looking to unload my Savinelli Espresso Baby Lever Machine. Just not getting used like I thought it might when I purchased a couple of years ago. Unsure of year and how many owners this machine has...
Liked On: 25th January 2019, 08:46 PM
shortblackman liked post by trevorez On thread : !!!SOLD!!! - Fs: Gaggia classic. $160.
Mods. Please mark as sold.
Liked On: 21st January 2019, 01:01 PM
shortblackman liked post by irrelevancy On thread : !!!SOLD!!! - FS: Ponte Vecchio Export Lever machine + Lots of Extras
I'm selling my beloved PV Export machine.
It's approximately 5 years old, but has not seen any use in the last year after I purchased a dual boiler, so it's time it went to someone else...
Liked On: 7th January 2019, 08:39 AM
shortblackman liked post by Casa Espresso On thread : Izzo Alex Leva
We have a set in stock if needed
Liked On: 22nd December 2018, 07:51 PM