[Homeroast] Turning Bottomless Portafilter

Richard Ferguson coffee at fergusnet.com
Wed Aug 25 06:03:51 CDT 2010


Here is something else to keep in mind.  Have an apron handy if you are
pulling a shot before work with a bottomless portafilter.  You never know
when a jet might strike and get your pants dirty.  Not like this has
happened to me or anything. =)

Richard

On Tue, Aug 24, 2010 at 9:08 PM, Dennis Parham <dparham_is at mac.com> wrote:

> Ginny I really like bottomless portafilters.. its great for shots because
> you can see whats happening.. also no part of the shot makes contact with
> any other object accept cup... plus it looks cool! ;-) Ive kind of backed
> off on espresso this last year as a cup all in itself and have been making
> americanos almost exclusively.. now Im back on my game and realized WOW! I
> had become sloppy with my shots! Americanos have a way of making a not as
> good shot an ok shot when mixed with hot water...lol when I recently decided
> hey I jus twit a shot... I almost threw up! lol ( not really but you know
> how we all are here... lol ) anyway... I did not drink it and... made it
> into an americano! :-P but that made me think.. DANG! Ive let myself go! all
> my experience wasted! Im a failure.. ok I didn't think that either but
> still.. you now how we all are here ;-) so back to my story... anyway...
> started making some adjustments nip here tuck there... lift.. settle... and
> shots are back on trac!
>  k! its like playing a Stradivarius... or acceptable copy.. well, not us
> here.. you know how we are. ;-) lol
>
> Dennis Parham
>
>
> On Aug 24, 2010, at 9:01 PM, g paris wrote:
>
> > Dennis:
> >
> > very cool.
> >
> > please let us know if it really does make a difference cuz I got one to
> do
> > if it does!!
> >
> > ginny
> >
> >
> >
> > On Tue, Aug 24, 2010 at 5:21 PM, Dennis Parham <dparham_is at mac.com>
> wrote:
> >
> >> Well I did it.. I went down to machine shop and had the portafilter on
> my
> >> UNIC DIVA turned... a 2-fer deal! was fun! I was allowed to watch! here
> is
> >> the URL I posted on flicker
> >> http://www.flickr.com/photos/20226810@N02/sets/72157624800257360/
> >>
> >>
> >> Dennis Parham
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