[Homeroast] Hottop Repair and Service

g paris pchforever at gmail.com
Tue Jun 1 16:57:33 CDT 2010


Hey Barbara:

Nice to see you...

I have not heard too much but am waiting.

ginny

On Tue, Jun 1, 2010 at 4:54 AM, Barbara Greenspon <
lilysownahmah at greensponassociates.com> wrote:

> Has anyone heard anything about the planned one pound hottop?
>
> Thanks.
>
> Barbara Greenspon
>
>
> (And hello to all!)
>
> On May 31, 2010, at 11:12 PM, Barry Luterman wrote:
>
> > Michael at Hot Top is a great guy to work with and you are right their
> > manuals are right on. It is a good product and company to deal with.
> >
> > On Mon, May 31, 2010 at 6:04 PM, Demian Ebert <coffehound at gmail.com>
> wrote:
> >
> >> Afternoon-
> >> I just finished putting the screws back in my hottop. A few months ago
> the
> >> machine started leaking beans on the second of back-to-back roasts. I
> >> ignored it for a while and stopped doing back-to-back roasts unless I
> >> needed
> >> to. Eventually it dropped almost 20 g of coffee into the cooling tray
> >> during
> >> a roast and I finally decided to do something about it. I sent an email
> to
> >> Hottop USA describing the problem and had a reply and diagnosis in under
> >> two
> >> hours on a Sunday. The problem was a faulty solenoid or spring on the
> bean
> >> chute door. I ordered a replacement. Today I finally had some free time
> to
> >> tear the machine apart and put the new parts in. I've got to say the
> >> instructions on the Hottop site were spot on perfect. Everything fit and
> >> seems to work. I tested it without beans and the door opens just fine
> now.
> >> The old spring seems a little stiff and sticky compared to the new one.
> It
> >> could simply be a build-up of coffee oil that was preventing the spring
> >> from
> >> doing it's job.
> >>
> >> Also vaccuumed a pretty good pile of chaff out of the internals of the
> >> machine. I'll have to take the back panel off more frequently now that
> I've
> >> broken all the screws loose.
> >>
> >> Demian
> >> Portland, OR
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