[Homeroast] Vac. pot seal breaking problem

John Borella jborella at ct.metrocast.net
Wed Jun 2 20:22:32 CDT 2010

Are you waiting for the vacuum to break before you try to remove the upper 
globe? I use a 5C Hario V/P every morning & have no problem removing the top 
portion by tipping it to the side & lifting it out.

John B.

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "sci" <scizen at gmail.com>

>I have a nice Hario 5 cup coffee siphon, but I keep having a problem.
> After the brew is finished and it is time to take the top chamber out, it 
> is
> always very difficult to get the rubber seal out of the bottom chamber. It
> seals wonderfully, and the seal is supple and pliant. But getting it out 
> can
> take 5 minutes of wiggling and pulling. Also, these pots are very hot at
> this point.
> Any tips on breaking that seal easily?

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