[Homeroast] Broken Rocky

Ian Gowen ian.gowen at gmail.com
Tue Oct 26 12:36:46 CDT 2010


Thanks guys. Unfortunately, I'm in Pittsburgh, not in DC or LA, so I'm
on my own as far as repairs go. I took it apart to clean it, but
didn't notice anything obviously awry; I'll give it a second look when
I get home and see if I can't figure out what's wrong with it.

-Ian

On Sun, Oct 24, 2010 at 5:05 PM, Poutinen, Jay <jpoutine at uwsp.edu> wrote:
> When my Rocky stopped, I took the top burr out, but it was so tight I had to use a tool to get it unscrewed.  At first glance it looked fine, but then I noticed pulverized bean filling the notches that are perpendicular to the threads of the top burr.  I cleaned it and it worked fine.
>
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> On Fri, Oct 22, 2010 at 1:36 PM, Ian Gowen <ian.gowen at gmail.com> wrote:
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>> So I just moved across the country, and my Rocky started flaking out
>> after I arrived. I'd flip the switch and nothing would happen. At
>> first, I could give the side of it a good thwack and it would start,
>> but now it just does nothing. Taking it apart and cleaning it didn't
>> seem to help either.
>>
>> I've had it for a few years; is it most likely that my motor burned
>> out, or could there be
>> something simple wrong with it that I'm missing?
>>
>> thanks,
>> -Ian
>>
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