[Homeroast] hacking a silvia portafilter
adt0611 at yahoo.com
Sun Sep 12 23:48:15 CDT 2010
I have a *$$ Barista, same as Estro I think, and same issue. That is, I looked
at it the other day with the idea of cutting off the bottom, but it didn't look
possible without destroying the thread that the handle screws into.
From: michael brown <disracer at msn.com>
To: homeroast at lists.sweetmariascoffee.com
Sent: Sun, September 12, 2010 4:06:58 PM
Subject: Re: [Homeroast] hacking a silvia portafilter
do you think you could snap a picture? i'm not sure i'm wrapping my head around
what your describing but think i'm in a similar boat with the Estro machine i
> From: koenig.mike at gmail.com
> Date: Sun, 12 Sep 2010 11:39:27 -0400
> To: homeroast at lists.sweetmariascoffee.com
> Subject: [Homeroast] hacking a silvia portafilter
> So, I was planning to hack off the bottom of the portafilter from my old
> Silvia, but I noticed that the section that the handle screws into
> encroaches on the area that I would be cutting out.
> Has anyone here ever tried cutting the bottom out of one of these? (It's
> from about a 6 year old Silvia, not the current generation).
> I hate to hack up my nice heavy portafilters that came with my current
> machine, so I'm hoping I can use this one.
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