[Homeroast] Grinder for Vac Pot

Phil Palmintere phil.palmintere at gmail.com
Mon Sep 13 18:05:36 CDT 2010


I don't have this problem -- yet.  Knock on wood.  

> -----Original Message-----
> From: homeroast-bounces at lists.sweetmariascoffee.com [mailto:homeroast-
> bounces at lists.sweetmariascoffee.com] On Behalf Of Jim Couch
> Sent: Monday, September 13, 2010 9:52 AM
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> Subject: Re: [Homeroast] Grinder for Vac Pot
> 
> You are using the same grinder I have so I will ask you. Bits of thread
> on
> the chamber are starting to come off so that it has to be turned in
> tighter
> and finer. Haven't yet been able to find a replacement chamber (but now
> that
> I have a model number maybe) have you had any problem like this?
> Jim
> 
> On Mon, Sep 13, 2010 at 11:03 AM, Phil Palmintere
> <phil.palmintere at gmail.com
> > wrote:
> 
> > Ginny,
> >
> > I currently am using a low-end Cuisinart DBM-8 burr grinder for the
> vac
> > pot.
> > On this grinder, I grind at about 6 on the scale.  I don't have the
> > experience with higher end grinders to really be able to
> intelligently
> > compare the output -- but one feature that is nice is it is easy to
> > disassemble to clean (I disassemble it after each use to brush out
> all
> > remaining coffee grinds & blow with compressed air) so I don't get
> > yesterday's stale coffee grinds mixed in with today's fresh grinds.
> >
> >
> > On a side note, this morning I have Kenya Nyeri Peaberri Kieni,
> roasted
> > just
> > to just before the start of 2nd crack on Saturday with a Gene Café.
> This
> > is
> > a great cup of coffee!
> >
> > --phil
> >
> >
> > > -----Original Message-----
> > > From: homeroast-bounces at lists.sweetmariascoffee.com
> [mailto:homeroast-
> > > bounces at lists.sweetmariascoffee.com] On Behalf Of g paris
> > > Sent: Sunday, September 12, 2010 9:01 PM
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> >
> > > Subject: Re: [Homeroast] Grinder for Vac Pot
> > >
> > > Phil:
> > >
> > > it really depends on how you grind now; you seem to be happy with
> what
> > > you
> > > results
> > > so far. How/what are you using today to grind and how would you
> rate
> > > your
> > > grind?
> > >
> > > let's say we have a scale from 1 to 10, ten being the finest grind
> and
> > > 1
> > > being the coarse,
> > > where would oyu rate/put your grind.
> > >
> > > thanks ginny
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > > On Wed, Sep 8, 2010 at 9:53 AM, Phil Palmintere
> > > <phil.palmintere at gmail.com>wrote:
> > >
> > > > Since getting a vacuum pot from SM about 6 months ago, I've
> really
> > > come to
> > > > appreciate the coffee it makes.  I make a pot almost every day.
> > > >
> > > > So... since I'm now a Vac Pot kind of guy, the obvious next
> question
> > > is
> > > > what
> > > > would a good grinder for dedicated vac pot use?
> > > >
> > > > Any thoughts?
> > > >
> > > >
> > > >
> > > >
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