[Homeroast] List Traffic at Zero and Roast Time Length

Joseph Robertson theotherjo at gmail.com
Fri Sep 24 17:24:48 CDT 2010


Robert,
Do you know what your warranty is on your Behmor?
Parts and labor? One year?
Thanks Robert,
Joe

On Fri, Sep 24, 2010 at 12:51 PM, Robert Yoder <robotyonder at hotmail.com>wrote:

>
> Hi, Claus,
>
> Thanks for your post.
>
> I checked with Joe Behm before purchasing my Behmor.  He was kind enough to
> try a fifth-pound roast, but said it took LONGER than he had expected.
>
> I do open the door a bit at first crack.
>
> This weekend I'll give it another go.
>
> Still a work in progress.
>
> Happy Roasting,
>
> robert
>
> > From: thoeg at get2net.dk
> > To: homeroast at lists.sweetmariascoffee.com
> > Date: Fri, 24 Sep 2010 12:04:07 +0200
> > Subject: Re: [Homeroast] List Traffic at Zero and Roast Time Length
> >
> > Hi,
> > 1/5 that is technical less than the Behmor can roast on the settings.
> > I have never really used 1/4 pound, but it is said to be a hard small
> batch
> > to roast, so smaller is probably even harder.
> > Have you tried opening the door during the end of first crack?
> >
> > Claus
> >
> > ----- Original Message -----
> > From: "Robert Yoder" <robotyonder at hotmail.com>
> > To: <homeroast at lists.sweetmariascoffee.com>
> > Sent: Friday, September 24, 2010 6:26 AM
> > Subject: Re: [Homeroast] List Traffic at Zero and Roast Time Length
> >
> >
> > >
> > > Hi Kevin,
> > >
> > > It looks like we've got a little movement, so the connections are good!
> > >
> > > I've had a lull in roasting, lately. I went from popper to uber-popper
> to
> > > Behmor. My typical roast is 1/5 pound and I haven't found a good way to
> > > get that done. The Behmor produced a noticeable improvement over the
> > > air-poppers (IMO), but I've seen all along that it roasted too fast.
> When
> > > that small batch goes into exothermic, there's no stretching time at
> all.
> > > (Typical Roast is P1 or P2). I despair over the Behmor, feeling that it
> > > is so much more but so much less than I want. My last roast before my
> > > roasting hiatus used P3, or P4 (notes not at hand) in order to stretch
> out
> > > the roast to a reasonable length. Unless this was completely random, if
> I
> > > recall correctly, the depth of flavor from that roast was astonishing,
> > > compared to what I had been experiencing. This is the first time I have
> > > sort of given up roasting out of frustration, and I think the Behmor is
> > > the instigator: it showed me both what I hadn't got and what I don't
> seem
> > > to be able to get. So the Behmor has
> > > been a great, instructive, pause in my journey.
> > >
> > > Happy Roasting,
> > >
> > > robert yoder
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > >> From: ckevinj at gmail.com
> > >> Date: Thu, 23 Sep 2010 22:31:08 -0500
> > >> To: homeroast at lists.sweetmariascoffee.com
> > >> Subject: Re: [Homeroast] List Traffic at Zero
> > >>
> > >> Well tonight I was feeling lazy so I whipped out the behmor for the
> > >> liquid amber instead of moving the propane tank back to the roasting
> > >> grill after the propane died in the food grill. Some days all you can
> do
> > >> is just roll with punches.
> > >> I will let it rest until Saturday or maybe Sunday if I can. Not too
> happy
> > >> with my blend and roast currently in the maestre espresso grinder
> based
> > >> on the CR finca Alaska. It came out a bit light and is kind of
> sharpish
> > >> on the tongue.
> > >>
> > >> And you?
> > >>
> > >> -kc
> > >>
> > >> On Sep 23, 2010, at 9:51 PM, Robert Yoder <robotyonder at hotmail.com>
> > >> wrote:
> > >>
> > >> >
> > >> >
> > >> > Thanks! What roaster are you using?
> > >> >
> > >> > Happy Roasting,
> > >> >
> > >> > robert yoder
> > >> >> From: ckevinj at gmail.com
> > >> >> Date: Thu, 23 Sep 2010 19:40:25 -0500
> > >> >> To: homeroast at lists.sweetmariascoffee.com
> > >> >> Subject: Re: [Homeroast] List Traffic at Zero
> > >> >>
> > >> >> Roasted some liquid amber tonight and looking forward to tomorrows
> SM
> > >> >> package being delivered.
> > >> >>
> > >> >> -kc
> > >> >>
> > >> >> On Sep 23, 2010, at 7:36 PM, Robert Yoder <robotyonder at hotmail.com
> >
> > >> >> wrote:
> > >> >>
> > >> >>>
> > >> >>> Greetings, Roaster-folk,
> > >> >>>
> > >> >>> No posts received for several days. Is the list down?
> > >> >>>
> > >> >>> Test, test, test,
> > >> >>>
> > >> >>> Happy Roasting,
> > >> >>>
> > >> >>> robert yoder
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