[Homeroast] sonofresco

j3r j at j3r.org
Fri Apr 20 17:04:09 CDT 2012

On 12-04-20 03:36 PM, j3r wrote:
> I have a chance to buy a used sonofresco 1lb propane model with new 
> heat sensor for $1500. I use a behmor now. Is the sonofresco going to 
> have real advantages over the behmor? I understand I could roast more 
> batches per day (perhaps), but is there something more? Do people 
> onlist use these? I have heard very little talk about them.
> What does the sonofresco at $4k (new) do that the $300 behmor does not 
> do?
> Jeremy

So basically

Pros: it can do a true 1lb roasted yield, and it gives coffee geek cred.
Cons: it has no roast profiling, it is large, it is expensive.

It "roasts rather than bakes" - any further comments on this?


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