[Homeroast] Grinder has stopped grinding evenly

Frank Parth frank at fparth.com
Sun May 18 14:06:02 CDT 2014


On May 18, 2014, at 12:03 PM, Davidjohnrossell at gmail.com <davidjohnrossell at gmail.com> wrote:

> Hello all,
> 
> I have a Baratza Maestro Plus grinder that has stopped grinding evenly. It churns out a mix of fines and large flakes; it even sounds a little odd.  I've removed and cleaned the burr ring, adjusted the calibration screw setting, all to no avail. The machine has been a loyal and trusted companion for almost a decade. Is there anything else I can try, or has it earned a much-needed rest?
> 
> Thanks,
> 
> David
> 

David,
When was the last time you changed the burrs? They do tend to wear down after awhile.

My guideline is that I replace them in my Rocky After putting 100 pounds or so through them.

Frank Parth




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