[Homeroast] Hoping for some input

John Nordling john.nordling at gmail.com
Wed Nov 15 08:35:01 CST 2017


I'm not much help in setting pricing, but man. . . I wish I was in a
position to pick up a new (to me) espresso maker.  Living Minneapolis
adjacent, I'd save a fortune on shipping!

-John



On Wed, Nov 15, 2017 at 8:13 AM Barbara C. Greenspon <
Lilysownahmah at greensponassociates.com> wrote:

> Thanks.  Good points.
>
> > On Nov 15, 2017, at 8:10 AM, Larry Dorman <ldorman at gmail.com> wrote:
> >
> > I would suggest a price of $1000 to $1100 plus shipping.  The difficulty
> is
> > that it's a lot of money and risk for a buyer when they could save a
> little
> > more and get new with a 2 year warranty.
> >
> > You want to price it so you're not giving it away, but so it's also an
> > attractive upgrade for someone who has or is considering a silvia.
> >
> > On Nov 15, 2017 07:48, "Barbara C. Greenspon" <
> > Lilysownahmah at greensponassociates.com> wrote:
> >
> > Thank you!
> >
> >> On Nov 15, 2017, at 1:42 AM, Greg Hollrigel <ghollrigel at gmail.com>
> wrote:
> >>
> >> I bought a similar machine for $1000 several years ago which I thought
> was
> >> a great deal.
> >>
> >> In your case, I think I would list for about $1300-1400, just in case
> you
> >> have to barter so you can still get a decent price.
> >>
> >> Greg
> >>
> >> On Tue, Nov 14, 2017 at 11:21 PM Peter Louton <
> > peter at midwestbicycleworks.com>
> >> wrote:
> >>
> >>> Well fleabay has some new ones for around 1600 and the few used range
> > from
> >>> 1100 to 1200 plus shipping.
> >>>
> >>> Peter
> >>>
> >>> Sent from somewhere
> >>>
> >>>> On Nov 14, 2017, at 5:08 PM, Barbara C. Greenspon <
> >>> Lilysownahmah at greensponassociates.com> wrote:
> >>>>
> >>>> Hi, everyone -
> >>>>
> >>>> I am a long time list member.  I’m going to sell my Andreja Premium on
> >>> Craigslist or ebay or….?  Its in excellent condition, though old — I
> > bought
> >>> it from Sweet Maria’s in 2005, used it a lot for years, and then
> stopped
> >>> using it about 4 years ago for lots of reasons, none of which have
> > anything
> >>> to do with the machine itself.  Our coffee drinking just changed.  (My
> >>> primary machine has been a Bunn Trifecta since then).  My husband had
> >>> plumbed the machine, and he did all the mechanical upkeep on it with
> lots
> >>> of helpful input from Chris Coffee (online).  We once sent it to them
> and
> >>> then went through the machine completely did whatever bigger upkeep it
> >>> needed.
> >>>>
> >>>> Recently, my husband took it all apart, cleaned it, made sure it
> worked
> >>> with no problems, and its good to go.  It is now back in its original
> >>> non-plumbed condition, but it will come  with the plumb kit, all sorts
> of
> >>> portafilters, a great Macap Tamper and other odds and end.  It is a
> Model
> >>> 0980A, and I paid $1795 for it.
> >>>>
> >>>> Here’s the input I need.  I have no idea what to ask for it in terms
> of
> >>> price.  As I said, it is old but in excellent condition.  Back in the
> >>> “day”, I would have written to Ginny and I know she would have had some
> >>> idea for me.  Since she’s no longer with us, I am hoping someone else
> who
> >>> might be familiar with this wonderful machine can give me some input.
> >>>>
> >>>> Hope all are well.
> >>>>
> >>>> Thanks in advance for any help.
> >>>>
> >>>> Barbara Greenspon
> >>>> (Minneapolis)
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