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JackH
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· 07/04/2020 10:27 AM
Happy 4th of July! jazzyhands

JackH
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· 06/24/2020 7:58 AM
@Mark McCornack, Please post your question in the forum.

Mark McCornack
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· 06/15/2020 9:28 PM
Hi! Looking for a legacy inlet temp sensor on 13 yr old Gene Cafe. It seems they've changed it and now you need new mother board and new sensor. Any ideas where I can find compatibile old one? Mark

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· 06/09/2020 6:39 PM
Wich thermometers Can i buy for my roasting machine compatible with usb or macbook?

JackH
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· 06/05/2020 5:38 PM
peveleth, It is better if you start a post in the forum with your question. These shouts go away in time.

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Mbb
Poppery II
$4.99 at thrift store
Stirred with wood dowel too

Roasted about 75-80 g at a time
3 cups for me
Didnt take long to use HF router control to lower heat
Separate the fan motor circuit, bypass thermostat, stick digital thermometer in, etc

But having to roast every 2 days was more trouble than driving by coffee shop once per week.....kind of defeated the purpose.

These small batch, problematic devices are good for learning, and making and learning from, mistakes. I would recommend that anyone start in the exact same place.
 
renatoa
Roast three times in a row, back to back, per week (in weekend), is a half hour job, dilemma solved... bye, bye coffee shop... Grin
And you have three origins, you can make blends.
 
Mbb
I think if that was really a good solution, we would all still be using poppers.....
 
JackH
Poppers are an inexpensive and excellent way of learning the roasting process. Anyone starting out should try it.
---Jack

KKTO Roaster.
 
renatoa

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Mbb wrote:

I think if that was really a good solution, we would all still be using poppers.....


Poppers have other sins, capacity is just an annoyance.
 
JackH

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JackH wrote:

Poppers are an inexpensive and excellent way of learning the roasting process. Anyone starting out should try it.


Poor capacity or not, it is still a great way to learn and observe the coffee roasting process.
Edited by JackH on 02/28/2020 3:33 AM
---Jack

KKTO Roaster.
 
renatoa
Samplers are in the 100 grams ballpark too Grin
 
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