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  1. I have a couple of questions regarding the use of plumbed in filtered softened water. First, the story:- I recently plumbed in my Profitec 700 using a BWT Bestmax Premium filter. Previously, for a period of 10 weeks I used Brita jug filtered water; splashes, on the drip tray and the front facia, dried leaving a white/grey lime stain which was easily removed by wiping with a soft ctoth. My water supply is hard or very hard (depends on which web-site one is looking at); local water supplier informs me that my water has a hardness of 301 ppm equivalent CACO3; a Calmag drop test produces a result of 400 ppm hardness. The BWT Filter Head has a bypass control which is set according to the hardness of the water supply; 0 is the setting, with no bypass, for very hard water and then 1,2 and 3 depending on the softness of the supply water. Both the above values of hardness required a setting of 1 in my situation. When I ran this filtered water through the Profitec for the first time the water issuing both from the brew boiler and the water/steam boiler was cloudy (weak white colour). A check on the water issuing from the BWT Filter Flushing Valve produced crystal clear water. Obviously the residue of ten weeks Brita jug water was being flushed out of the Profitec I set the Filter Head bypass to 0 (softest output) and flowed water through both boilers (fill, heat, empty as much as possible the water/steam boiler by heat pressure; pump water through brew boiler) till the water ran clear. It needed 7 L. of water for the brew boiler and 3 L. for the water/steam boiler. I noticed that the dried splashes when using the Filter Head bypass set to 0 (Calmag drop test hardness = 80 ppm), were almost invisible. Unfortunately the coffee was lacking..... With the bypass set to 1 (Calmag hardness = 100ppm) the coffee is fine. But the dried splashes are now clearly visible. And now my questions: “Do I ever need to descale the machine?” “What do commercial users do?”
  2. Now that I have got my descaler, I gave my Baby a good clean (I went on the Gaggia website to work out exactly what model I had, and it is a Baby Black ... for some reason I had been calling it a Baby ABS). Anyway, I descaled, and I also used my newly obtained Cafiza to soak the filter and showerhead. On the cleaner I did see references to 'backflush' and so did a search ... oh dear there seems to be a bit of controversy over whether you can or should backflush a Baby My machine is brand new ... should I try and backflush? (and apologies as I don't wish to stir up a contentious debate ) David :read:
  3. Hi All I hadn't been an avid coffee fan until I recently 'inherited' a titanium from an emigrating friend. The date of manufacture on the bottom of the machine is 2005 however the counter indicates the machine has made less than 300 cups. Unfortunately for me the machine started leaking this weekend and after only a few months of ownership I'm already missing it more than I thought I could! I've taken a look inside and water is showing at the point where the stream tube from a solenoid enters the steamer valve (which is conected to the knob on the outside of the machine)-the tube has a pressed collar and 2 silicone 'o' rings all held in place by a clip. The micro switch on the steamer knob to the solenoid seems to be working ok. I'm quite surprised that this set-up is able to handle steam/hot water pressure. Any advice on what to try next or where to send it for repair would be very greatly appreciated.
  4. Hi, I received a Sage Barista Express for Christmas, Father Christmas was finally good to me; it has gone on " Clean Me" mode once since then, it has been cleaned once as per instructions and it is now coming to 40Lt use, I'm thinking about changing the ClaroSwiss filter for the first time as per instructions. So, I'm thinking about descaling the coffee machine before changing to the new £14.95 water filter and I have a few questions I hope you clever people can answer for me. Do I leave ClaroSwiss water filter in place while I descale the coffee machine? the instruction manual doesn't mention this step so I'm assuming you leave it on but not sure; Will leaving the water filter on not reduce the effectiveness of the descaling agent? Do you people leave it on or remove it? I live in South Somerset and water is very hard and not going down the bottled water route as trying to cut on plastic; I descale our kettle every other month, that's how hard our water is. Should the coffee machine be descaled as often as that? those of you living in hard water regions, How often do you do it? Any other cleaning and descaling tips you can think of? Too many questions, I know, but keen to get it right. So far very happy with the results ...best coffee I've ever had at home. Thank you for your help.
  5. Sorry for asking such a daft question. I'll be performing my first descaling and would rather not buy Sage's overpriced descaler. Out of these 3 what are people using and recommending ? Dezcal, Durgol or Puly Descaler ? Thanks
  6. I have had my Duo Temp Pro for a while now and really like it. However I am not so happy with the overly expensive original cleaner agents for backflushing and descaling. Water filters as well. Are there any alternatives to these? Preferably some that use the same chemicals so the machine won't be harmed in any way / so the warranty is not affected. //Rasmus
  7. Hi, I've just found ANOTHER Izzo Pompei 2 groups going really cheap. It's a dual power/fuel model. I haven't seen it yet but going to collect it later this week. The person said that it's been "condemned" due to scale. Apparently, it's been used without a filter. Apart from that (and on the photograph I can see that the gauge is stuck somewhere in the territory where it shouldn't be - far right!) it seems to be in a good condition. The seller said that the pressurestat is not switching the machine off, so I can only imagine that it got completely scaled up and that it doesn't function anymore. Should I take it? Would I need to take the enitire boiler off or could I descale it in-situ? It's only £300 and would be great in my holiday home. Thanks, Martin
  8. Just wanted to share my experience with the first issue I have had with my Profitec Pro 700. I did my second descaling a week ago and a few days later I found the maonometer for the steam boiler had frozen at 0.65 bar. Initially I thought the manometer had a defect and I was just about to email the shop I bought it from but decided to have a closer look at the issue. I took the sidepanel off and detached the cables for the power switch and lamp to get access to the manometer. I took of the capillary tube and instantly the needle went to zero bar. I removed the tube completely and with a thin needle I could feel some resistance in the boiler end of the tube. I was able to get the scale removed aided by pressurized air. The inner diameter of the tube is extremely small and I guess the descaling doesn't have much effect in this area as the water isn't forced through this tube. I hope this can be of help to anyone experiencing the same issue.
  9. Hopefully this can help all new buyers of (Gaggia) machines. So, what needs to be done for a new machine? Apart from running a couple of tanks of water thru as per the manufacturers recommendation is anything else necessary? Would a backflush or descale be at all beneficial? My new gaggia baby should arrive imminently and I want to be ready!
  10. How often do you guys descale the silvia? Also, would you recommend a particular product? There seems to be quite a mixed opinion on this...
  11. Hi everyone, I have a mazzer mini (timer model with doser) and a Fracino Cherub espresso machine. I use urnex grindz once a month for the grinder, the espresso machine is backflushed regularly. Make around 10 shots a week, brita filtered water is used in the cherub. I'm not so keen on disassembling the mazzer myself for proper cleaning - plan on getting someone more qualified to do it - based on the above info would anyone know how often this would be necessary? Similarly for the cherub - descaling, general servicing etc - How often would this be required to keep things going smoothly? Thanks, Ed
  12. Hello, I need some help, moral support, a degree in Mech Eng. Mine's an 05 Classic, and this was its first ever descaling. Since I put Scaleaway through it this morning, hot water always comes out of the wand no matter what the steam switch is set to. A little water comes through the group head on coffee setting, but it still pours out of the wand. I put two chambers through and it still pours out. I had it on its back, the shower's off, and the shower holder (2 allen screws) and they're all shining. I took the top off and undid a few screws, but nothing came loose so I put them back. I can't make head or tail of the pipes and wires. I know where the solenoid and boiler are, but I haven't a clue how to get to look inside. It's just too inaccessible. My question is, should I just keep descaling and hope for the best? And would blocking the steamwand cause a backflush, or an explosion?
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