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  1. Hello! Is there a coffee maker that can do coffee pods/capsules (tassimo, k-cup, nespresso, anything really) and at the same time it can do filter/drip coffee using a metallic filter? thanks!
  2. *Now £650 including additional Barista kit mentioned below* Soll had the Strega from new purchased from Bella Barista on the 3rd of January 2014 it was first used at his home until my purchase mid this year and was producing 1/2 coffees per day with Soll. He used it with Ashbeck mineral water, never tap water and I've used it with Waitrose essential or volvic (or a mix). Included in the sale will be 1 naked portafilter holder, 1 double spout portafilter holder and the Bezzera stock baskets it came with. Also has the upgraded IMS shower screen which was purchased last year during the forum group buy. For those not aware, it is a hybrid of pump and lever when the lever is dropped and raised, a solenoid kicks in and the water is fed into the group assembly via a vibe pump. Unlike a traditional lever machine which works off spring pressure, the water is pumped in. If you have not seen this video by Jim Schulman, watch it and learn: http://www.home-barista.com/reviews/bezzera-strega-second-look-t18933.html Since I've had it, I've used it infrequently between changing grinders, buying different machines and loving brewed coffee it's been used on less than half the days that I've had it. When Coffeechap delivered the E8 to me he gave me a bit of a brief about dialling in and using the Strega and all seemed to work as expected (of course). I think the steam power on it is really good, it can do varied size milky options and I really like the paddles (or however you'd describe them) to make steaming a little easier to co-ordinate. I'm willing to post, will deliver within approx 1 hour of Basingstoke. I don't have original boxes (but would double box up if needed). I do mostly work from home so should usually able to accommodate a collection to suit you from Bramley, just outside Basingstoke (Reading way out of Amazingstoke). On the general condition it seems good to me, it has the obligatory scratches/markings on the cup warming area but nothing too dramatic and it seems the drip tray cover has a slight curvature. The photos don't seem to pick it up but it slightly bows where the coffee would be coming out, not so that it causes me any issue but I can't work out how to describe or show it to any better effect. Now to include the exclusive Barista kit including: pallo brush, brewista scales (used only for couple of weeks came with purchase of Sage DB), sought after Snakehips weighing platform, rattleware pitcher, a thermometer and cafelat knockbox. (Tamper not included trying to see if it helps highlight the slight curvature, but I'm not convinced it does).
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