Jump to content
IGNORED

How long did you lurk before joining?


How long did you lurk before joining?  

838 members have voted

  1. 1. How long did you lurk before joining?

    • Less than 1 week
      323
    • 1-4 weeks
      194
    • 1-3 months
      115
    • 3-6 months
      48
    • longer than 6 months
      164


Recommended Posts

  • Replies 1.1k
  • Created
  • Last Reply

Top Posters In This Topic

Top Posters In This Topic

Popular Posts

It is...you did the right thing for your heart at the expense of your pocket. Welcome to the forum.  

I have been reading info on the forum for about 2 weeks. Just joined today. Happy to be a member. I am awaiting delivery on my first prosumer machine : VBM Domobar Super 2B. Sent from my SM-N950F usi

Happened to us all. 

Posted Images

I've been lurking for about a month, trying to educate myself on things I knew very little of (PIDs, OPV mods, Temp Surfing etc). I didn't want to be 'That person' who asks the question that you guys have answered 1000 times already in your Forums (Which are fantastic, by the way).

Link to post
Share on other sites

I lurked for a week or so, needing a new espreso machine after my more than 40 years old Quickmill retro fell apart for good.  (well, this is how they are called now, I have the one that was not yet called retro, but was modern when they built it)

Link to post
Share on other sites

Lurked about a week. I've been on automotive forums (can be nasty), and wrist watch forums (generally nice), and I am pleasantly surprised by how nice CFUK is! Decided to register to get some feedback while I learn about espresso (Gaggia Classic Pro and Baratza Vario arriving today), and eventually buy a PID and OPV spring kit from MrShades.

Edited by Rocco
grammar
Link to post
Share on other sites

Lurked on and off for a few years (hanging head in shame). Recently made the decision to improve my setup (currently very limited) which brought me back to the forum again. 
 

 

Link to post
Share on other sites

I lurked for a good few months before joining. And even after joining, it's taken me a couple of months to post!

I really want to upgrade my setup from a sage barista pro to something else, but I can't decide between a classic Italian machine or a decent de1pro

Link to post
Share on other sites

Hi! I am definitely not a long term lurker. I spent a few minutes in the site before signing up.

I am new to the coffee game, having had a Bambino Plus for around 2/3 months, I am currently using ground coffee and have done plenty of research into grinders, but I am not currently willing to pay £300+ for  new one, so on the hunt for something 2nd hand and hoping the advice on here will help me find the right grinder and then provide further advice on actually using it!

Hi everyone! :)

Link to post
Share on other sites

Lurked for about a day after my second bean-to-cup failed. Certainly has been an education into another world and enabled me to be separated from a bit more cash that I was planning on for the replacement. Well worth it. Two weeks now with a separate machine and grinder, I don't believe I would have made anything like as good a decision without all the insight on this forum. 

Link to post
Share on other sites

Lurked for around a month, deciding what to buy and considering adding my own questions/queries but agree most already covered if you look deep enough! Finally decided to get involved this week

Link to post
Share on other sites

Always been interested about coffee & love drinking it too!

Lurking for few weeks! Got a Beko CEP5152B & Krups GVX2 Grinder but I have just gone and bought a Sage Barista Pro from Lakeland so can't wait for that delivery!

I'm very much a newbie but learnt a lot in past few weeks only had my Beko & Grinder few weeks before upgrading to Sage. Thought get a decent bit of kit since I'm really getting into it.

Been watching James Hoffmann YouTube Channel What a great guy so much learnt from him already.

Hope everyone is coping ok? Been hard for us all this lockdown so I have been focusing my mind with all this and other things.

Take care all! 

 

Edited by Jord93
Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

  • About
    Coffee Forums UK is the UK's premier coffee forum Started in June 2008 by Glenn Watson, we now have more than 24000 mainly UK based members, and welcome more than 3000 members and visitors from around the world each day! With strategic investment and digital expertise from the Jackson Lockhart team (Tait Pollack and Adam Bateman), we are taking Coffee Forums UK to the next level, and are delighted to share the journey with you.

    New Members:
    We are often referred to as the friendliest forum on the web and we look forward to welcoming you onboard. Please read our Terms of Use. We stick by them, existing members please familiarise yourselves with them.


    Advertising

    Coffee Forums Media Kit

    Click Here To Buy Advertising Space 
    £100 p/m when paid yearly, up-to: 690000 banner impressions per month!


    Donate / Sponsor

    Get Your Supporter Badge Today (per year)

    image.png



    Coffee Forums Logo
     


×
×
  • Create New...