No one grind setting is ever correct for espresso. Much has been written
about shot technique, suggest you start here:
http://www.home-barista.com/espresso-guide.htmlI can't speak directly to suggested M4 settings for press etc since don't
have an M4.
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[mailto:homeroast-admin] On Behalf Of Brett Mason
Sent: Wednesday, July 05, 2006 11:00 AM
Subject: Re: +Macap M4: settings for espresso, french, drip, etc.
Try finer, but fewer grounds?
On 7/5/06, Kennedy Family wrote:
what sort of settings are folks with Macap M4 grinders using
espresso, french press, drip, etc.? I'm around "4" for espresso and
can't figure out good setting for french press, drip, Aeropress, etc. i'm
also concerned that "4" seems too coarse for espresso and that my espresso
machine (Silvia) is not developing enough boiler pressure. any input would