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Topic: Forehead Install (HG/DB Testimonial) (24 lines)
1) From: Michael Wade
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In the IT trade we joke about something called a "Forehead Install", =
where you create a software installation routine so simple that if the =
user falls over and hits their head on the spacebar the software is =
installed perfectly.
Well, today I experienced what has to be the coffee roasting equivalent =
to the Forehead Install.  Zara Haimo showed me how to do my first Heat =
Gun / Dog Bowl coffee roast.  It is literally stunningly simple, and =
almost ridiculously inexpensive.
I've been roasting for several years,  but always in closed roasters; a =
Precision and now an iR2, and I've never felt as in-touch or in control =
of a roast before.  I can't remember when I was last able to precisely =
hear 2nd crack!
So if anyone has never tried it, give it a shot.  It makes roasting fun =
again!
Thanks, Zara!
G'night all


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