I love the little pin on the coffee tool (group/gasket brush on one
end and measure on the other). At night, I stick it in the steam wand
hole, blow steam out the wand, immerse the in water and "bubble" it,
then blow steam out again and wipe with a clean wet dishcloth.
On Dec 15, 2007, at 1:05 PM, Barry Luterman wrote:
I love the little pin on the =
coffee tool (group/gasket brush on one end and measure on the other). At =
night, I stick it in the steam wand hole, blow steam out the wand, =
immerse the in water and "bubble" it, then blow steam out again and wipe =
with a clean wet dishcloth.
On Dec 15, 2007, at 1:05 PM, =
Barry Luterman wrote:
Does that =
mean I win the Kona?
On Dec 15, 2007 =
8:51 AM, miKe mcKoffee <mcKona> wrote:
Good how to advice =
Barry, very similar to nightly routine we use on Linea's
two wands. =
FWIW don't need to let Cafiza solution (or Purocaff or JoeGlo
fully cool to room temp, good 10 minute or so submerged soak =
should be fine if done regularly. All espresso machines =
should be cleaned
regulary, whether home or commercial. Obviously =
regular schedule will vary.
For home detergent cleaning regularly =
means weekly to me.
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mods, FrankenFormer, some recipes etc:
http://www.mckoffee.com/Ultimately the quest =
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homeroast-admin] On Behalf Of Barry =
Sent: Saturday, December 15, 2007 =
Subject: Re: +removing steam =
wand from Silvia?
No need to take off =
the wand.Place some Cafiza in a frothing pitcher
and add water. Froth =
mixture till 160 degrees. Place block under pitcher so
wand stays =
submerged under soapy water. Allow water to cool. Soapy mixture
be drawn up tube. . Let sit a while and then flush. OK to do on =
machines including Silvias. Do not do it on some of the new high =
machines that have no stick wands. they have plastic inserts and =
react well to the Cafiza.
On Dec 15, 2007 5:04 AM, John Crippen <john.crippen>
I'm cleaning my new Miss Silvia for the first time. I have =
backflushed and soaked parts, but I'd like to clean the steam wand. =
take it off? If so, do I just loosen that big =
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