Rancilio Rocky Timer-Mod part 4 Mod2
Avi's Rocky Timer-Mod
My way to a better coffee...
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This was solved very easily by using part of a small plastic funnel. No coffee spills now, but it raised a new issue with the portafilter support. This could not be used with the funnel because of height differences.
Now I can trigger the timer while portafilter sits on its holder and no coffee is spilling due to the use of this small funnel addition. To close the old holes, I used dome plugs.
The screws are located deep in the sleeves leaving enough room for beans to get stuck in it. While using Rocky, those sleeves store some beans that get stuck in it and when you come to disassemble the hopper for cleaning, you need to spend time taking out those stubborn stuck beans in order to get to the screws.
So, why not close those sleeves with plugs as well?
That’s what I did and solved this issue easily.
I just can’t understand why Rancilio engineers never thought of a solution for this annoying problem they have created.
No more guessing! 15 gram is exactly 15 gram on each session.
Enjoy your coffee
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