aferencz Senior Member Joined: 28 Mar 2004 Posts: 12 Location: massachusetts Expertise: I live coffee
Espresso: bezzera Roaster: alpenrost heathware
Posted Mon Oct 17, 2005, 11:51am Subject: Re: Alpenrost upgrade/fix
You can email directly email@example.com and I may be able to help. I have all of the information but it will depend on your experience ordering PCBs and assembling electromechanical systems. My unit is still working perfectly. I roast about 1lb a week for espresso with never a problem. As I mentioned earlier the roasting is very repeatable now.
Posted Thu Dec 22, 2005, 9:19am Subject: Re: Alpenrost upgrade/fix
I'm about to order some unstuffed boards of Andrew's design. If anyone is interested let me know by December 26th. I found a board house that will manufacture them for a pretty low price. The boards are $25 each + a couple $$ for postage so let's say $27. Realize you would still have to buy the components, stuff the boards and see if Andrew will program the microcontroller for you or get his code if you have a means of programming one.
I realize this is an old thread, and have just received my new Hottop from Sweet Maria's, but I still have my old, semi-trusty Alpenrost, which I would like to repair and give to another aspiring coffee geek. Just need the schematic for the A81102 board.. If anyone would have a copy, or related link, it would be greatly appreciated.
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