benpiff Senior Member Joined: 5 Feb 2010 Posts: 376 Location: Portland, OR Expertise: I live coffee
Espresso: Vetrano2b,VetranoHX, Grinder: K10Fresh,LSM FK,T80Doserless Vac Pot: VFA Expres One Group E61 Drip: Grimac Mini Roaster: Sonofresco ADR
Posted Sun Jan 12, 2014, 12:10pm Subject: Sonofresco ADR, help with profiling
I just had my Sonofresco roaster refurbished and upgraded with the new ADR (I only became interested in purchasing this roaster after hearing about the ADR at Coffeefest), is anyone else using one? I moved up to this after many years of being happy with a Behmor, and I'd like to really start my journey towards learning with this tool. Is there anyone experienced in fluid bed roasting that can take me under their wing and offer me some feedback as I move forward? I drink exclusively espresso at home, but I have a lot of neighbors who are interested in purchasing medium to dark roasts and decafs for drip coffee. I've been making my own profiles for espresso blends, decafs, and African coffees, but maybe it would be more effective to hear how others would specifically change this default profile (link below) for different beans? Email is usually checked more regularly than the forum, so let me know if you'd be open to communicating that way. I've also filmed some videos of the roaster in action, if anyone is interested.
Posted Sun Jan 12, 2014, 4:00pm Subject: Re: Sonofresco ADR, help with profiling
Hi Ben, I've recently been asking for info on the ADR Sono on several forums. The most info I got about this roaster and ADR upgrade was over at GCBC. They have quite a few users of the sono and would fair better asking this question there. Hope you have better luck than I did.
Symbols: = New Posts since your last visit = No New Posts since last visit = Newest post
Forum Rules: No profanity, illegal acts or personal attacks will be tolerated in these discussion boards. No commercial posting of any nature will be tolerated; only private sales by private individuals, in the "Buy and Sell" forum. No SEO style postings will be tolerated. SEO related posts will result in immediate ban from CoffeeGeek. No cross posting allowed - do not post your topic to more than one forum, nor repost a topic to the same forum. Who Can Read The Forum? Anyone can read posts in these discussion boards. Who Can Post New Topics? Any registered CoffeeGeek member can post new topics. Who Can Post Replies? Any registered CoffeeGeek member can post replies. Can Photos be posted? Anyone can post photos in their new topics or replies. Who can change or delete posts? Any CoffeeGeek member can edit their own posts. Only moderators can delete posts. Probationary Period: If you are a new signup for CoffeeGeek, you cannot promote, endorse, criticise or otherwise post an unsolicited endorsement for any company, product or service in your first five postings.