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Bumper Tamper - Vincent Sapone's Review
Posted: April 24, 2007, 12:26pm
review rating: 7.3
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Arrow The Bumper Tamper has 3 Reviews
Arrow The Bumper Tamper has been rated 8.47 overall by our member reviewers
Arrow This product has been in our review database since December 12, 2006.
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D Babich 9.00
Vincent Sapone 7.25
Chris Clark 5.00

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Ratings and Stats Overall Rating: 8.0
Product Reviewed: ball handle bumper tamper
Manufacturer: Bumper Products Quality: 8
Average Price: $60.00 Usability: 8
Price Paid: $40.00 Cost vs. Value 8
Where Bought: EPNW Aesthetics 7
Owned for: 6 months Overall 9
Writer's Expertise: I live coffee Would Buy Again: Yes
Similar Items Owned: Reg Barber
Bottom Line: Ball-Handle Bumper is Great
Positive Product Points

Heavy and thick piston with a comfortable handle. Heavy duty and high quality

Negative Product Points

Can't think of any...honestly

Detailed Commentary

After using a Reg Barber with the short, stubby handle for over a year now I thought it would be cool to try a new tamper. I thought that for the price and style the Bumper would be my favorite...and it has become that. It's heavier and the piston is thicker than the previous tampers I've used. I like the feel of the handle. It looks and feels high quality. I love it. It comes with a small, rubber pad that covers the bottom and sides of the piston when not in use. It's kind of like a docking bay for the tamper. I'm not sure if the intent is to protect the surface you keep the tamper on or protect the piston surface from scratches, whatever the purpose is, it's a great little extra. I look forward to trying other products from Bumper now.

Buying Experience

espressoparts.com is always awesome.

Three Month Followup

I love this tamper. Still my favorite.

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