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Baratza Maestro Plus - Ly Foley's Review
Posted: June 21, 2009, 2:34pm
review rating: 1.5
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Baratza Maestro Plus
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Arrow The Baratza Maestro Plus has 55 Reviews
Arrow The Baratza Maestro Plus has been rated 7.12 overall by our member reviewers
Arrow This product has been in our review database since November 5, 2003.
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These are some of the best-written reviews for this product, as judged by our members.
Name Ranking
Don Cummings 8.66
Tim Eggers 8.27
Gary Miller 8.25
Stephen Leslie 8.16
Peter Hogarth 7.75

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Ratings and Stats Overall Rating: 5.0
Manufacturer: Baratza Quality: 3
Average Price: $149.00 Usability: 6
Price Paid: $150.00 Cost vs. Value 4
Where Bought: online Aesthetics 8
Owned for: 6 months Overall 4
Writer's Expertise: Just starting Would Buy Again: No
Similar Items Owned: rancilio rocky
Bottom Line: The trouble I had with them "forced" me to buy a Rocky
Positive Product Points

Conical burrs
Small size
Weighted base

Negative Product Points

never lasted more than a couple of weeks

Detailed Commentary

With the first one, I made 1 bodum pot and 1 espresso before the burrs stopped working even if you could hear the motor running.

The second one lasted 2 weeks before the motor stopped working. We are 2 coffee drinkers  so about 30 double shots.

Both times I was using coffee they had given me.

The last one I received was posted for sale here as soon as I received it.

To be honest I should say each time I sent it back they return a new one. I had to put a bit of pressure on the store but they ended up sending a new one.

Buying Experience

I won't be buying from them again.

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