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La Cimbali Junior - Henry Schmidt's Review
Posted: July 17, 2005, 2:26am
review rating: 4.7
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La Cimbali Junior Grinder
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Arrow The La Cimbali Junior has 12 Reviews
Arrow The La Cimbali Junior has been rated 9.42 overall by our member reviewers
Arrow This product has been in our review database since November 8, 2003.
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Ethan Dole 8.33
Gary Henderson 7.50
WHO KNOWS 7.50
Pat Thayer 7.00
Jody Garber 7.00

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Ratings and Stats Overall Rating: 9.8
Manufacturer: La Cimbali Quality: 10
Average Price: $550.00 Usability: 10
Price Paid: $100.00 Cost vs. Value 10
Where Bought: kaffeenetz.de Aesthetics 9
Owned for: 1 week Overall 10
Writer's Expertise: I love coffee Would Buy Again: Yes
Similar Items Owned: tuned tcm grinder
Bottom Line: a grinder, which will last for a long long time
Positive Product Points

- grind quality
- doser
- the look of the grinder

Negative Product Points

- size. i have to cut down the hopper so it fits under my kitchen cabinets
- machine runs always with the same loudness. i canīt figure out, if beans are still left for grind
- integrated tamper is too small. it doesnt fit 58mm baskets

Detailed Commentary

first, please excuse my bad english skills.

the grinder is a rarely used gastro machine. the grinder blades are in good condition. compared to my old grinder, an tuned tchibo/tcm grinder, the grind quality is unbelievable good. very consistent grinds. the cimbali junior grinds very fast. very fine adjustment of the grind size is possible.
i like the industry look of the grinder. Like others said before, it is built like a tank.
replace for broken parts, if ever needes, are in germany availible for low prices.
This is my first review after one week of use. A 3 month follow.up will come.

Buying Experience

i bought it from an forum member of kaffeboard.de, a german community for coffeelovers.

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