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Salton Grinders - All - John Gilchrist's Review
Posted: August 23, 2003, 8:12pm
review rating: 8.0
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Salton Grinders - All
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Arrow The Salton Grinders - All has 4 Reviews
Arrow The Salton Grinders - All has been rated 3.65 overall by our member reviewers
Arrow This product has been in our review database since November 30, 2001.
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Name Ranking
John Gilchrist 8.00
George Swanson 6.50
David Marley 5.00
Peter R 4.00

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Ratings and Stats Overall Rating: 3.8
Manufacturer: Salton Quality: 5
Average Price: Varies Usability: 4
Price Paid: $30.00 Cost vs. Value 5
Where Bought: Wal-Mart Aesthetics 1
Owned for: 1 year Overall 4
Writer's Expertise: I live coffee Would Buy Again: No
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Bottom Line: It pays to pay more!
Positive Product Points

$30.00!
It does grind the coffee beans.

Negative Product Points

Lots of static.
Difficult to adjust grind.
Always have to shake to feed beans.
Inconsistant grind.
Impossible to clean.

Detailed Commentary

Lets just say that I have only used my Salton 3-4 times in the year that I have owned it.  For thirty bucks it's an okay deal, but I would suggest paying thirty dollars more and getting something better like a Capresso 551 Burr. I bought the grinder at an early period in my life, when I was just getting interested in home brewing. I thought, like many beginners do, that all grinders are the same.  Boy was I Wrong!!! The positive  and negative product points in the above should provide a good idea about the experince I have had with the Salton grinder.

Buying Experience

Bought it at Wal-Mart when I had no experience or clue about grinding.

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