This item is permanently discontinued and replaced with New Baratza Virtuoso+ (Plus).
Information herein for reference only.
Baratza Virtuoso Coffee Grinder - High End Conical Burrs Coffee Grinder.
The Virtuoso is the first in a series of new grinders that boasts all-new upgraded components with higher performance and sleeker style and now with new heavy duty precise conical burrs. High output 480 watts gear-reduction motor and anti-static mechanism are only few features added to this grinder. Baratza goal is to redefine the standards for home grinders and the Virtuoso grinder represent all of that.
With the Virtuoso coffee grinder, it's now easier than ever to grind coffee beans for great fresh coffee at home or in the office.
Features & Benefits:
With the Virtuoso grinder you can grind either with the adjustable self timer located conveniently on the side of the grinder or simply by pushing the mounted micro switch button located in the front of the coffee grinder.
Grind directly into the portafilter handle, fit up to commercial sized 58 mm handle, or use the ground coffee bin that can contain about 180-200 grams of ground coffee if you ground for french press coffee for example.
Maximum flexibility - The Virtuoso grinder includes 40 Grind setting to choose from. The numbers for setting are located on the grinder scale. (Setting: 1-14 for espresso, 16-32 for filter or drip coffee and 36-40 for press coffee).
The grinder has German made 40mm conical burrs known for its exceptional consistent grinds from very fine to very coarse. The Virtuoso grinder has new heavy duty burr housing, easy to clean and more tolerative for different kind of grind levels.
Innovative calibration in latest edition of the Virtuoso grinder - excellent feature, usually comes only in commercial grinders. The innovative burr calibration system ensure that each grinder has the full range of grind and the grinder will grind fine enough for espresso and coarse enough for french press.
Low static generation & noise - The Virtuoso grinder uses a combination of gear and electronic speed reducers to slow the spinning of the burr to 450 RPM along with new anti-static technology. This slow speed reduces heat, noise, and static generation in the grinder and ensures that the beans feed smoothly into the burrs.
The powerful 5.0 amp Grinder Motor - High efficiency DC motor turns slowly resulting in cool, quiet operation and permits long grinding duty-cycles. The circuitry is equipped with an automatically resetting, thermal cut-off switch for superior protection.
The grinder has powerful motor with low rpm control turns slowly resulting in cool, quiet operation with no burnt of coffee grounds. The circuitry is equipped with an automatically reset sensor, thermal cut-off switch.
Both the grinder burrs and the coffee bean hoper are easy to clean & remove. This feature is very unique as it is not as common in other similar coffee grinders.
Warranty: One year by Baratza LLC direct .
Dimensions: 12.5 X 35.5 X 15.2 cm. Weight: 3.8 kgs.
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