Curtis Hot Water Tower
With its size and unique features, the Curtis Hot Water Tower is arguably the best hot water tower on the market for a shop looking for temperature control and volume (4.6 gallons per hour using 120V). The Curtis features a large LED digital temperature control that both displays the water temperature as well as allows you to program the temperature from 140 to 210 degrees. The hot water dispenser also features a 5 gallon capacity and an agitator that provides aeration.
- Water filter assemblies and cartridges available (see options above).
- CSC10 with Head or Cartridge Only - Chlorine and Sediment Removal, Scale Prevention/DCS (1.65 GPM Flow Rate, 10,000 Gallon Rated Life)
- CSC15 with Head or Cartridge Only - Chlorine and Sediment Removal, Scale Prevention/DCS (1.65 GPM Flow Rate, 10,000 Gallon Rated Life)
|Manufacturer:||Wilbur Curtis Company|
|Machine Type:||Hot Water Tower|
|Tank Capacity:||5 Gallons|
|Volume (120VAC):||4.6 gal/hr|
|Volume (220VAC):||15.5 gal/hr|
|Electrical (120/220VAC):||110/220VAC - 60 Hz - 1500/5000 Watts - 12.5/22.7Amps|
|Electrical (200VAC 3 Phase):||200VAC - 3W/4W+G - 5000 Watts - 22.7 Amps|
|Water Inlet:||1/4" Flare|
|Dimensions:||9.25" W x 16.625" D x 24.5" H|
$15.00The Prima Coffee t-shirt exudes coolness and style, and is a prerequisite for genuine hipster status. You are sure to gain instant coffee street cred when sporting one of these fine shirts, which are more epic than Three Wolf Moon. Whether you are in need of an extra layer of clothing for the harsh winter, looking for an extra boost in self-confidence, or if you just want to attract the attention of your favorite barista, this shirt is exactly what you are looking for. Coming in sizes S-XL and in four colors (Black, Chocolate Brown, Fatigue Green, and Navy Blue), this shirt is sure to satisfy your fashion needs, and is likely to bring you all sorts of friendships you never could have imagined.
$81.98It can be difficult in the world of specialty coffee to find a brewer that not only looks fantastic but also produces a fantastic product. Eva Solo has done an exceptional job of combining both elements into the Cafe Solo. The Solo seems a little strange upon first glance for the very reason that it may be the first coffee brewer of its kind: one that is clothed. The designers at Eva Solo had the ingenious idea of using the same material that keeps divers warm (neoprene) and wrapping it around the glass carafe... thus keeping the coffee hot during the 4 minute brewing period.
Not only are its looks something to take seriously, but the Solo's coffee is not to be underestimated. Because of its use of "total immersion" brewing (similar to that of a french press), the grounds are evenly and completely submersed in water. This provides extraction that is difficult to achieve by other methods of brewing. It is advisable, however, that once the 4 minutes of extraction is complete, the coffee should be immediately served or transferred into a thermal pot (we recommend one of the Zojirushi carafes). This will prevent over-extraction from taking place which results in a bitter tasting coffee.
The Cafe Solo is unquestionably a unique and exceptional specialty coffee manual brewer. Because of its simple usability and superior design, the Cafe Solo is a force to be reckoned with in the specialty coffee world.
$2,865.00When it comes to serving freshly brewed coffee in a commercial setting, one key dilemma has continually arisen. How can a commercial, high volume coffee shop make quick, fresh coffee without sacrificing quality? The solution has been either (1) to slightly sacrifice quality by making a large amount of drip coffee every hour or so, or (2) to preserve quality but to slow down production and possibly lose a potential profit with single-cup brewing (V60, Chemex, French Press, etc.). The brewing process that the Bunn Trifecta is built upon could be the answer to this significant dilemma.
The Trifecta has been anxiously awaited by the coffee community since Starbucks bought the rights to the Clover brewing system and took it off the market. At a fraction of the price of the Clover, the Trifecta could be the next-generation coffee system. The process is incredibly simple and efficient without sacrificing quality. It can be compared to a Syphon Brewer in its use of total immersion, constant temperature, and agitation of the grounds.
First, the hot water completely saturates the freshly ground beans resulting in a French Press like immersion. This takes advantage of the total extraction of beans that can only take place in full immersion brewing systems.
Second, Air is injected into the pressurized chamber which agitates the grounds. This further enhances extraction by exciting the grounds and water as they interact with each other.
Third, at just the right time (before over-extraction can take place), the pressurized air presses the coffee through a metal filter into the waiting cup. Similar to the Aeropress, this added pressure further enhances the extraction process and ensures a full-bodied flavor in the coffee. To read a full, hands-on review of the Bunn Trifecta by our coffee team, click here: Bunn Trifecta First Impression.