Astoria Divina 1 Group Automatic Espresso Machine
The Astoria Divina is a single group head machine built to perform in a commercial environment. Astoria doesn't skimp on quality with the Divina including two high-end features that are rare on a commercial machine at this price point. The Divina features a thermocompensated group head as well as pre-infusion. These features help the barista pull evenly extracted shots at stable brewing temperatures. The Divina is a single group machine built for a low-volume cafe or coffee shop focused on quality.
The Divina features an 6.6 Liter Boiler that employs a Heat Exchanger. This allows the barista to brew coffee and steam milk at the same time. The use of a Heat Exchanger also allows Astoria to go with a smaller footprint on the Divina (20"x21."x22.5"), helping free up valuable counter space.
Thermocompensated Group Head with Preinfusion Technology
The Divina helps ensure that your espresso is extracting at a stable temperature with it's thermocompensated group head. The Divina also features pre-infusion technology which softly exposes the coffee puck to low-pressure water before extracting at full pressure. This helps ensure less channeling and provides a more even extraction.
- Volumetric Dosing (Four Programmable buttons) as well as two semi-automatic shot buttons.
- Multidirectional stainless steel steam wand with anti-burning sleeve
- Two position switch to power the heating element, after the filling of the boiler
- Built-in adjustable rotary vane pump driven by a water cooled, low-noise electric motor
- Maximum production capability: 240 espresso servings per hour
- Transparent glass to see water-level.
- Hot water valve with stainless steel screened spout
- Frame construction: Electroplated steel assembled without welding. Outer body: baked enamel steel with painted ABS side panels.
|Model:||Divina SAE 1|
|Basket Size:||58 mm|
|Boiler:||6.6 L Heat Exchanger|
|Group Head to Drain Tray:||5.75 inches|
|Electrical:||110V single phase 60 HZ / 2330 Watts / 19.4 Amps (Plug not supplied)|
|Dimensions:||20" W x 21" D x 22.5" H|
|Color:||Black with Gold Trim (Options: Red, Sky Blue, Venetian Ros)|
|Warranty:||One Year Parts and 90 Days Service|
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