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Ditting K804 Lab Commercial Coffee Grinder

$2,795.00
SKU:
kr804-lab-ditti-sp
  • Ditting K804 Lab front view
  • Ditting K804 Lab angled view
  • Ditting K804 Lab side view
  • Ditting K804 Lab back view
  • Ditting K804 Lab side view 2
  • Ditting K804 Lab angled view 2

Description

  • What's in the Box

  • Ditting K804 Lab Grinder and Hopper
  • Grounds Tray
  • Metal Grounds Cup
  • Manual
Ditting K804 Lab next to a Voga Ground Control
Ditting K804 Lab grinding for batch brewing

The Ditting Flagship

A variation of the standard KR804 grinder, the Ditting K804 Lab is optimized for low retention, single-dose pour-over, espresso, and bag grinding. This model excludes the vibrator plate found with the KR804 and instead includes a foldable platform for cups or bowls, an especially useful feature for cupping labs. The K804 Lab is also equipped with an extended range gear, offering a grind size range of approximately 100 microns to 1,200 microns (versus the range of 100 to 900 microns with the KR804). This extended range gear allows the 804 Lab to grind coarser without sacrificing the Turkish range.

Pouring coffee beans into a Ditting K804 Lab

For Any Application

The K804 Lab can easily handle the workload of any specialty coffee application, from cupping labs and roasteries to cafés, for single-dosing pour overs and espresso to grinding into baskets for batch brewing. The K804 Lab’s 80mm tool steel burrs (rated for 15,000 lbs.) are celebrated for producing cups of balance, clarity, and sweetness, and offer a discernible improvement in quality compared to most other grinders on the market. A 500-watt motor operating at 1650 RPM makes it possible for the K804 Lab grind an impressive 2lbs per minute at 800 microns, and up to about 30 pounds per day, enough for most cafés and more than enough for labs or cupping rooms.

Ditting K804 Lab view from the side

A Perfect Fit

Though robust (weighing in at about 50 pounds) due to its premium metal components, the K804 Lab features an amazingly compact figure—roughly 19 inches in height (including the built-in hopper), 8 inches in width, and 10.25 inches deep. These dimensions paired with its clean lines make the K804 Lab the perfect fit in nearly every application, from crowded mobile cafés to gear-packed coffee bars and even roomy cupping tables.

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    80mm Flat Burrs

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    Stepless Grind Adjustment

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    Grind Quality

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    Versatile

More Features

Turkish to Cold Brew

Adjustable Tray

Spring-Loaded Chute Knocker

Minimal Retention

Extended Range Gear

Specifications

Burr Material: Tool Steel
Burr Size: 80mm
Burr Life: 15,000 lbs.
Average Grind Speed: 2lbs per minute at 800 microns (setting 8)
Hopper Capacity: 500g
RPM: 1650
Motor: 500 W / 0.65 hp
Dimensions: 7.87 in. (W) × 18.89 in. (H) × 10.23 in. (D)
Weight: 48 lbs.

Ditting Grinder Comparison Chart

Model: KR804 Standard KR804 Modified K804 Lab KR1203 KR1403 KFA1403 KF1800
Application: Retail bag grinding, up to 30lbs per day Retail bag grinding and single dosing, up to 30lbs per day Single dosing for cupping, pour over or espresso, up to 30lbs per day. Retail bag grinding, up to 60lbs per day Retail bag grinding, up to 100lbs per day Roasting areas, up to 100lbs per day. Industrial scale grinding, 100lbs+ per day
Hardware: Vibrating plate Non-vibrating plate Folding platform, metal grounds catch Vibrating plate Vibrating plate Extended chute, slide gate Extended chute, slide gate
Grind Size Range: 170µm-1,300µm 170µm-1,300µm 100µm-1,200µm 300µm-900µm 200µm-1,100µm 200µm-1,100µm 180µm-1,400µm
Output (lbs/min/800µm): 2 2 2 5 8 8 12
Burr Lifespan (lbs): 15,000 15,000 15,000 25,000 35,000 35,000 100,000
Hopper Capacity (lbs): 1.1 1.1 1.1 2.4 2.4 22 66
Duty Cylcle: 45 Sec On/180 Sec Off 45 Sec On/180 Sec Off 45 Sec On/180 Sec Off Continuous run Continuous run Continuous run Continuous run
Volts: 120v, 60hz, Single Phase 120v, 60hz, Single Phase 120v, 60hz, Single Phase 120v, 60hz, Single Phase 220v, 60hz, Three Phase 220v, 60hz, Three Phase 220v, 60hz, Three Phase
Amps: 6 6 6 13 10 10 19.5
Dimensions WxHxD (inches): 9.5 x 13 x 25 9.5 x 13 x 25 9.5 x 13 x 25 12.5 x 16 x 34 12.5 x 16 x 34 13.5 x 16 x 37 20 x 20 x 65

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