Fellow Opus Conical Burr Coffee and Espresso Grinder
What's in the Box
- Fellow Opus Conical Burr Coffee and Espresso Grinder
- Grounds catch with Lid
- Espresso Funnel Insert for Catch
- User Manual
Stylishly At Home
By now, it’s safe to say that nearly every coffee enthusiast is familiar with Fellow. Their streamlined, modern aesthetic fits easily in any home brewing environment while looking like it was just plucked from a specialty café. Several years in the making, the Opus falls in-line with this concept, and is Fellow’s answer to the home barista searching for a true, all-in-one grinder. Sitting at a price point of only $195 and boasting numerous high-quality features like anti-static technology, tool-less calibration, and a timed auto stop function, the Fellow Opus is certainly punching well above its weight.
A Look Inside
The Opus utilizes Fellow’s C6-40 Burly Burrs™: a six-blade, 40mm stainless steel, conical burr system as opposed to the flat burrs that were found in its predecessor. When coupled with a high-torque motor that spins at only 350 RPMs, the end result is a grind that highlights the sweetness, body, and complexity of your coffee. Fellow has also integrated their anti-static technology with a direct, drop-down design from the load bin into the design of the Opus, saving precious coffee and time that might otherwise be spent cleaning up pesky, loose grounds. The on/off switch can be pressed once for 30 seconds of grinding, twice for 60 seconds, three times for 90 seconds, or press and hold for two minutes of continuous grinding.
One of the biggest draws to Fellow’s Opus is its ability to grind fine enough for true, 9 bar espresso extractions. However, the Opus doesn’t stop there. On the outside, you’ll see a clear representation of the 41 grind settings that the Opus has to offer, which move the burrs a distance of 50 microns. Removing the hopper gives you access to the micro adjustment ring, allowing for 33 microns of burr movement. Split the difference between the two and you’re left with a 17 micron change per click. This feature makes dialing in those thick, gooey shots much more precise. And when you’ve got a new coffee that calls for a pour-over brewing method or even cold brewing, the Opus can handle that. At its price point, Fellow has delivered a true, multi-purpose grinder for the budding home barista.
Lid made for weighing single dose coffee
110g hopper capacity
Conical burrs highlight body & sweetness
|Burr Size | Shape||40mm | Conical|
|Motor Speed:||350 RPM|
|Materials:||High-Quality ABS/PC/PP Plastics, C6-40 Burly Burrs™ Stainless Steel Conical Burrs™|
|Dimensions:||8.3"(L) x 5"(W) x 10.6"(H)|
|Warranty:||2 Years/3 Years with Registration|
|Ode Brew Grinder (Gen 1)||Ode Brew Grinder (Gen 2)||Opus Conical Burr Grinder|
|Great For||General drip coffee usage from pour-over to full immersion||Increasing extraction from light roast pour-overs & general drip coffee usage||Espresso to cold brew|
|Flavor Profile||High clarity & high acidity||Extreme clarity & flavor separation||High body, high sweetness, medium clarity|
|Grind Range||550 microns & up||250-300 microns & up||200 microns & up|
|Grind Settings||31||31||41 + micro-adjustments|
|Burrs||Ode Standard Brew Burrs: 64mm stainless steel, flat, uncoated||Ode Gen 2 Brew Burrs: 64mm stainless steel, flat, uncoated, two-stage grinding geometry, designed in-house||C6-40 Burly Burrs™: 40mm stainless steel, 6 blade, uncoated conical burrs|
|External Burr Compatibility||✓||✓||No. Burrs can be upgraded in the future.|
|Burr Speed||1,400 RPM||1,400 RPM||350 RPM|
|Hopper/Catch Capacity||80 grams||100 grams||100/110 grams|
|Catch Cup||Pour Fins||Pour Fins||Pour Spout|
|Colors||Matte Black, Matte White||Matte Black, Matte White||Matte Black, Matte White coming later in 2023|
|Warranty||2 year standard / 3 year with registration||2 year standard / 3 year with registration||2 year standard / 3 year with registration|
|Price||Starting at $299||Starting at $345||Starting at $195|
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