The machine has been well looked after and is in fully working condition. Regularly descaled and back flushed. It has a couple of very small marks and a bit paint is blistering under the drip tray as you can see in the photos.
Also, one of the 4 screws that holds the stainless steel cup warming tray in place is loose (just being honest re condition). This does not affect the use of the machine and is probably easily fixed.
Fitted with IMS shower screen and new silicon group head gasket. This is an excellent machine for small cafe use or for the budding home barista. This retro Italian espresso machine is easy to use and makes a decent cup of coffee.
Supplied with 2 porta filters, VST baskets and a spring loaded tamper. Everything you can see in the photos.The machine is built like a tank, fully serviceable and will last a lifetime. It has only been used for 2-3 coffees a day. Please see full manufactures details / specification below. The Gaggia TS is a commercial grade espresso machine that is designed for small restaurants, hotels, offices and home users who want an espresso machine that has robust features and will last a long time. With an internal water tank and no direct connect water line needed, the Gaggia TS requires no special installation. The Gaggia TS is a versatile machine that produces brewed coffee with pods or ground coffee. It even has the Steam Tea capability that allows tea to be brewed in as little as 20 seconds. A heat exchanger on the machine adds to the versatility allowing users to brew coffee and steam at the same time. Copper Boiler and 1500-Watt Heating Element. The large, 2.3 liter capacity copper boiler is ideal for substantial output and has quick heat up and recovery times. With a unique horizontal mount design, the heating element in the boiler is kept better submerged with water when in use, adding to the longevity of the component.
The 1500-watt heating element is powerful enough to provide great performance while maintaining temperature stability. To protect you and your investment, the machine has a pressure release valve that takes pressure off of the boiler if it exceeds a safe limit. A commercial grade, precisely engineered heat exchanger on the Gaggia TS is one of the best features of the machine. It helps provide temperature stability and allows users to brew espresso and steam/froth milk at the same time. This eliminates the inconvenience of wait time that is typical with single boiler machines that dont have heat exchangers.
Chrome Plated Brass Brew Group. A commercial grade, chrome plated brass brew group provides exceptional temperature consistency and long term durability. As an added benefit, the brew group uses an electronic heating technology and is thermostat controlled for additional temperature stability required to produce the best espresso possible. Rapid Steam System and Commercial Grade Steam Wand. Produce amazing milk based drinks with the four-holed steam wand that is designed to evenly distribute steam throughout the milk for outstanding microfoam texture and consistency.For steam angle flexibility and ease of use, the steam wand is swivel mounted. A front mounted knob controls steam output. The machine produces very powerful dry steam pressure, allowing users to steam a liter of milk in as little as 40 seconds with the turbo steam nozzle. This kind of timing is hard to beat with competing machines.
To keep milk from being sucked through the steam wand and into the boiler, the Gaggia TS has an anti-suction valve connected to the steam wand. You wont have to worry as much about your steam wand getting clogged or about your boiler being tainted with milk that could soon spoil. The Gaggia TS has an easily removable internal water reservoir for easy refill and cleaning. Water level in the reservoir is monitored by a sensor that turns on an indicator light when the reservoir needs to be refilled. The body of the Gaggia TS is made with high quality, heavy duty stainless steel the provides durability and easy maintenance.
The front panel and the drip tray are beautifully polished, while the remainder of the body has a powder coated finish. To provide easy spill clean up, the machine is built with a raised design it has four stainless steel legs that provides enough space under the machine to allow you to clean under it. The Gaggia TS comes with an easy to use, swivel mounted hot water dispenser that makes it ideal for the production of tea, hot chocolate, Americanos and more. Dispenser is controlled by a knob that allows you to set the desired water flow. Keep your cups warm with the built in machine top cup warmer.
The stainless steel rack can also serve a dual purpose for cup storage. Maintenance and cleaning is easy with the durable construction material. To provide enhanced flavor and aroma to extracted espresso, the Gaggia TS has pre-infusion technology that wets the coffee immediately before applying pressure to it.Easily monitor the machines boiler pressure with a gauge mounted on the front of the machine. With 13 bars of pressure, the volumetric motor pump on the Gaggia TS provides more than enough pressure for proper espresso extraction.
The front panel has a series of switch and knob style controls that provide a classy look and feel as well as make machine operation easy. To dry the coffee puck and prevent dripping post extraction, a commercial grade, three way solenoid valve removes pressure from the coffee grounds and sucks excess water out and into the drip tray. Optional Steam Tips Or Wands. One Boiler for the Brew and Steam.
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Brew Temp (F) (8 Oz Shot In Paper Cup). Time To Produce Steam (Seconds). Time To Steam 8 Oz Milk (Seconds). Hot Water Temp 8 Oz (F). Hot Water Time 8 Oz (Seconds).Hot Water Recovery Time (Seconds). Sound Level - Brewing (Db). The item "Gaggia TS Single Group Commercial Espresso Machine" is in sale since Saturday, October 30, 2021. This item is in the category "Home, Furniture & DIY\Appliances\Coffee, Tea & Espresso Makers\Espresso & Cappuccino Machines".
The seller is "jinnyman66" and is located in London. This item can't be shipped, the buyer must pick up the item.