Joe Frex Iron Age Tamper.
IMPORTANT : THIS TAMPER HAS A 58MM BASE – PLEASE MAKE SURE IT WILL FIT YOUR MACHINE BEFORE PURCHASE.
The ultimate tamping experience! This elegant black handle of anodized
aluminum, turned and polished to luxurious perfection, conveys at first
sight that an exceptional product of innovative proportions has been
Precision, style and smooth handling generate an enhanced sense of unity and harmony.
This tamper handle comes with an option of the following tamper bases :
- flat base
- convex base
- knock flat base
- knock convex base
What is a “knock” base ? – The “knock” bases feature a black silicone ring which enables you to gently tap it against the side of the portafilter to shake the coffee grounds trapped on the sides of the filter basket back into the basket after your first tamp. This enables a second tamp to tamp all the coffee grounds uniformly.
This “knock” ring will ensure that your portafilter and tamper will remain undamaged.
Material: Solid Aluminum, black anodized
Espresso tamper are probably the most important accessories for the successful preparation of an outstanding espresso and cappuccino.
In order for the portafilter to develop sufficient pressure and to prevent the water from penetrating too quickly, the coffee grounds need to be properly compressed with a coffee tamper.
All our models are hand-crafted, and the handles were ergonomically designed to ensure perfect grip and easy manual control.