Tip: If you are looking for a serviced Classic, don't look at any other parts but the boiler to decide if it's been serviced properly or not. Galvanic-corrosion between the aluminium boiler and the brass grouphead causes pitting at the bottom mating surface of the boiler. This requires a lot of elbow grease to get rid of (taking off 0.5-1.0mm of the bottom of the boiler). Not many Gaggia technician does the extra mile to provide you with a fully refurbished boiler to prevent any leakage in the upcoming years.Pre-Phillips Italian made Gaggia Classic with BoostBox. LED Light above the water reservoir. This listing is for a 2011 fully refurbished brushed stainless steel GAGGIA Classic, with the adjustable OPV and all the bells and whistles available at the time of listing. This machine is in good used aesthetic condition apart from the badly scratched top plate, this could be polished out as it is stainless steel. Note, the marks on the sides and front face will be vanished out throughout the refurbishment. This machine is awaiting for the refurbishment, so it could be customized to your needs PID backlit colour, LED light colour, shot timer backlit colour, steam wand... It will NOT only be serviced, but will go through a complete overhaul including but not limited to: - Boiler mating surface re-machining. Steam valve re-machining (serviceable steam valve). Tear down & clean and testing of all parts including the pump, OPV, solenoid switch, group head, steam wand. Re-assembled with stainless steel bolts, with food grade anti-seizing paste, food grade high quality silicone o rings (lubricated with food grade silicone grease), CAFELAT silicone group head seal, a lot of care, some OCD and a ton of perfectionism.
The BoostBox gives you extra features like. Outstanding temperature stability even during a shot with the intrashot temp surfing feature.Low pressure preinfusion & flow profiling with the dimmer and clear, no-flutter indication of the pressure on the puck. Extremely powerful steam power thanks to the Steam boost feature. Automatic shot timer to ease tracking the results of changes you made to the puck prep, during the pursuit of perfect espresso. LED light above the water reservoir (switchable) for good insight on the water level in the reservoir. Active, thermostat controlled cooling, protecting your PID from overheating. Highest safety measures on the market (matching factory standards). Please feel free to get in touch with any questions. This item is in the category "Home, Furniture & DIY\Appliances\Coffee, Tea & Espresso Makers\Espresso & Cappuccino Machines". The seller is "gaggia-boostbox" and is located in this country: GB. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom.