Videos | Ask the Experts | How do I Select a Tamper for my Portafilter?
In the market for a new tamper but not sure where to start? In this video, Gail talks to us about considerations in choosing tamper size. Don't let the millimeters fool you, size isn't everything! An espresso machine's portafilter may have tapered sides or ridges that make selecting a new tamper tricky. Watch a hands-on demonstration fitting Rattleware tampers to different espresso machine portafilters.
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