The Espresso Machine Restoration site
A non-commercial site for those interested in espresso equipment repair and restoration.
From the workbench 1
Projects undertaken
The P1 project - aka building
a machine from scratch
La Marzocco Linea 1 Group AV
2001 model
La Marzocco Linea 1 Group
Nuova Simonelli Mac Cup V
La Marzocco GS2 3 Group
La Marzocco Linea 2 Group AV
1999 model
Astoria Sibilla custom order
LM 1G AV Linea, end 2002

Incl. new PID upgrade.
Macap Grinder conversion to
"stepless" adjustment
A few top tips - removing
stuck heating elements
La Marzocco Linea 2 Group

A salvage from a restaurant

A total disaster!
La Marzocco 2 Group FB70
La Marzocco GS 1 Group!
Paddle/Manual group
La Marzocco GS2 Solenoid

aka "Goldfinger"
La Marzocco SMAL
On the workbench now
La Marzocco GS 3 Group!
Paddle/Manual group
Ultra rare 4G EE Linea with a
brass body.
La Marzocco SMAL 2 Group
Faema E61 & Faema Lambro
This website is created by Paul Pratt, Hong Kong 2004. If you would like to use any of the images or text I am
sure I will say yes, but please ask first!  

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GB/5 & FB80 steam valve