Precision Portafilter Basket - Double 16/22 gr - Cimbali/Gaggia
BORDER: Ø 68 mm (B68)
HEIGHT: 26.5 mm (H26.5)
BODY: Ø 60 mm for Ø 58 mm tamper
SHAPE: Cylindrical with Convex Bottom
TAMPER: Accepts a 58 mm tamper base
The shape was created by I.M.S. to obtain the proper ratio between the base and height of the coffee puck in relation to capacity. The filter is cylindrical with a convex bottom to collect the coffee towards the center during percolation. This shape has been designed to exploit the whole coffee puck, which also facilitates drying and expulsion.
I.M.S. perforation is exclusive and patented
PERFORATED AREA: Ø 49 mm
area optimized in relation to the shape of the filter.
NUMBER OF HOLES: 715 Hexagonal spacing (E)
The number and distribution of the perforations are designed to balance the delivery in relation to the height and shape of the filter and perforated area.
HOLE DIAMETER: 0.30 mm
SHAPE OF THE HOLE: CIRCULAR with CONICAL cross section.
COMPETITION PERFORATION: Relaminated and Recalibrated.
TUMBLING: Wet vibrofinishing with ceramic inserts and drying with corncob
PICKLING: Passivation and preparing of the material
ELECTROPOLISHING: smooth surface with unmatched sanitary and non-contaminating qualities is obtained.
- La Cimbali
Product specifications and more details here
The stock basket that came with the Gaggia Classic Pro had limited capacity, and the ground kept sticking in the perforations. This basket really increases the capacity and works great.