ECM Special Edition Classika PID Espresso Machine with Flow Control

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Material: Black FC


  • Black Flow Control expected 6/19
  • Walnut Flow Control expected 6/19


Exclusively designed for Clive, the Special Edition ECM Classika single-boiler espresso machine is the perfect, compact setup for espresso purists who want to perfect their extraction with flow control. New in 2024, all Classikas ship with an updated PID that includes Fast Heat Up Mode.

Walnut includes the walnut flow control paddle only! For the complete walnut setup seen in the pictures, including a wood joystick with chrome, a wood brew lever with chrome, and a wood bottomless portafilter, please select the wood touch points in Customizations.


What you will need

Burr Grinder
Precision Scale (in grams)
Tamping Mat
Frothing Pitcher (for milk drinks)
Soft water (75-150ppm)

30-day love it guarantee

Home espresso is a big investment. We want to make sure that you are 100% in love with your new setup. You have 30 days to return your machine to us without risk. While we can't pay for the shipping on the way back if you change your mind (we absolutely will if there is a problem), we can make the rest of the process as easy as possible.

Shipping & returns

Free shipping on orders over $75. To be eligible for free shipping, the final order amount, after applying any discounts, including rewards points, must exceed $75.

Returns are accepted up to 30 days from the date the order was delivered. Smallware items must be unused. Parts are non-returnable. Open Box, Like New, and Factory Blem items are also non-returnable.

"A beautiful machine that is very well made, simple to use, a pleasure to look at. Highly recommended for those who want refined simplicity when making espresso."
Frank G.

Need to Know

What is it?

The ECM Special Edition Classika PID, built exclusively for Clive, is a single boiler, E61 group head espresso machine with a built-in PID and shot timer that is run on an internal reservoir. This unit includes the LUCCA Flow Control device pre-installed on the group head, providing an easy way to improve your extraction.

Who is it for?

The espresso purist who wants a machine that offers all the amenities they need and nothing more. If you're drinking straight shots or americanos with the occasional cappuccino, the Classika was built for you. With the added LUCCA Flow Control gauge, you'll be able to enhance the quality of your espresso and unlock new flavor profiles.

Why do we carry it?

There is no other machine that combines the classic E61 group head with a single boiler PID design, offering the ability to pull top-notch shots at an affordable price with a machine that doesn't take up your whole kitchen. For straight espresso fans, this machine can be the last word in home espresso.

What's Included

  • Walnut includes walnut flow control paddle, joystick, and brew lever
  • ECM double-spouted portafilter
  • ECM bottomless portafilter
  • Double basket
  • Triple basket
  • Stainless steel tamper
  • Backflush blank
  • Grouphead brush
  • Water test strips
  • 3-year parts and labor warranty provided by Clive Coffee


  • Insulated steam and hot water arm
  • PID-display to regulate the temperature of the coffee boiler
  • PID-display shows the brewing time in seconds
  • Boiler pressure gauge
  • 'No-burn' steam wand
  • Durable stainless steel construction
  • Wood accessory upgrade available
  • Fitted with copper water tubing
  • Boiler: Stainless steel, .75L
  • Reservoir: 3L with low water sensor, BPA Free
  • Drip tray: 36oz

Tech Specs

Height: 15.75 in
Width: 10 in
Depth: 17.75 in
Weight: 41 lbs
Material: Stainless steel
Drip Tray: Stainless steel
Drip Tray Cover: Stainless steel
Drip Tray Capacity: 1 L / 36 oz
Drainable Drip Tray: No
Water Reservoir
Reservoir or Plumbed: Reservoir
Capacity: 3 L / 101 oz
Material: BPA free plastic
Removable: Yes
Low Water Shutoff: Yes
Steam Wand
Material: Stainless steel
No Burn (Insulated): Yes
Wand Movement: Articulating, full rotation
Steam Tip Holes: 2
Optional Steam Tips: Yes
Temperature: Digital temperature control
Brew Temperature Adjustment: Individual degrees (Fahrenheit or Celsius)
Steam Boiler Adjustment: N/A
Display Type: LCD
Display Can Be Disabled: No
Integrated Shot Timer: Yes
Built-In On/Off Timer: No
Display Cleaning Reminder: No
Pre-Infusion: No
Flow Profiling: No
Volumetric Dosing: No
Pressure Gauges: 1, pump pressure
Cup warming tray
Material: Stainless steel
Portafilters & Tampers
Materials: Chrome plate brass, bakelite handle, counter-balance chrome tip
Type: Commercial 58 mm
Portafilters Included: 2, (double spouted and bottomless)
Baskets Included: Double, triple, and backflush disk for cleaning
Tamper Included: Yes (Premium ECM stainless steel tamper)
Group head
Type: E61, lever activated
Maintenance: Urnex Full Circle or Cafiza backflush detergent
Material: Stainless steel
Brew Boiler Size: 0.75 L / 25.36 oz
Steam Boiler Size: N/A
Warm-Up Time: 20 minutes
Steam Speed:
Brew Boiler Power: 1200 W
Steam Boiler Power: N/A
Boilers Automatically Fill: No
Insulated: Yes
Heating Element Access: Yes
Pump Type: Vibratory
Recommended Brew Pressure: 9 bar
Adjustable Brew Pressure: Yes
Clive Warranty: 3 year
Other Details
Recommended Application: Home
Commercial Certifications: No
Plug Type: Standard 15 amp