ECM Synchronika Espresso Machine - Anthracite

Synchronika Espresso Machine - Anthracite

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The ECM Synchronika is a German designed and built dual boiler espresso machine that combines rational, modern design with subtle race car inspired elements, while boasting a number of technical improvements. This version features the new powder-coated housing in Anthracite but it also comes in polished stainless steel or with custom wood panels!

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    What is it?

    The ECM Synchronika is a German designed and built dual boiler, rotary pump, E61 espresso machine with a built-in PID and shot timer that can be direct plumbed or run on its built-in reservoir. The version here features the powder-coated housing in Anthracite but it also comes in polished stainless steel or with custom wood panels!

    Who is it for?

    The home espresso fanatic who wants a machine that combines a premium experience and unrivaled build quality in a machine that makes serving a dinner party just as enjoyable as your daily espresso.

    Why do we carry it?

    From the steam joystick to ECM's hefty portafilters to the satisfying chrome brew lever you get a ritualized mechanical espresso experience that won't wear out. Not only that but with its clean internals, this espresso machine gets our tech team's blue ribbon. With a capable espresso grinder alongside the ECM Synchronika, you'll be able to pull shots that rival those of your favorite coffee shop. Whether you love traditional Italian-style espresso or the more subtle and nuanced specialty style, this espresso machine has the flexibility and consistency to excel, and the longevity to make it a worthy investment. With it's the new 2018 PID and steam boiler upgrades, this machine is also capable of producing 2 bar steam pressure. This makes for commercial speed and quality, even when steaming large quantities of milk.

    Still undecided? Make sure to watch our overview video if you haven't already. 

    What's Included

    • ECM single spouted portafilter
    • ECM double spouted portafilter
    • ECM stainless steel tamper
    • Single basket
    • Double basket
    • Braided plumb-in line
    • Drip tray cup riser
    • Drip tray drain attachment
    • Grouphead brush
    • Backflush blank
    • Water test strip
    • Home Barista Starter Kit (courtesy of Clive)
    • 3-year parts and labor warranty provided by Clive Coffee


    • New for May 2018 forward: Updated PID and steam boiler offer 2 bar steam pressure
    • Manufactured in Italy and Germany
    • PID-display: individual adjustment of the temperature in both boilers, an optional display to remind you of the group cleaning, integrated shot timer
    • 'No-burn', stainless steel steam and hot water arms
    • Pump pressure gauge
    • Steam pressure gauge
    • Joystick steam and hot water valves
    • Brew boiler: Stainless steel, .75L
    • Steam boiler: Stainless steel, 2L
    • Reservoir: 3L with low water sensor, BPA Free
    • Drip tray: 42oz

    Technical Details

    Height: 16.53 in
    Width: 13.2 in
    Depth: 18.7 in
    Weight: 78.25 lbs
    Material: Stainless steel
    Drip Tray: Stainless steel
    Drip Tray Cover: Stainless steel
    Drip Tray Capacity: 42 oz
    Drainable Drip Tray: Yes
    Water reservoir
    Reservoir or Plumbed: Both
    Capacity: 3 L / 101 fl 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: PID, Gicar brand
    Brew Temperature Adjustment: Individual degree
    Steam Boiler Adjustment: Individual degree, control max steam power
    Display Type: LCD, Fahrenheit or Celsius
    Display Can Be Disabled: Yes
    Integrated shot timer: Yes
    Built-In On/Off Timer: No
    Display Cleaning Reminder: Yes, optional and programmable
    Pre-Infusion: Yes, and can be extended when plumbed in
    Flow Profiling: No
    Volumetric Dosing: No
    Pressure Gauges: 2, pump pressure and steam boiler pressure
    Cup Warming Tray
    Material: Stainless steel
    Portafilters & Tampers
    Materials: Chrome plated brass body, bakelite handle, counter-balanced chrome tip
    Type: Commercial 58 mm
    Portafilters Included: 2
    Baskets Included: Single, double, and backflush disk for cleaning
    Tamper Included: Upgraded ECM stainless steel tamper included
    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: 1.8 L / 60.86 oz
    Steam Speed: 6 oz of milk in 15 seconds (12 with 4-hole steam tip)
    Brew Boiler Power: 1200 W
    Steam Boiler Power: 1400 W
    Boilers Automatically Fill: Yes
    Insulated: Yes, velcro wrap
    Heating Element Access: Accessible from bottom
    Pump Type: Rotary vane, Fluid-o-Tech brand
    Recommended Brew Pressure: 9 bar
    Adjustable Brew Pressure: Yes
    Clive Warranty: 3 year
    Other Details
    Recommended Application: Home or office
    Commercial Certifications: N/A
    Max Wattage: 1400 Watts, for standard 15 amp breaker and outlet
    Cord Length: 41 inches from the back of the machine
    Plug Type: Standard 15 amp

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