ECM Synchronika Espresso Machine

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Description

The German-designed ECM Synchronika is a dual boiler espresso machine that offers a premium experience with its unrivaled build quality and power. With subtle race car-inspired elements and customizable with handmade hardwoods, enjoy serving a dinner party as much as a morning espresso. Now available with Flow Control!

Walnut variants include the walnut joysticks with chrome (2), the brew lever with chrome, and the walnut portafilter.

Dimensions

What you will need

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

10-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 10 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.

Returns are accepted up to 10 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.

"With the very first sip from the very first espresso extracted from our new Synchronika, my wife asked in an amazed voice “is this the same coffee?” It was. Nothing more to say."
Kevin A.
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Need to Know

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. 

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 machine has the flexibility and consistency to excel and the longevity to make it a worthy investment. It's capable of producing 2 bar steam pressure, making for commercial speed and quality, even when steaming large quantities of milk.

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)
  • Coffee School: Intro to Espresso (courtesy of Clive)
  • 3-year parts and labor warranty provided by Clive Coffee

Details

  • 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
  • 2-bar steam pressure
  • 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

Tech Specs

Dimensions
Height: 16.53 in
Width: 13.2 in
Depth: 18.7 in
Weight: 78.25 lbs
Housing
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
Controls
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: Yes
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
Boilers
Material: Stainless steel
Brew Boiler Size: 0.75 L / 25.36 oz
Steam Boiler Size: 2 L / 60.86 oz
Steam Speed:
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
Pump Type: Rotary vane, Fluid-o-Tech brand
Recommended Brew Pressure: 9 bar
Adjustable Brew Pressure: Yes
Warranty
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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