The Astra Gourmet Semi-Automatic Commercial Espresso Machine has the capability of producing 180 cups per hour. The model includes one steam wand, one hot water valve, and is semi-automatic. Product features modular construction, quiet internal motor with rotary-vane procon pump, self-tamping mechanism, vacuum valve, nickel-plated copper boiler, automatic water fill, oversized internal power breaker for added safety, and nickel plated breass flare fittings to reduce the need for costly service in the future. Machines come in a variety of colors and can be made in custom colors. Option is available for stainless frames and panels. Dimensions are: 17(h) x 13(w) x 20(d). ETL, NSF, CSA, UL approved. 110/220 volts. 2000 watts.
Astra espresso machines feature a microprocessor-controlled diagnostic system for quick troubleshooting. Nickel-Plated copper boiler with lifetime warranty. Internal oversized power breaker for added safety. Brewing system with thermo-circulation and infusion provides absolute temperature consistency and quality coffee. When machine is turned "on" the heating element will not go on unless there is enough water in the boiler. Vacuum valve to prevent milk from entering the boiler. Automatic water fill. Motor will shut off if no water reached the Procon pump. Modular construction makes Astra the easiest machine to service and maintain. No electrical switched below the machine to avoid risk and hazard. Internal quiet motor with rotary-vane Procon pump. All American brass flare fittings reduce future cost of service. Automatic low-water shut-off switch with reset. Two (2) year manufacturer's limited warranty on parts except gaskets, knobs, and all wear parts (unless factory defective).
Astra is a leading manufacturer of espresso and cappuccino machines. Their name is synonymous with reliability, and their machines have achieved continuous acclaim for their superior engineering, quality, and simplicity. Each Astra machine utilizes aerospace engineering and other products that allow the machines to operate continuously for years without the need for expensive repair or maintenance.
Astra offers unparalleled customer service and factory warranty. Replacement parts are available directly from the factory, and many are available at your local plumbing or hardware store. Additionally, the average user can perform most necessary repairs without facing extensive costs. What's more, they're made right here in the U.S.A.
A machine you can relax about and feel proud of.