The reliable fully automatic machine that anyone can operate. A simple touch of a button creates the perfect drink every time. Capable of producing 7 different drinks at the touch of a button, including espresso, cappuccino, latte, gourmet coffee, and decaffeinated drinks. Can product 180 cups per hour. 4.2 liter, nickel plated boiler. 1/4" flare drain hose supplied as water hookup. 220V. Easily adjustable flavor profiles suit any customer base. It automatically grinds, tamps and extracts the perfect shot from whole coffee beans. Produces all milk drinks with only fresh milk. The steam wand, equipped with a temperature sensor, automatically shuts off when the desired milk temperature is reached. This highly advanced feature allows anyone to produce perfectly steamed milk with minimal training. Programmed to run 24 hours a day. It is also capable of being run like a traditional machine simply by flipping a switch. Modular construction and American Engineering making it service friendly and eliminating future costly service calls and shutdowns. In fact, the patented brewing mechanism can be removed and replaced within minutes. a trouble-free, automated espresso machine than can be installed, operated and maintained in even the most remote areas. The computer controlled espresso machine has extensive software capabilities including self-cleaning, programmable product quality and quantity, management capabilities, etc. Two year limited warranty on most components, including the computer, brewing mechanisms, and grinder. 38"H x 23"D x 15"W.
The ASTRA 2000 is unique in that it does not pre-grind the coffee beans. Once the user selects the desired drink, the ASTRA 2000 grinds whole coffee beans, tamps the ground coffee, and extracts the perfect amount of coffee – providing a fresh drink every time. If the desired drink requires milk or hot water, the ASTRA 2000 then steams and dispenses the necessary liquid.
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 manufacturers 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.