Incorporated motor and positive (rotary vane) displacement pump with vibration-damping fastening.
Double electronic level control system monitors water level in boiler to make sure heating element is submerged in water.
Patented heat exchanger accessible from above boiler for easy inspection and cleaning.
Filter on the grouphead removed any large contaminants that may have passed through a broken filter on the water line.
Multi-directional steam wand allows movement of steam wand in many different directions.
Steam valve and water valve have pivotal lever controls.
Dual-acting, high-precision gauge shows both pump pressure and boiler pressure.
Heating element with safety thermostat for additional protection.
Bakelite handle on portafilter, pull lever, and valve controls.
Accessories: 1-cup and 2 -cup filter baskets, single spout portafilter, double spout portafilter, instruction manual, and stainless steel braided hose for direct water connection.
Optional Accessories: commercial-grade rechargeable water softener, Elektra logo cups.
Measurements: 18" H x 13.75" W x 20" D.
There is a water line which sticks out from underneath the machine. With the original tall feet there is approximately 1.125" space. There are feet from another manufacturer which will fit & save approximately 0.75" to bring the total height to approximately 17.25".
Side clearance or steam wand should be about 6". Steam wand extends about 4" to the left.
Water line pressure should be regulated to be between 35 and 40 pounds for proper operation of this machine. Check with your local plumbing supply to advise on purchase so as to meet any local building codes. In addition, check with them about your local building code may require a backflow preventer (which does not allow boiler water to backflow into water supply).