RicB

  • RicB replied to the topic Any Gaggia experts around? in the forum Chat Forum 2 hours ago

    Mine is the flexi pipe onto the ball joint. The upgrade does work. It all snaps together. Carefully pry it apart with a small flat blade screwdriver.

    Excellent- will the ‘pre modified v1/2’ on amazon work ok?

  • RicB replied to the topic Any Gaggia experts around? in the forum Chat Forum 7 hours ago

    The steam wand upgrade looks good….but my model has the flexible steam hose/ball joint steam wand so the Rancilio upgrade won’t fit- arse!

  • I have Google Wifi. It works well, with seamless connection to the base stations as I move through the house

    But the range is poor. Two solid walls pretty much kills the signal. Our house is 1700sq foot and 3 base stations only just manages.

    OP for your intended use I’d look at power line

  • RicB replied to the topic Any Gaggia experts around? in the forum Chat Forum 23 hours ago

    Erm yes, descaling……!

    Thanks for the help- I’ve ordered a few fuses and a new thermostat

    What’s the wand upgrade?

  • RicB started the topic Any Gaggia experts around? in the forum Chat Forum 1 day ago

    I have a Gaggia Baby Class (circa 2008 I think) which keeps blowing the thermal fuse when I put it into steam mode.

    The steam wand also seems blocked – not sure if the two are related

    Is it fixable? I’m a little worried the thermal fuses are rated at 184 degrees, which seems pretty hot!

    My guess is that the steam setting thermostat isn’t…[Read more]