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Swissmar A8200 Bravi 8-Ounce Rotary Drum Home Coffee Bean Roaster

 Black with White Accent 8 Ounce Flow Thru Ventilation Stay Cool Exterior

Black with White Accent 8 Ounce Flow Thru Ventilation Stay Cool Exterior

The Swissmar A8200 Bravi is an 8-ounce coffee bean roaster. This unit offers several features that could render efficiency to coffee lovers. The features include various roast settings and a flow-thru ventilation system.


Interior Features
  • The unit can accommodate about 2 to 8 ounces of coffee beans at a time. This makes it an ideal coffee bean roaster for a large household.
  • This machine also works in silence. So even if you roast coffee in the middle of the night or very early at dawn, you will be able to do so without waking your household up.
  • The unit also has 15 different settings that gives you various options regarding the level of roasting. The cycles of this unit is also strictly controlled in terms of temperature and time.
  • The unit also works efficiently. This unit roasts, cools, removes the chaff, and expels beans into the cup easily.
  • The roaster has a flow-thru ventilation that can make you avoid burning your fingers. Due to its safety features, this unit is a good purchase.

    Exterior Features

  • This model has a stay-cool exterior that prevents you from burning your palms of fingers. Another safety feature worth checking out is the flow-thru ventilation system.
  • The unit is also designed for easy cleaning. It has dishwasher-safe parts that facilitate the easy clean-up.
  • The unit comes in an attractive design. It's color is black with white accents.

    Dimension and specifications

    The unit measures 20 by 8 by 8-1/2 inches. It has a capacity of 2 to 8 ounce beans per batch.

    Advantages

    You can make many cups of coffee using this unit. It can actually roast up to 8 ounces of coffee beans at a time. This makes this roaster an ideal companion for one who has a large household. You can also ensure your safety because it has a stay-cool exterior and flow-thru ventilation that reduces your risk of getting burned. With this unit, you are given the options regarding the level of the roasting since this unit has 15 different roast settings. So you have options from light to dark roast. The machine also works efficiently without you having to take part in the process. Aside from this, the machine works silently. So, if you use this machine you won't disturb your entire household because of the noise. You can also ensure the safety of your household through the unit's various features that could protect the unit from over-heating.There is the drum guard that corrects the position of the drum. The closed-lid sensor of the unit is also designed for a more efficient roasting process. The sensor will not allow the unit to start unless the lid is properly closed.

    Disadvantages

    Many consumers complain about the sensitivity of the device to line voltage. If there's a drop in the voltage, they can barely get roasted coffee beans. The unit also takes time when being cleaned. According to some consumers, this unit is difficult to clean. It is also slow to cool after a roast.

    Pros

  • 8 ounces capacity
  • stay-cool exterior
  • 15 different roast settings
  • quiet operation

    Cons

  • sensitivity to voltage line
  • not very easy to clean
  • slow to cool down

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