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Baratza Forté BG - Brew Grinder - Peach Coffee Roasters

Baratza Forté BG - Brew Grinder

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$919.00
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$919.00
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The Forté BG (Brew Grinder) was the Winner – For the Best New Product, Commercial – Specialty Coffee Association (SCA) Expo, 2013 

The Forte BG is meant for cafe use, but if you want the best grinder available on the market today this is your grinder. 

 

INTUITIVE INTERFACE

The Forté-BG allows you to dose by weight or time. Our signature dose-by-weight is accurate to plus or minus .2 gram. The touch activation awakens your screen with LED-backlit technology. The touch screen controls all operations with three programmable dose presets; Up or Down arrows to increase or decrease dose values; and TARE, MANUAL, START or STOP.

BURRS

The Forté-BG grinder comes with 54 mm steel burrs that produce an accurate and consistent grind for a variety of manual and small-batch brews. Our steel burrs were specifically designed to reduce the fines, enhancing flavor in the cup. The broad range of grind (230 microns to 1150 microns) and the narrow particle distribution (lack of fines) are the hallmarks of the superiority of the Forté-BG burrs.

ADUSTMENT/GRIND RANGE

An all-metal macro and micro-adjustment system produces a positive feel and secure grind setting. The macro-adjust moves from fine to coarse grinding in 10 distinct and repeatable settings. A secondary micro-adjust further divides each of the 10 macro steps into 26 distinct settings. These steps enable fine-tuning with ease, dialing in the exact grind for the preferred brew method being used.

HOPPER

The hopper holds approximately 300g of coffee. An innovative bean shutoff feature in the collar permits no-mess, no-fuss hopper removal for changing out beans. Bean “waste” (below the stopper) averages a surprisingly low 10g, once the hopper has been shut off.

RE-CALIBRATING BURRS

The Forté-BG is calibrated at the factory to ensure an accurate range of grind. If necessary, the Forté-BG burrs can be easily re-calibrated using the special calibration tool that comes with the grinder.

CLEANING BURRS

Burrs can easily be removed for cleaning using the cast zinc tool that is included with your Forté.

WARRANTY

Limited Warranty for Forté Grinders is 1 year or 50 hours of cumulative motor run time, whichever comes first.

Accessories:

(which may be purchased separately)

HOPPER EXTENDER

An extension that can add 275g of capacity to the existing 300g bean hopper. Several extenders can be added to get to the capacity you need.

METAL PORTAFILTER HOLDER

A solid metal adjustable portafilter holder for grinding directly into a portafilter. Works only with the timing function.