This Rancilio Silvia E (V5) that has been installed with our pre-infusion PID kit with white LED display (a $240 kit). By adding a PID controller to the heater control circuit, brewing water temperature can be controlled to ±1°F accuracy. Thus, it will significantly improve the taste of your espresso. Users can also easily adjust the brew water temperature to suit their own tastes.
This machine is a new version (V5) made for European market (Silvia E) and comes with UK plug. It needs 220Vac power. The new machine has a few improvements from its older versions: 1) added a layer of thermal insulation material to the boiler, 2) the cartridge heater is easy to service or replace, 3) an added timer can shut off power automaticially if no pump action detected the last 30 min, 4) boiler material complies with RoHS standards.
This is a demo machine manufactured in Dec 2015. It has only been used for testing the performance of our PID retrofitting kit (less than 200 shots was pulled). It comes with all the original accessories plus a thermometer for frothing. The warranty is 90 days for the espresso machine and PID controller.
Only one unit is available. Don't miss this great deal!
Note: Temperature unit is set to Fahrenheit on the PID controller. For customers who need to use Celsius as temperature unit, please leave a note when placing the order.
This product was added to our catalog on Thursday 19 July, 2012.