Author Topic: Why you should descale and clean used coffee machines  (Read 449 times)

Offline Tekman

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Why you should descale and clean used coffee machines
« on: July 13, 2017, 10:11:54 AM »
Bought a used cubika and had it running ok, just didn't seem right

don't think it as been looked after very well

took the bioler out to give it a good descale and clean

this is what i found





Not what i was expecting, didn't think it would be pretty, but not expecting that

Will work a lot better once i've finished, not to mention the coffee will taste a lot better

Geoff
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Offline JojoS

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Re: Why you should descale and clean used coffee machines
« Reply #1 on: July 13, 2017, 08:05:20 PM »
While you are in there, do you mind posting pics after you clean them up?

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Re: Why you should descale and clean used coffee machines
« Reply #2 on: July 14, 2017, 02:59:18 AM »
not a problem

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Re: Why you should descale and clean used coffee machines
« Reply #3 on: July 19, 2017, 02:24:33 PM »
what they look like after a good clean




Still need another good clean, but a lot better than they we're


Geoff
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