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Profitec Pro 500 PID Espresso Machine with Flow Control - Special Edition

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The Profitec Pro 500 PID with Flow Control is a highly capable heat exchanger espresso machine, packed with commercial parts, a quiet vibration pump, and equipped to compete with more expensive machines.

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Profitec Pro 500 PID with Flow Control Overview

Profitec is a brand about tremendous performance and distinguished build quality, without compromising on simplicity. These machines boast powerful commercial-grade parts, professional aesthetics, and still manage to be easy-to-use. The Pro 500 PID Flow Control follows suit, packing a level of performance we’ve seen in much more expensive machines into a model that can still fit under our cabinets.

Features and Performance

With the Pro 500 PID with Flow Control, you'll get a machine that brews with a 2L stainless steel boiler and powerful 1400W heating element, complemented by the iconic E61 brew group. For the second upgrade to the Profitec Pro 500 PID, Profitec implemented a flow control valve which the previous model did not have, making this a huge step forward for the machine.

This allows you to control the flow of water during extraction to get different flavors out of your coffee, really giving you the chance to appreciate the nuances of your favorite beans. By simply adjusting the knob, you have control over a longer or shorter pre-infusion and can modify the extraction parameters of your shot. It's a simple change, but the effect can be profound.

Why You Should Get It

In combination with the engineered thermosyphon system in the E61 group, the Pro 500 PID with Flow Control lends a level of temperature stability previously unheard of in a heat exchanger espresso machine. The need for cooling flushes is eliminated, removing a considerable limitation from this class of machine.

All in all, the Pro 500 PID with Flow Control sets itself apart as a superior machine with the commercial edge necessary to measure up against machines with a much greater asking price.

  • Heat Exchanger

    The Pro 500 PID Flow Control is equipped with a 1400 W stainless steel boiler with a capacity of 2 L. As a heat exchanger machine, you can expect to brew and steam without waiting, or even at the same time.

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  • PID Controller

    Control boiler temperature for searching out those elusive coffee flavors and get the best out of your coffee. The PID also eliminates the need for a pressure stat, increasing reliability.

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  • E61 Brew Group

    The E61 grouphead is constantly heated with water from the thermosyphon system for temperature stability. It also features a pre-infusion cylinder to aid in the extraction process.

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  • Flow Control Knob

    The Flow Control Knob allows you to have greater control over your extraction and get maximum flavor out of your coffee. By simply having a longer or shorter pre-infusion, you can tailor your brewing experience to your preference.

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Details

  • Heat Exchanger Boiler
  • E-61 Brew Group
  • PID Controlled Boiler Temps
  • Programmable ECO Mode
  • 2.0L Insulated Stainless Steel Boiler
  • Vibration Pump
  • Boiler & Pump Pressure Gauges
  • PID Display Functions as Shot Timer
  • Flow Control

Whats Included

  • Profitec Double-Spout Portafilter

  • 7-Gram Single-Shot Filter Basket

  • 14-Gram Double-Shot Filter Basket

  • Backflush Disc

  • 58mm Tamper w/Stainless Base

  • Brew Group Cleaning Brush

  • User Manual

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Specifications

Property Value
SKU PTPRO500PIDFC
Boiler Configuration Heat-Exchanger Preheated
Number of Boilers 1
Boiler Features Brew & Steam Simultaneously,Rapid Steam
Brew Boiler Heater Location Internal
Brew Boiler Material Stainless Steel
Brew Boiler Orientation Horizontal
Brew Boiler Type Heat Exchanger
Brew Boiler Volume (Oz) 67 fl-oz
Three-Way Valve Automatic
Brew Group Material Chrome Plated Brass
Brew Group Type E61
Brew Boiler Wattage 1400
Recommended Application Home / Residential
Display Type Indicator Lights
Controls and Additional Features Power Light,Steam Control
Pressure Gauges Brew Circuit,Steam Boiler
Cup Height (max, inches) 3.25 in
Cup Warmer Material Stainless Steel
Cup Warmer Passively Heated
Drip Tray Capacity (oz) 32 fl-oz
Drip Tray Cover Material Stainless Steel
Drip Tray Material Stainless Steel
Portafilter Baskets Included Double,Single
Frame Material Steel
Housing Color Stainless Steel
Housing Material Stainless Steel (Polished)
Recommended Descaler Type Durgol Swiss Espresso Descaler
Depth (Inches) 17.6 in
Height (Inches) 15.47 in
Property Value
Weight (Lbs) 52 lbs
Width (Inches) 11.9 in
Portafilter Weight (lbs) 15 lbs
Portafilter Diameter 58 mm
Warranty Service Provider Email support@wholelattelove.com
Warranty Service Provider Whole Latte Love
Warranty Service Provider Phone Number 888-411-5282
Manufacturers Warranty Period 3-Year Limited Warranty
Volt 110V-120V (US)
Watts 1400 Watt
Power Cord Length (inches) 48 in
Steam Boiler Heater Location Internal
Steam Boiler Material Stainless Steel
Steam Boiler Orientation Horizontal
Steam Boiler Type Heat Exchanger
Steam Boiler Volume (Oz) 67 fl-oz
Steam Boiler Wattage 1400 Watt
Steam Wand Features No-Burn
Height Off Counter (Inches) 6.5 in
Steam Tip Hole Count 2
Steam Wand Material Stainless Steel
Steam Wand Movement Type Fully Articulated
Steam Wand Commercial Style
Steam Wand Usable Length 3.75 in
Water Reservoir Access Location Top
Water Reservoir Capacity 101 fl-oz
Water Reservoir Features Removable
Water Reservoir Material Plastic
Water Source Built-In Reservoir

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