Espresso/Cappuccino Machine, Appia II, Catering - $2000 (Chicago)


condition: like new
make / manufacturer: Simolli
model name / number: Appia II

The Appia II Semiautomatic builds on the success of the Appia Semiautomatic, further pushing the limits of the already proven espresso machine with SmartWand.

T3 System - 3-4 copper boilers working together allowing the barista to independently set the temperature for each group head. X
Volumetric Dosing - Allows the barista or operator to program the dosage. Often allowing for different dosages on different group heads. This means that the barista can start the brewing process knowing the machine will end it automatically at the pre programmed dosage. X
Manual Dosing - A single button that begins and ends the brewing process. ✔
LCD Display - Controls doses, boiler pressure, pre-infustion, and even energy savings settings. X
Raised Group Heads - Allows for larger cups to be placed directly below the group head. ✔
Cool Touch Wands - This technology significantly reduces the temperature of the wands during the steaming process. This reduces the time it takes to clean the wand and eliminates a safety hazard for baristas. ✔
Surface LEDs- Barista can always see what they're doing with LEDs positioned strategically around the machine. X
Push Pull Steam - An ergonomic and more user-friendly upgrade to the turning steam wands. ✔
Soft Infusion System - Reduces the need for proper tamping and leads to more consistent espresso. Eliminates human error. ✔
Automated Cleanings - Machines comes with an automated cleaning process. Barista can use the digital display to select the desired group or groups to be cleaned. ✔
Power Saving Options - T3 technology plus software makes this machine extremely energy efficient. X
Reverse Mirror - Backplate acts like a mirror allowing the barista to monitor every aspect of the brewing process. ✔
Bar Pump Gauge - Makes it easier than ever to check pressure profiles. ✔
Water Level Indicator - Easily monitor boiler water levels. ✔
Specs 1 Group 2 Group
Machine Length 16" 31"
Machine Height 22" 21"
Machine Width 21" 22"
Boiler Size - In multiboiler systems, this is the total boiler capacity when they are added together. 5 lt 11 lt
Volts 110 220v
Watts 1500 3400
Amp Draw 13 17
Power Input Nema 5-15 Nema 6-20
Water Connection Required - Drain hoses and water hookup lines are provided with all direct connect machines. ✔ ✔
Drain Required - Open gravity drain of 1.25 inch I.D. ✔ ✔
AutoSteam Capable - Machine supports some version of autosteam. A system that simplifies the milk steaming process. X X
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