Domestic – Espresso Machines


Rancilio Silvia

The Rancilio Silvia v3 is a machine with a reputation, and it's all good. One of the most discussed specialty espresso machines on the market, the Silvia v3 has legions of fans, and with good cause: it is one of the best "single boiler" machines on the market, bar none.

From the professional portafilter to the large brass boiler, from the no nonsense controls up front to the ample steaming power, the Silvia v3 is a machine that will deliver first rate espresso to the true enthusiast for years and years.

Profitec 500

  • Heat exchanger system
  • E61 brew group
  • No-wear rotary valves
  • High-end 'No-burn' steam and hot water wands
  • Boiler and pump pressure gauges
  • 2L stainless steel boiler
  • 1400W Heating element
  • Ulka EX5 vibration pump
  • Water tank with adapter and 3L volume
  • Sensor shuts off machine when low water volume
  • Orange control lamp indicates low water
  • Removable cup tray
  • Weight 23.5kg (51.7lbs.)
  • Dimensions: W x 302cm, D x 447cm, H x 393cm - without porta filter
  • W x 302cm, D x 555cm, H x 393cm - with porta filter
  • Voltage: 220V - 240V/115V


Profitec 700

Dual boiler
PID-display for the individual temperature adjustment of both boilers
PID-display indicates the brewing time in seconds
E61 brew-group
Rotary pump
Wear-free rotary valves
High-end, `no-burn´ steam and hot water wands
Separate grid to raise cups
Boiler and pump pressure gauges
Stainless steel boiler with 0.75 l volume for espresso preparation
Steam and hot water boiler in stainless steel with a 2.0 l volume
Steam boiler with separate on/off switch
Boiler insulation
Two heaters with 1 x 1200 Watts and 1 x 1400 Watts
Switchable from water tank to fixed water connection
Water tank with a 3 l volume and water tank connector
Automatic shut-off by way of low water volume sensor
Large drip tray with a 1 l capacity
Removeable cup tray
Voltage 230V / 110V / 240V
Weight 31 kg / 68.4 lbs
Dimensions W x D x H: 340 x 475 x 420 mm without portafilter
                                      340 x 590 x 420 mm with portafilter



The ability to control the pressure of the extraction through 5 separate stages For example it is possible to completely emulate the extraction of a lever machine :- 4 seconds at 2     bar for pre infusion-10 seconds at 12 bar 6 seconds at 10 bar-4 seconds at 8bar- 3 seconds at 2 bar The perfect extraction profile.
5 preset where you can store your pressure profiles
Eco stage Vesuvius will reduce temperature to a “standby mode” the time delay can be set when the Vesuvius switches into Eco mode 
All of the important actions displayed on the digital display
Display is touch screen and the colour and contrast can be changed
PID control for brew boiler and Steam boiler
Built in timer to switch machine on and off also closed days
Clean uncluttered classic Italian design
Easy case removal and access to components
Magnetic gear pump fed from reservoir tank even when plumbed in for constant input pressure, no need for pressure reducing at mains
Stainless steel boilers with insulation
Easy drainage of boilers for descaling 
Less component parts than traditional machines
Awesome steaming ability 200ml in 17 seconds!
In low voltage areas boilers can be set to sequential
Side access to reservoir avoids having to remove cups from warming tray