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Restoration of my vintage GAGGIA lever espressomachine from 1975



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Front view of my machine bought on ebay
 
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Back view
 
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Front view
 
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Front view close up
 
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Lever group seen from left side
 
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Upper part of lever group seen from left side
 
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Close up of lever on pinion seen from front-right side
 
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Close up of lever seen from the right side
 
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Machine seen from the left side with open covers
 
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Front view with special tool to pull out a screw
 
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Get out the worn out allen screw
 
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Lever group seen from the right with the lever dismantled
 
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The same seen from the front left
 
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Pulling the piston out of the group
 
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Pulling the piston further out of the group
 
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Bottom of piston
 
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Looking into the group
 
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Broken lever spring with lots of grime
 
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Look into the group with some gaskets removed
 
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Piston with broken spring and lots of carbon black
 
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broken water sight glass protection
 
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Right side of the machine
 
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Rear side of the machine
 
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Cup warmer tube connection seen from underneath
 
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Cup warmer seen from top
 
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Removed cup warmer
 
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Pressurestat on the right rear side of the machine
 
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Opened pressurestat
 
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Close-up of opened pressurestat
 
 
 
© 2004 Paul Elmar Germscheid