New (Old) Grinder

Picked up a Bunn G3A from ebay for not too much money.  Spent today taking the easy bits to pieces and checking how well things are.  Turns out the burrs could probably do with a change….

Needs a clean!

Snapped away as I went to make sure I could put it back together again, though it turned out to be very simple for the most part.  The pdfs and diagrams on Bunn’s website are utterly awesome – even if you don’t own a grinder.

Burrs for the Bunn

Will get in touch with the nice people at Bunn in the new year for a set of new burrs.  Overall, it was in good condition so something of a bargain!


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3 thoughts on “New (Old) Grinder

  1. […] Recently I picked up a Bunn G3A and it needed a little love.  Bean hopper was pretty nasty, ground coffee exit and burr area all a bit nasty with old built up coffee.  Stripped it down and put new burrs into it.  Its interesting to see where the wear and tear had happened on the burrs – mostly on the large breaking teeth: […]

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