La Marzocco Water Quality Test Kit
For tasty coffee and a healthy espresso machine, La Marzocco introduces this simple to use water quality test kit .
Water quality is crucial since an inadequate water supply can lead to serious problems. Water that is too soft, for example, can cause corrosion and weak espresso. Choosing the right water treatment is fundamental both to assure a longer lifespan of your espresso machine and to brew perfect espresso shots. Results obtained through use of this kit are approximate and are not as precise as results derived from a certified lab analysis.
This kit is for screening purposes only, and only tests some of the contaminants found in water.
The results of the kit can be interpreted with the La Marzocco Water Calculator at: www.lamarzocco.com/water_calculator
NOTES:Kit contains these tests:
- Total Iron
- Free Chlorine
- Total Chlorine
- Total Alkalinity
- Chloride Check
- Chloride Strip (TDS - Total Dissolved Solids)