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Welcome to the new website for Synesso! 

At our core, the team at Synesso believes in engineering the best espresso equipment for our coffee colleagues and customers. We take immense pride innovating together with the community who relies on our engineering excellence since 2004 and are thrilled to extend our mission in 2021 by welcoming you to our reengineered digital home!   Whether you are…

Technical Service: Descaling Heat Exchangers

WARNING: The video depicts a service job intended for a trained service technician. Do not attempt this on a hot machine. Failure to turn off machine may result in severe injury! Unplug your machine before removing any body panels. Failure to cut power to the machine may result in high voltage shock or other severe…

Technical Service: Changing a Grouphead Gasket

Step 1: Take the portafilter out, then remove the diffuser screw and screen with a small flathead screwdriver. Step 2: Use an awl or pick to gently remove the old gasket from the grouphead. TIP: to gain leverage, insert the awl or pick into the outer edge of the old gasket using the grouphead cutouts….

Technical Service: Steam Valve Rebuild

WARNING: The video depicts a service job intended for a trained service technician. Do not attempt this on a hot machine. Failure to turn off machine may result in severe injury! Unplug your machine before removing any body panels. Failure to cut power to the machine may result in high voltage shock or other severe…

Our 10th Year

July 2014 marked the beginning of Synesso’s 10th Anniversary year. It has been an exciting and humbling milestone for us. We feel very grateful to be active participants in the community of Specialty Coffee, and that folks seem to like what we are doing here, in our little factory in Seattle.  We thought it fitting to…

Pulp by Papa Palheta

Pulp, a gorgeous brainchild cafe of our friends at Papa Palheta, is a beacon of coffee wonder in Kuala Lumpur. They are great supporters of Synesso, and recently had a really nice write up on Sprudge. What an excellent way to kick off 2015!

Aunty Peg’s

  With the help of our Australian partners at Five Senses, we recently collaborated with our friend Nolan Hirte, of Proud Mary Coffee Roasters and Cafe for his new venture -Aunty Peg’s. Look at the one of a kind wonder that resulted from knocking our heads together! Good times. Next time you are in Melbourne, definitely seek out Proud Mary…