Please check your portafilter handle bolt size before ordering. Then, choose your bolt between M10(10mm) or M12(12mm) on bolt size option. That's why Gaggia Italy may sell different bolt size handle between machine set and their own portafilter single item.
We added both bolt size handle in stock for all Gaggia classic users worldwide. Espresso coffee machine premium wooden parts Model : Gaggia Classic Pro (version : old, metal body, color body) Material : Bubinga, Zebra, Wenge (African premium hardwoods) Made in Korea Manufactured by'clubWOOD' ('cW') in Seoul Korea. Try to change metal or plastic to. Standard set : Lid 1ea, Portafilter handle 1ea, Steam knob 1ea, Foot 4ea. Drip tray front magnetic wooden plate 1ea (total 5 kinds).
Option set : Standard (5 kinds) + Mug cup wooden tray 1ea (total 6 kinds). Gaggia Classic Pro wood custom parts PARTIAL set' -->.If you want single Steam knob or partial set, please go to this'PARTIAL set' item listing. Wood / Color : Bubinga(red), Zebra(yellow), Wenge(dark), (all African premium exotic hardwoods).
0.5Tx4.4Wx7.7L (inch). 1.2x5.1L (inch), M10(10mm) or M12(12mm). 1.3x1.4L (inch), inch socket set screw & allen wrench. Drip tray front plate, Magnetic type : approx.
0.1Tx1.7Wx7.48L (inch). 0.78Tx5.4Wx7.7L (inch).
=> Please enter " GAGGIA Coffee Machine Classic Pro Wood Custom Mounting Tutorial" on YouTube. You can see how to assemble these wooden parts, provided by'Presso/Kordia' exclusive Gaggia dealer in Korea. Kordia have launched new color body model in domestic market with our wooden parts set.
Portafilter handle : clubWOOD original design for Gaggia Classic. This can not replace for Gaggia original oval shape(cross section) portafilter handle due to different internal structure.
Change to other style handle (LaMarzocco or Faema) is not possible. Choose your bolt size on option between M10 (10mm) or M12 (12mm).
Bolt insertion depth in wood 80mm (3.1inch), deeper than other's normal depth 50mm (2inch). Please refer'Expected effects of deeper depth' &'Disassembly' on portafilter handle item listing.
Step1 Turn the knob clockwise fully(tightening) and separate by pulling out. Step2 Unfasten half a lap and insert wooden knob to shaft. Then tighten with allen wrench. Foot : Insert simply to original plastic foot.There may differ some size tolerance. Drip tray front magnetic plate.
1 Structure : Neodymium magnet A(? 15x2T mm, fixed) 3ea in wooden plate(3mmT). Prevention magnet seperation by strong double-sided tape(1mmT). 15x3T mm, free) 3ea hold wooden plate inside plastic drip tray. 2 How to use : user's choice.
Choice1 Magnet pulling type without peeling off red vinyl. Merit : easy when water cleaning. Areful magnet breaking by sudden collision! Choice2 After peeling off red vinyl, apply wooden plate on drip tray front surface. Merit : no need free magnet.
But, be careful to get wet. Wipe off with a dry cloth. From manufacturing principle, they can be break easily by sudden collision.Please handle each magnets by keeping approx. User's other magnet can be use if it can pull and fix wooden plate on drip tray front. As'Book' image, very convenient to hold and use with hand. It's very hard to separate original rubber/plastic handle from group head by only manual or tool force. Do heat up the group head for 12 hours enough on machine in order to vaporize instant glue. That might applied between head and bolt.
Then, original handle become unthread somewhat easily with manual turning force. It may need a vice tool for stronger force depend on machine brand. Caution for portafilter wooden handle. When washing in cleaner bowl, please do not drop wooden part in liquids. That's why its oil coated surface become dull and bleached by repeated contact to liquids.
Every oil-finished wooden products are same condition. Finishing : 35 times applied with 23 kinds of German premium natural oil. In order to achive higher durability against water and heat, we put much efforts with handmade process. You can also take luxury touch feeling with fignertips. We do not apply on our wood products with chemical finishing materials like urethane which contains harmful components.
Of course, natural oil is more expensive and need much manual labor for repeated appling. We want to sell the right products finished with natural oil than urethane. There are somewhat distribution of wood grain & color due to natural material. Do not lose your chance to enjoy more delightful espresso time!