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49.9mm “Strietman Basket” Distributor (CUSTOM)

49.9mm “Strietman Basket” Distributor (CUSTOM)

Regular price $140.00 USD
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49.94 mm Espresso Distributor - This UNCOMMON SIZE tool is custom designed for the Strietman espresso CT2 baskets manufactured by IMS.  These baskets have an internal diameter of 49.95-50.0.   This tool is a precision fit. (with guaranteed  to fit free adjustments for your specific machine)


Use this tool between dosing and tamping to uniformly distribute ground coffee in your portafilter basket for consistent and repeatable shots. Adjust to precise depth then lock in place.


Diameter:49.94 mm  (UNCOMMON SIZE: Tool is sized to fit both Single and Double dose baskets manufactured by IMS for the Strietman espresso machines such as CT2)

Finish: Raw machined, Each tool will have a unique and personal character (tooling marks and/or minor finish inconsistencies should be expected).

Piston Adjustment Range: 5mm - 14mm

Weight: 243g

Materials: 6061 Aluminum (body), Maple Burl (handle inlay)

Made to Order: Each tool is produced when ordered. The pictures above are representative of the final product only


To adjust your tool for proper depth:

  • Unlock the tool by unscrewing the handle (top section) and sleeve (center section)
  • Rotate the piston (bottom section) until it reaches the desired depth.  1 full turn = 1mm of change
  • Tighten the handle and sleeve to lock the piston into place
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