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ECM Synchronika Espresso Machine

By ECM

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The Synchronika from ECM is an adept dual-boiler machine boasting a wealth of innovation focused on impressing the most expert home barista. Top quality components offer raw power, beautified by ECM’s custom styling.

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ECM Synchronika Overview

ECM is all about a kind of refinement that beautifies the little things and strengthens an already top-notch machine. We're happy to say the ECM Synchronika has been a credit to their mission of innovation ever since it arrived on the market, and it's only gotten better over the years. To that end, we're very happy we have one in our kitchen to play with.

Features and Performance

The upgraded PID and discreet improvements really elevate what you can do with an espresso machine. Expect shots that are exquisite, with 2 bar of steam power at your disposal for a decidedly surprising amount of kick when you want to make a latte or cappuccino.

The Synchronika's Fast Heat Up is a unique heating cycle that overheats the boiler so that it reaches brew temperatures even faster. After a cooling flush, the super-hot water brings the group head and portafilter to temperature which helps to ensure optimal temperature stability. 

Less obvious advantages can be found in the iconic E61 brew group, which ECM has updated with stainless-steel internal components, as well as a single top cap for a cleaner aesthetic that other machines lack. These stainless-steel internals add much greater durability and resistance to calcium build-up for more straightforward maintenance, streamlining the experience of owning an espresso machine overall.

When plumbed in, you can take advantage of longer, low-pressure pre-infusion to bring out the more unique flavor notes in specialty coffee. While this isn't unique to the Synchronika, not many machines can do this.

Why You Should Get It

When paired with the proper grinder, the ECM Synchronika has pulled shots for us that compare with some of our best local cafes. The subtleties in technical improvement and ECM’s nuanced innovation shine in the Synchronika, making it one of the best-equipped prosumer machines on the market.

  • Dual-Boiler

    The independent, insulated stainless-steel boilers provide stable temperatures and allow you to change your brew temperatures to get the best flavor out of your coffee. You can brew and steam at the same time, as well. This is invaluable for everyone who likes making specialty drinks or for entertaining guests.

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  • PID Controller

    Control boiler temperature for searching out those elusive coffee flavors. The integrated shot timer compliments this by giving you a live readout of how long you’ve been pulling your shot. With the upgraded PID, the Synchronika can reach an industry-leading 2 bar of pressure.

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  • Direct Water Line Connection

    No more refilling the water tank. Be sure to outfit the machine with a water filtration system for better tasting shots and improved machine longevity.

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  • Fast Heat Up

    The Synchronika features Profitec's Fast Heat Up programming, a unique heating cycle. When powering on, if the temperature in the boiler is 104° F or lower, the boiler will begin heating to 266°F and the PID will display "UP." A "FLU" message will display when it's time to flush. On E61 machines like the Synchronika, the flush takes roughly 20 seconds and will have the boiler, group, and portafilter at brew ready temperature in 11 minutes.

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Details

  • Manufactured in Germany
  • PID-display: individual adjustment of the temperature in both boilers, an optional display to remind you of the group cleaning, integrated shot timer
  • Cool Touch', stainless steel steam and hot water arms
  • 2-bar steam pressure
  • Pump pressure gauge
  • Steam pressure gauge
  • Joystick steam and hot water valves
  • Brew boiler: Stainless steel, .75L
  • Steam boiler: Stainless steel, 2L
  • Reservoir: 3L with low water sensor, BPA Free
  • Drip tray: 42oz

Whats Included

  • Single Shot Filter Basket

  • Double Shot Filter Basket

  • Backflush Disc

  • 58mm ECM Polished Steel Flat Tamper

  • Brew Group Cleaning Brush

  • User Manual

  • Braided Steel Hose 1/8" 3/8" BSPP

  • Drip Tray Grid

  • Drip Tray Drain Kit

  • 3-year parts and labor warranty provide by Whole Latte Love

  • ECM Single-Spout Portafilter

  • ECM Double-Spout Portafilter

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Specifications

Property Value
SKU ECMSYNCHDB
App Connectivity No
Boiler Configuration Dual Boiler
Number of Boilers 2
Boiler Features Brew & Steam Simultaneously,Rapid Steam
Brew Boiler Auto-Fill Yes
Brew Boiler Heater Location Internal
Brew Boiler Insulation Yes
Brew Boiler Material Stainless Steel
Brew Boiler Orientation Vertical
Brew Boiler Volume (Oz) 25 fl-oz
Three-Way Valve Manual
Back Flush Capable Yes
Brew Group Material Chrome Plated Brass
Brew Group Size (mm) 58 mm
Brew Group Type E61
Brew Boiler Wattage 1200
Recommended Application Home / Residential
NSF Certified No
Display Type LEDs
Controls and Additional Features Brew Temperature Display,Clock / Timer,Low-Water Warning,Power Light,Pre-Infusion,Pressure Gauge(s),Steam Control,Temperature Control
Pressure Gauges Brew Circuit,Steam Boiler
Type of Controls Lever,PID
Cup Height (max, inches) 4 in
Cup Warmer Material Stainless Steel
Cup Warmer Size (L-in x W-in) 11.5" x 6"
Cup Warmer Passively Heated
Drain Line Adaptable (Plumbable) Yes
Drip Tray Capacity (oz) 45 fl-oz
Drip Tray Cover Material Stainless Steel
Drip Tray Material Stainless Steel
Removable Drip Tray Yes
Portafilter Baskets Included Double,Single
Frame Material Steel
Housing Color Stainless Steel
Housing Material Stainless Steel
Depth (Inches) 18.7
Height (Inches) 16.25
Weight (Lbs) 80.3
Width (Inches) 13.25
Bottomless Portafilter Available Yes
Filter Diameter (mm) 58 mm
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Portafilter Handle Material Bakelite Plastic,Plastic
Portafilter Material Chrome Plated Brass
Number of Portafilters Included 2
Ground, E.S.E., Pod and Capsule Compatibility Ground Coffee
Portafilter Type Commercial Style
Portafilter Weight (lbs) 1.6 lbs
Portafilter Diameter 58 mm
Adjustable Brew Pressure Yes
Pump Pressure (Max. Bar) 15 Bar
Self-Priming Pump No
Pump Type Rotary
Warranty Service Provider Email support@wholelattelove.com
Warranty Service Provider Whole Latte Love
Warranty Service Provider Phone Number 888-411-5282
Manufacturers Warranty Period 3-Year Parts and Labor Warranty
Amps 11.6 A
Volt 110V-120V (US)
Watts 1400 Watt
Power Cord Length (inches) 51 in
Power Cord Storage No
Steam Boiler Auto-Fill Yes
Steam Boiler Heater Location Internal
Steam Boiler Insulation Yes
Steam Boiler Material Stainless Steel
Steam Boiler Orientation Vertical
Steam Boiler Type Large Volume
Steam Boiler Volume (Oz) 67.62 fl-oz
Steam Boiler Vacuum Relief Valve Yes
Steam Boiler Wattage 1400 Watt
Steam Wand Features No-Burn,Swappable Steam Tips
Height Off Counter (Inches) 0.5 in
Steam Tip Hole Count 2
Steam Wand Material Stainless Steel
Steam Wand Movement Type Fully Articulated
Steam Wand Commercial
Water Reservoir Access Location Top
Water Reservoir Capacity 101.4 fl-oz
Water Reservoir Features BPA-Free,Removable
Water Reservoir Material Opaque Plastic
Water Filter Included No
Water Source Reservoir and Water Line
Maximum Incoming Water Pressure (PSI) 29 PSI