Portafilters for Coffee Machines


Portafilters / Group Handles

Portafilters, also known as group handles, are the handles in which coffee is made. Commonly they were chrome plated brass, however lately telfon internals or stainless steel has become a popular option. We have tested these options and believe the speciality industry will move towards stainless portafilters as a standard in the common years.

Portafilters are brand specific (however some will fit multiple brands), and to an extent differing brands will use different filter baskets. Single refers to a portafilter with a single spout and basket, and double refers to a portafilter with a double spout and basket.

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