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Fracino is an espresso machine manufacturer based in Birmingham, United Kingdom. The company has traded under the Fracino brand since 1990. They pride themselves in being the UK's best-selling manufacturers of cappuccino and espresso coffee machines. As a company they place emphasis on innovative engineering and quality. It will come then as no surprise that they export their coffee makers to over five different continents across the globe.
Popular with a range of catering establishments, including coffee shops, cafes, hotels, restaurants and bistros, they have also adapted some of their best-selling models into gas models that are suitable even for mobile caterers or sites with limited access to mains power.
Fracino transform British-sourced stainless steel, copper sheet, tube, rod and brass into multi award winning espresso coffee machines. They don’t simply assemble components sourced from suppliers around the world; they utilise the latest technology manufacturing systems and employ a team of skilled engineers, ensuring that around 90% of all components that make up a Fracino machine are fabricated, machined and assembled in the Facility, ensuring British craftsmanship and British materials combine to produce exceptional quality and reliability in a model range designed to offer its owners a very long service life.
Fracino manufacture a range of espresso coffee machines including: Bambino, Contempo, Romano, PID, Cherub, Classico, Heavenly and Piccino. All these machines can use a Fracino bottomless portafilter, a Fracino twin spout portafilter or a Fracino single spout portafilter. These portafilters can use a combination of a 7g single shot basket or a 14g double shot basket. Only the Fracino bottomless portafilter is capable of using a 21g triple shot basket.
How are our Fracino compatible portafilters made?
The head of our Fracino compatible portafilter is formed from solid brass. Brass is softened by heating prior to being pressed in to a portafilter mould. The resulting brass component is then machined to ensure the item has the correct shape and dimensions to fit a Fracino group. Holes in this brass portafilter head are drilled and tapped in order to accept the correct size spout and handle. The portafilter head is then sent off for chrome plating before being assembled with the correct ancillary components – single or twin spout, 7g or 14g basket, plastic or wooden handle.
What guarantee comes with our Fracino compatible portafilters?
We are confident that you will love our Fracino compatible portafilters whether they are a Fracino bottomless portafilter, a Fracino twin spout portafilter or a Fracino single spout portafilter. Even if you use our Fracino portafilters in a high use environment such as a coffee shop or café they are robust and hard wearing. If your Edesia Espress Fracino compatible portafilter develops a manufacturing defect within 1 year of purchase, we will gladly offer you a repair or a replacement free of change. Terms and conditions apply. You may be liable for the cost of returning the item to us. This offer does not affect your statutory rights.