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Original Kavei MECH Pneumatic Lever Espresso Machine

Original Kavei MECH Pneumatic Lever Espresso Machine

Regular price $2,000.00 USD
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A Pioneering Espresso Machine for Discerning Coffee Aficionados

The Kavei MECH is more than just an espresso maker; it's an instrument for meticulous coffee artistry. Designed by engineers with a combined 30+ years of experience in automotive and mechanical fields, this innovative hand-press lever machine empowers you to achieve unparalleled control over every aspect of the espresso extraction process, without relying on electricity.

Unleash Your Inner Barista:

  • Pneumatic Pressure System: Drawing inspiration from high-precision automotive technology, the Kavei MECH utilizes a unique pneumatic pressure system. This system eliminates the limitations of electric pumps, allowing you to manually generate and modulate pressure with exceptional precision for tailored espresso extractions.
  • Intuitive Lever Control: Experience the tactile satisfaction of controlling pressure through the ergonomically designed lever. This direct, feedback-rich interaction fosters an intimate connection with the brewing process, enabling you to fine-tune pressure profiles for an exquisitely personalized espresso experience.
  • Uncompromising Thermal Management: Achieve optimal espresso temperature through your preferred heating method. Whether you utilize a stovetop kettle, immersion heater, or another external heat source, the Kavei MECH's thermal design ensures even heat distribution and precise temperature control.

Beyond Automation:

The Kavei MECH is not for those seeking convenience at the expense of quality. It caters to coffee purists and discerning enthusiasts who appreciate the art and ritual of crafting exceptional espresso. By eliminating the automation present in conventional machines, the Kavei MECH empowers you to become an active participant in the brewing process, unlocking a level of control and customization that is simply unattainable with other methods.

Embrace the Challenge, Savor the Reward:

Owning the Kavei MECH is an invitation to elevate your coffee experience. It demands dedication and practice, but for those willing to invest the time, the rewards are immeasurable. With each press of the lever, you'll not only be brewing espresso, you'll be honing your skills and deepening your understanding of this captivating beverage.



8 years of tinkering, hacking, and designing. The creator, Wade Lee, wanted something better. One that he has more control over, and one that he actually feels safe using.

The love of coffee enabled him to experiment and experience with all the at-home coffee machines. It is this passion combined with a family heritage in the business of manufacturing automotive pistons that led Wade into wanting to build something that is uniquely his own.

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