VBM Replica 2B
Commercial Machine | Espresso
The Replica 2B is the most advanced and high performing of the 1961 line of espresso machines. Designed to give the barista the highest amount of control over the brewing process. Built around precision and reliability, the Replica 2B using E61 group heads, seamlessly blending the latest technology with exquisite style. Made from high quality steel, this machine is elegant yet robust whilst reflecting a subtly vintage design.
The advanced E61 group heads allow the barista direct interaction throughout the brewing process in order to produce the perfect cup of coffee for their customers. Though the use of a multi-boiler system, each group head is connected to its own individual boiler. The thermo-syphon system precisely heats the water in the groups which allows the barista to have finer control of the temperature in each group. The water is heated via the heat exchanger prior to entering the individual smaller boilers. A clear digital display clearly states the boiler temperature for easy monitoring.
Embodying the history of VBM coffee machines, the functional components of the Replica 2B, such as the steam valves, hot water wand, and cup trays, all reflect the design and quality of a bygone era. The Electronic model of this espresso machine features a control panel inspired by mechanical design and the optimal amount of space between groups for a truly beautiful finish that blends both engineering and design.
Available with either two or three groups, both models come with steam wands and a hot water tap for convenient brewing of tea and other infusions. An electronic cup warmer comes as standard with an on/off switch. The polish steel finish and subtly retro design makes this espresso machine a stylish piece of equipment that would stand proud in any setting, by that modern or retro.