Izzo IZZO - ALEX DUETTO IV Dual Boiler w/PID

IZZO - ALEX DUETTO IV Dual Boiler w/PID
Product Summary:

The dual boiler, PID controlled Alex Duetto IV is a newer mid-upper range semi-automatic model from Izzo. Following in the footsteps of the acclaimed Alex Duetto II, the expectations for this latest version were high from the outset – and we’re happy to report that it does not disappoint. For its price, the Alex Duetto III was arguably the best overall machine in its class ever built – truly a high standard to exceed. In the same regard the Alex IV is able to extract such impressive espressos at home that it makes the notion of going out to drink a sub-par coffee at a cafe or restaurant seem a letdown. The Duetto IV also comes with several great new features; making it one of the best fully loaded machines you buy without moving into much higher price categories with top-of-the-line luxury models built with custom parts.

To start, the Duetto IV is as sturdy as you would expect from an Izzo, and still equipped with the tried and true commercial-grade E-61 group head. It has powerful, insulated stainless steel boilers controlled by a highly accurate PID system. The Duetto lineup is famed for its high level of temperature consistency, needed for pulling perfect shots, and the Duetto IV performs in this regard better than ever. All other components used in the machine are also commercial-grade, including a rotary pump (quieter and sturdier than vibratory pumps), and the Duetto IV's steam boiler makes professional milk foaming as quick and easy as ever.

The real magic to the Duetto IV, however, is not so much just the high-grade hardware it uses (which other brands use also), but the way all of the parts work together seamlessly to make the brewing process totally consistent every time, while still being easy to use and not requiring constant attentiveness. Once you have chosen your preferred brand of espresso and set the grind to the right fineness, you can configure your Duetto IV to brew the perfect shot every single time. Indeed, you can reliably make such flawless shots every day in your own home, that you may hesitate to drink espressos made elsewhere. It’s that good – as many customer reviews can attest to.

We at Caffe Tech recommend the Duetto IV to anyone looking for a machine in the ‘prosumer’ category, and consider it to be one of the very best single-group machines you can buy for the money.

Key Benefits:
  • Beautiful, classic Italian design, with curved stainless steel casing – this machine definitely looks the part, to match its high-grade reputation.
  • Superior craftsmanship: all the parts are of the highest commercial-grade quality. This machine is built to last, and comes with a 2 year parts and labor warranty.
  • Easy to use: despite its high level of performance, the Duetto IV is easier to use than ever and will reliably produce excellent shots without the need for constant attentiveness. As a dual boiler model, temperatures do not fluctuate as much as with heat-exchange models, and you can use the brewer and steam wand simultaneously without any worry.

Feature Highlights:
  • PID controller, for both the group and steam boilers.
  • Steam boiler can be easily switched off with a switch when not in use (to save energy).
  • Can be set to run on either 15 or 20 amps with the simple flick of a switch.
  • No-burn steam wand.
  • Cup warmer on top of machine.
Accounting
Asset Account 53
COGS Account 52
Income Account 88
[Espresso Machines] General
Coffee Control Semi-automatic
Machine Type Traditional
Steam Arms 1
[Espresso Machines] Boiler(s)
Boiler Capacity Dual 2.6L (Steam 1.8L/Group 0.8L)
Boiler Drain drain if desired
Boiler Material copper & brass
Boiler Temp Control Domestic Pressurestat
Boiler Type Dual Boiler
[Espresso Machines] Brew Groups
Brew Head Type E61
Group Heads 1
[Espresso Machines] Programmability
Programmable Temperature (PID) Yes
[Espresso Machines] Water Systems
Direct Connect No
Pressure Gauges Yes
Pump Type rotary pump
Reservoir Capacity 2.4L
Electrical
Amperage 15 or 20 Amp
Voltage 110 Volts
Wattage 1,200 Watt steam boiler/800 Watt group boiler
Dimensions & Weight
Product Height (inches) 16.5
Product Length (inches) 17.5
Product Width (inches) 14.5
Weight 72 lbs
  • **NEW** Inversion of the motor position: The Motor has been installed over the pump
  • **NEW** Pump adjustable from outside, adjust the pump without disassembling the machine
  • **NEW** NEW PID with shot timer integrated
  • **NEW** Boilers with drain plug
  • **NEW** Mushroom in stainless steel
  • **NEW** Internal Gicler in stainless steel
  • **NEW** Heating elements access, change heating elements without disassembling the machine
  • **NEW** Double precision insert basket
  • Smaller, recessed heater lights
  • Large redesigned drip tray, holds 32 oz. of water
  • Drip tray has catch tray on back, easy to slide in
  • Ergonomic angled portafilters, for ease of use
  • Cup warmer tray with rails, better ventilation
  • Reinforce front to reduce flexing
  • Discharge into drip tray goes down instead of forward, silicone tube no longer visible
  • Easy access expansion valve
  • Lever action, E 61 commercial group with automatic pre-infusion
  • No-Burn articulating steam arm
  • No-Burn articulating hot water arm
  • 4 different style tips (1- 2 hole, 2- 4 hole,1-5 hole)
  • Stainless steel base 58mm tamper
  • All stainless construction (including the frame)
  • Large removable drip tray (includes option to drain if desired)
  • Dual boilers
  • PID controller for the group boiler (with 1.0 degree Fahrenheit adjustment)
  • PID controller also controls the steam boiler temperature (and thus pressure)
  • Extremely quiet rotary pump
  • Quiet and more reliable SSR Power Relay
  • Water tank 2.4 liter with low water sensor (cuts power to heater)
  • Lever control to allow switching water source from direct plumb to water tank
  • Low water sensor in the reservoir
  • Red indicator lights clearly marked so you can tell which boiler is receiving power
  • Rubber insulating boots over heating element ends for safety
  • Optional drain kit included
  • 15 or 20 amperage operational mode
  • 2" clearance between the drip tray and the portafilter
  • Product Code: IZZO - ALEX DUETTO IV Dual Boiler w/PID
  • Availability: In Stock
  • $3,335.00

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