We get tampers. We know tampers. And we know: with a tamper like this, you got tamping super powers. The colors alone will brighten up your day, the shape is ultra ergonomic for people with small and large hands, and the sheer mass brings a comfy heft and solidity that is hard to find in the world of mass produced, under-engineered and over-hyped tools.
Compressore (com|pres|so|re) is the Italian word for tamper or compressor. Since great espresso and Italy are a very natural pairing we thought that this would be the ideal name for the natural feeling design and comfort that this espresso tamp offers the barista.
Weighing in at 1lbs 3.1oz including a stainless steel tamper piston this tamp. The machine milled powder coated aluminum handle has the heft and feel the professional barista today are looking for. Debuted at CoffeeFest Seattle 2005 this espresso tamp created quite a stir among some of the industries top professionals.
The tamper piston is professionally machine milled stainless steel, and is available in your choice of a flat or convex tamp piston in the following stock sizes: 58mm and 57mm.
The Compressore handle is available in a variety of powder coat colors as well as several wood handle versions.