Classicona the worlds leading siphon coffee maker specialists

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Classicona


classicona

57-59 Fairlands Avenue, Fairlands, Guildford, Surrey GU3 3NB United Kingdom

01483 236572
UK office hours
International 0044 1483 236572

Hours

Mon

09:00 – 17:00

Tue

09:00 – 17:00

Wed

09:00 – 17:00

Thu

09:00 – 17:00

Fri

09:00 – 17:00

Sat

09:00 – 17:00

Sun

09:00 – 17:00

ABOUT US

Global Suppliers

We send our products to every country in the world.

However this website has postage for the UK only so if you are one of our International customers...just send us a message of what you wish to purchase and we will send you a personalised E invoice to pay by Paypal or mastercard/visa.  so that your postage is the correct value etc.

We have been a retailer since the millenium

Many years experience in the siphon coffee maker business.

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Cona .co.uk

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HARIO

VINTAGE ODETTE BALANCE COFFEE MAKERS

VINTAGE ROYAL BALANCE COFFEE MAKERS

SHOPPING FOR CONA

VINTAGE PERCO RETRO BALANCE COFFEE MAKERS

COFFEE MACHINES siphon

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About Us

Professional Customer Service

Our goal is to make sure we support you every step of the way. If there is an issue, our customer service staff are ready to help you over email or a phone call. We value your business!

Commitment

 Our aim is to keep as many Cona machines fully working around the Globe as possible


 


100% Satisfaction Guaranteed

While shopping with us, we want you to be completely happy with the experience. If you have questions about us, our products, or even shipping, get in touch! We hope you continue to shop with us for many years to come. 

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BALANCE COFFEE MAKERS

HOW IT WORKS

Boiling water is pushed through the metal pipet. By the time the water reaches the grounds, it has cooled a few degrees. The result: Coffee and water meet at the perfect temperature to extract the oils and flavors, but not so hot as to impart "scorched" taste. The beauty of this process  is that the coffee is brewed by extended contact with water at exactly the right brewing temperature, the temperature is maintained throughout the process, and then the coffee is immediately separated from the grounds.

The system traps the delicate aroma and flavors in the closed canister to produce a coffee unlike any you've ever tasted. The bitter grounds stay in the glass carafe by way of a gold filter at the end of the overflow pipe.

There are no paper filters to impart a slightly papery taste, or even worse, to take up the aromatic oils that give the different coffees their unique taste. The coffee from a syphon can best be described as "crystal clear", with great purity of flavor and aroma and no bitterness added by the brewing process. Any faults in the coffee flavor will also show up, so syphon users tend to gravitate to the best beans they can find. No other brewer can give the same purity of flavor and lack of bitterness due to the exquisite temperature control, since the coffee brews about 2 degrees celsius below boiling point, without ever actually boiling.

Conclusion

As of today, no coffee maker equals the balancing syphon in brewing the purest coffee. One of the most stylish, inspiring and exclusive ways to make coffee is with a balancing syphon. The "alchemical" display of kettle, pipes and counterweight, are guaranteed, just as it did for frans jozef and elisabeth, to impress friends and relatives, while also making a darn good if not perfect cup of coffee.

Balancing syphon systems appeal most to those who value academic novelty and ceremony as much as the corporeal pleasures of taste and smell.

The rules and customs associated with dining have changed over the years, but anthelme brilat savarin's "maxims for dining", published in the early 19th century still holds true: "when you invite a man to dinner, never forget, that during the short time he is under your roof, his happiness is in your hands. " with a balancing syphon at the table, your success is guaranteed. 

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Just for fun have a look at some vintage Cona coffee makers from the past!

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OUR CONA ` WANT IT` LIST

Cona models over the years

 BELOW IS A LIST OF THE MANY VINTAGE COFFEE MAKERS/ SPARES THAT CONA HAVE MADE.
SOME OF WHICH WE KEEP IN STOCK (AS MUCH AS POSSIBLE.) THEY ARE ALL SECOND USER.
FIND OUT TODAY IF WE HAVE THE ITEM IN STOCK! YOU CAN EMAIL US USING OUR EMAIL US FORM AND ASK US TO PLACE YOUR EMAIL ADDRESS ON OUR `  WANT IT `LIST! YOU WOULD BE UNDER NO OBLIGATION WE JUST CONTACT YOUIF AND WHEN ONE ARRIVES!


THE NUMBER  0 COFFEE MAKER AN OLD 1/4 PINT VERSION VERY RARE NOW!
THE NUMBER 1 COFFEE MAKER AN OLD 1/2 PINT VERSION QUITE RARE
THE NUMBER 2 COFFEE MAKER AN OLD 1 PINT VERSION STILL AROUND GETTING RARE
THE NUMBER 2A COFFEE MAKER AN OLD 1.5 PINT VERSION QUITE RARE
THE NUMBER 3 COFFEE MAKER AN OLD 2 PINT VERSION VERY RARE NOW
THE FB103 OR FB103/4 3 PINT OLD COMMERCIAL COFFEE MAKER OFTEN STILL USED TODAY
THE STANDARD KITCHEN MODEL 2 PINT HOME COFFEE MAKER A WELL LOVED MAKER
THE JUNIOR KITCHEN MODEL AN OLD 1 PINT VERSION GETTING RARE NOW
THE CONA A MODEL A 1/2 PINT BABY VERSION REALLY VERY RARE NOW
THE CONA B MODEL A  1 PINT VERSION REALLY VERY RARE BUT WELL LOVED
THE CONA C VERSION 1.5 PINT VERSION ( NO LONGER MADE)
THE CONA D VERSION 2 PINT VERSION ( ONLY AVAILABLE PRE OWNED )
THE CONA REX A LOVELY OLD VERSION 1/5 PINT MADE IN SPIRIT AND ELECTRIC
ALL OF THE CAPACITIES MENTIONED ARE IN THE OLD IMPERIAL MEASUREMENTS.
MANY OF THE ABOVE WERE MADE AS ELECTRIC VERSIONS OVER THE YEARS
IF YOU NEED A SPARE PART OR MACHINE PLEASE WRITE TO US AND WE WILL TRY OUR BEST TO SOURCE IT FOR YOU! 

 PLEASE USE THE MESSAGE SYSTEM AT THE TOP OF THE WEB SITE TO LET US KNOW WHAT YOU WOULD LIKE TO  BUY..UNDER NO OBLIGATION.