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The weight is nice, but the spring pressure is much too high. Used multiple scales (digital, analog) to test pressure. All showed over 40lbs. Definitely give points for a comfortable handle against the palm and nice flare around base to push tamper down. The pressure made me posted on this. But, if you're just learning the basics of espresso at home or cafe, the spring pressure may help you.
Again I was purchased Lux Haus 58mm because I was purchased before from Lux Haus also with very good quality (51mm). I observed, the product 58mm less quality than 51mm and look like it was purchased from china and graver with Lux Haus name.
Tamper doesn't click but has tension. Seems very sturdy. Free gift is nice but the handle was not attached to the pitcher upon arrival. Seems like it was flawed before shipping as box seemed to be open previously. It was packed in foam and in another main box. Just seems like the item was jammed back into box prior to shipping. Still usable but wish the handle was attached.
The tamping surface looks good, but inner parts came with machine oil residue and some rust (see pics). Very smelly and not safe for food consumption. I washed all parts with simply green. I tested it on my digital scale and it came at about 47lbs. Way too out of tune. I know it voids warranty, but to tune it to 30lbs I cut one ring out of the spring. Now it is at 34lbs.