On this product page you will find the Astoria Pratic espresso machine. This espresso machine is one of the older models Astoria produces. The earlier model is called the Astoria Pratic and the newer model is the Astoria Pratic Avant, which is currently still in production. There are of the old version the models
Astoria Pratic AL;
Astoria Pratic AEP;
Astoria Pratic SAE.
The newer versions of the Astoria Pratic are:
Astoria Pratic Avant AL;
Astoria Pratic Avant AEP;
Astoria Pratic Avant SAE/Display
Between the first and second model are a lot of similarities.
Astoria Pratic AL/ Pratic Avant AL
This version of the Astoria Pratic is the lever operated espresso machine version of the Pratic. With this espresso machine the brewing pressure is generated with a compression spring instead of a pump.
Astoria Pratic AEP/ Pratic Avant AEP
This version of the Astoria Pratic is the basic version of the Pratic. This version is a not volumetric version of the Pratic. You need to start and stop the brewing process manually.
Astoria Pratic SAE/Pratic Avant SAE
This version of the Astoria Pratic is the volumetric version. With this espresso machine you are able to select the coffee you want and the brewing process will stop once it has reached the pre-set volume.
All these espresso machines are available from 1 up to 4 brewing groups. In various voltages such as 120, 230 and 400V.