27 Oct '12, 5pm

A good bean color guide for you home roasters out there...

***Note from George Steinert, home roaster: " I see a lot of new users of the iRoast2 struggling to make sense of roast levels. I have been using the iR2 since February. I got the best success when I added the digital thermometer with thermocouple probe (both from SM) and condensed the well-documented "degree of roast" information on the SM web site into a one page chart (below). By using the temps on the chart (as measured with the thermocouple planted in the bean mass) as a "guide" and when combining that with actual experience of hearing the cracks (when they can be heard through the fan noise), the color, the smell, and the time (when using a consistent load of green beans), I have had very predictable results. I continue to use the chart as my baseline of understanding when roasting with the RK drum which I started using in June. I reference the start and end of first...

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