Gaggia Tell / Orione Manual Two Group Lever Coffee Machine – Sold


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A great looking and great coffee making machine.

It makes beautiful coffee.

This is a classic vintage GAGGIA Tell or Orione two group espresso machine ( designed by Giuseppe de Gotzen Circa 1970 ) of which few survive.

It is a classic piece of 1970’s Industrial Design.


 The machine has been running mostly 24/7 since restoration without an issue. It’s so docile, just walk up and make superlative espresso whenever you feel like it.
My friend Don restored this magnificent machine with every intention of keeping it but circumstances and space dictate otherwise.

Frame up restoration including;


Heads, portafilters and some fittings rechromed 

New racks in the groups  


New pinion gears in the groups state relay  

New pistons in the groups  

New bearings in the groups  

New heating elements.  

Rubber ‘V’ seal and brass rings conversion for easy changing of Seals 

Stainless fixings throughout​  

New Sirai pressurestat running through solid state relay and on-board on/off switch.

Custom yellow and black double powdercoating


Custom GAGGIA chrome badge


Manual water fill


Rebuilt everything else
 There is no gas architecture. The cup heating stuff is not connected but fittings supplied. 

Requires 15 amp power and plumbing in (duh).


This is a big, gorgeous in-your-face espresso lever machine that needs space.. 63cm wide x 63 x 73cm high including levers.

Pick-up only or arrange your own carrier.