linea pb


a la marzocco classic, re-imagined

In crafting the Linea PB, Piero Bambi refined and sharpened design elements and fine-tuned performance features that made the Linea Classic a specialty coffee icon. The Linea PB, designed by and named in recognition of Piero Bambi, introduces a new level of performance, reliability, and craftsmanship that carries the Linea into the future in a manner that is familiar, yet also fresh and new. The Linea PB features the iconic La Marzocco polished stainless steel body, updated with simplified lines and a lower profile, equipped with exclusive, user friendly interface software that gives the barista direct functional control over boiler temperature, brewing volume, hot water tap dose, auto-back flush as well as other options.

a heavy duty workhorse - capturing the past, envisioning the future
now available with... auto brew ratio technology!
and new conical paddle


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conical paddle

This new conical valve system assures progressive control of water flow and pressure via an internal orifice, before applying full pressure. The paddle valve controls pre-infusion while the volumetric pump is working at full pressure, allowing the barista to perform pre-infusion on one group while the other is extracting coffee. This dynamic system allows the barista to reduce channeling for a more balanced extraction.

features


  • Saturated Groups: ensure unsurpassed thermal stability, shot after shot.
  • Dual Boiler System: separate boilers optimize espresso brewing and steam production.
  • Dual PID (coffee and steam): allows you to electronically control coffee and steam boiler temperature.
  • Insulated Boilers: reduce energy consumption while contributing to temperature stability.
  • Eco Mode: can be programmed to enter stand-by mode, improving energy efficiency.
  • USB: making it possible to update firmware.
  • Stainless Steel Portafilters & Precision Baskets: for improved cup quality and consistency.
  • Digital Display: temperature display, shot timers, flow pulse counter and intuitive programming simplifies the adjustment of machine parameters.
  • Tall Cups: allows you to use the machine with tall, to-go cups (+2.5cm /1in. in height).
  • Auto Back-flush Program: automatic cleaning program.
  • Available Models: 2, 3 or 4 groups.
  • Machine Operation: automatic (AV) and mechanical paddle (MP) versions.
  • Cup Warmer: maintain espresso and cappuccino cups heated at a proper temperature.
  • Pre-heating System: prior to entering into the coffee boiler, water is pre-heated – thus increasing productivity.
  • Hot Water Economizer: fine tune the temperature of the hot water spout.
  • Ruby Flow Restrictors: synthetic ruby flow restrictors resist scale formation and erosion.
  • Barista Lights: LED lighting allows you to focus on your extraction and the cup.
  • High Legs: makes it easier to access beneath the machine (+7.5cm / 3in. in height).

technical specifications


Model Height (cm/in) Width (cm/in) Depth (cm/in) Weight (kg/lbs) Voltage (VAC) Amps Service Required (A) Standard watts (W) Optional watts (W) Coffee boiler (L) Steam boiler (L)
2 Groups 53,3 / 21 71 / 28 59 / 23 61 / 134,5 200 single / 3 phase. 220 single / 3 phase. 380 3 phase. 4600 3,4 7
3 Groups 53,3 / 21 95 / 37½ 59 / 23 77 / 170 200 single / 3 phase. 220 single / 3 phase. 380 3 phase. 6100 5 11
4 Groups 53,3 / 21 119 / 47 59 / 23 117 / 258 200 single / 3 phase. 220 single / 3 phase. 380 3 phase. 8000 6,8 15