Re: [vacpot] General Electric Vacuum maker 129P18 question
- Hi Gary, It's one of the GE automatic pots. There is a magnet in the burner (what you call the switch control) that raises up to
attract that little metal valve piece at the bottom of the funnel. It will hold by magnetic force through the glass.
The principle is that when the coffee heads north and brews, the gurgling will jar the metal valve piece away from the magnet, then
the magnet will then retract back down into the burner and shut off the heater...allowing the brewing to finish and the coffee to
Good find! I hope you enjoy it! I still haven't tried one of those yet, but I hear they make decent coffee.
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From: "sotahtats_gary" <garym@...>
Sent: Saturday, June 30, 2007 2:18 PM
Subject: [vacpot] General Electric Vacuum maker 129P18 question
Just got a glass GE 129P18 coffee maker.
I have a couple of questions.
Does anyone have any instructions for that model?
The burner has some type of switch control that must pop up to turn on
There is also a metal valve type piece that fits on the bottom of the
upper units tube. What is it for?