The Apexstone 51mm coffee tamper is a must-have for espresso tamping. It compresses beans like no other, and it's easy to disassemble into two pieces. Experts recommend it for compressing fresh ground espresso in coffee shops. This tamper is designed to endure corrosion and other wear and tear over time, thanks to its strong chrome plated iron construction. The 51mm diameter base fits effortlessly into most espresso machine portafilters, making it a versatile and handy tool to have on hand. The best part is that cleaning it doesn't take much effort. It may be washed or rinsed with plain water, and it won't require the use of a dishwasher.