How to Understand Descaling Cycle Frequency on Gaggia Velasca

Learn how often you should descale your Gaggia Velasca based on the hardness of your water.

Descaling Cycle Frequency

Hardness

Water Hardness

Without Water Filter

Not Reactivating the Filter

1

Soft water (up to 7°dH)

Approx. every 6 months / 240 litres

210 litres

2

Medium water (7° - 14°dH)

Approx. every 3 months / 120 litres

105 litres

3

Hard water (15° - 21°dH)

Approx. every 6 weeks or 60 litres

52.5 litres

4

Very hard water (over 21°dH)

Approx. every 4 weeks or 30 litres

26.25 litres

The default water hardness level is 4. Each liter of water corresponds to approximately 2,000 pulses.

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