Varia VS3 (Gen 2) grind settings

The Varia VS3 (Gen 2) can grind coffee between a range of 170 – 1400 microns.

Varia VS3 (Gen 2) grind size chart

Varia VS3 (Gen 2) grind size chartNumbers from zero012345678910111213141516171819TurkishEspressoV60AeropressMoka PotPour OverSiphonFilter Coffee MachineFrench PressCuppingCold BrewCold DripSteep-and-release0200400600800100012001400μmExtra FineFineMedium FineMediumMedium CoarseCoarseExtra Coarse
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Varia VS3 (Gen 2) grind size table

The table below displays our recommended micron ranges for each brew method and their corresponding settings for the Varia VS3 (Gen 2).

Varia VS3 (Gen 2) grind settings
MicronsSettings
Brew methodMinMaxMinMax
Turkish40 μm220 μm00.7
Espresso180 μm380 μm0.23.3
V60400 μm700 μm3.78.4
Aeropress320 μm960 μm2.412.5
Moka Pot360 μm660 μm3.17.8
Pour Over410 μm930 μm3.912.1
Siphon375 μm800 μm3.310
Filter Coffee Machine300 μm900 μm2.111.6
French Press690 μm1300 μm8.318
Cupping460 μm850 μm4.710.8
Cold Brew800 μm1440 μm10.119.6
Cold Drip820 μm1270 μm10.417.5
Steep-and-release450 μm825 μm4.510.4

Other Varia grinder settings

Where does this information come from?

For the past four years, we’ve gathered data on coffee grinders to develop our coffee grind size chart. The data for these charts comes from our research and the feedback we receive from coffee lovers.