The T-2 machine I use works well but not near as smooth as the regular Top-O-Matic machine. It seems durable but need to stay on the oiling and maintenance. I am kind of bummed out about the overall performance of the T-2. I am going to put it away and continue to use the regular Top-O-Matic machine which I feel is the better of the two machines.
The secret to using the TopOMatic machines...all of them...is to use PIPE tobacco; not CIGARETTE tobacco! The pipe tobacco is a longer cut and doesn't jam the machine like the finer cut cigarette tobacco does. True about oiling it...and cleaning it but the biggest thing on the "jams" is the tobacco used. The pipe tobacco doesn't taste any different than the cigarette does...the only difference
my first machine made 6000 ciggs before went bad after doing a lot of changing of parts FOUND OUT the tamper had black coating on it from tobaco Tamper was the problem all the while - Tamper ( part T2010 ) must have a mirror finish on it or tobaco will not slide 16 buck + so order a couple to save on ship . JIM PS otherwise no complants .
A Top Quality machine. I have already saved more than my initial purchase price. The introductory offer of this machine pound of tobacco and box of papers; is a best Buy! These people are first rate and provide fast shipping and Great service. Thanks
I've been using this machine for about 9 months now. It does a great job but PLEASE be sure to oil it. The action should be smooth and easy if not it is overfilled or badly in need of oil.
I have also used allot of cigarette machines and this one is by far the best I have found and very easy to use. I can make a pack of cigarettes in less then 5 minutes. The only problem at first is learning how much tobacco to use because if you use to much it jams and you have to dig he tabacco out. If it feels too hard to crank stop and take some tabacco out. It should crank easily if you used th
I have used menny R Y O Injectors The top O matic is by far the best. But I found the t2 to be porly bilt and to be a Prblum o matic