Originally Posted by poopresearch
A stock Luxe should get around 9 pods. Some get more, but a properly functioning Luxe should reliably get around 9 pods off a full fill on a 68/4500.
There are no good ways to increase the efficiency significantly without sacrificing smoothness, quietness and gentleness etc.
Exactly, so he's not that far off. A bit of break in.....some tuning, barrel matching and he'll be fine. He's only off by about a pod and a half by his count, which is probably not all that accurate. No reason to panic.