Save your countertop from getting damaged wth the firm rubber matt. Approximately 1/4 inch thick, it enhanches tamping allowing your employees to exert a full 30 lbs into the portafilter to reduce channeling of the water. Aids in pulling the perfect shot of espresso to give you the crema you desire. No more chipped and damaged countertops, this stylish matt is the proffesional choice. Fits perfectly in front of your grinder for ease of use and ease of cleaning. You espresso bar is fully equiped when you add the professional tamp pad to your works!