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Rapid Pancake Sorting Robot

(YouTube Link) This video by ABB Robotics demonstrates a sorting robot used in a pancake factory. The action starts at about 1:15, when the robot begins sorting 400 pancakes per minute, switching off so that specific sizes are in a specific order. Just imagine how we could benefit if this machine was applied to soylent green [...]

Robot Pancake Sorting Machine Operates With Deadly Speed, Accuracy

For today’s weird video enjoyment, I bring you this bizarre promotional video for ABB Robotics and Honeytop Pancakes, in which it is revealed that ABB’s robots can sort and stack pancakes at superhuman speed. The repeated shots of the robot’s huge “FlexPicker™ Arms” grabbing and stacking pancakes remind me distinctly of The Matrix, in which [...]