Would you like to eat iPhone ‘Pancake’
3D printer to create fun breakfast food designs. Using a combination of compressed air pressure and vacuum suction, it reproduces drawings and designs on a 19 1/4″ L x 10 1/4″ W griddle by strategically dispensing one’s preferred batter.
According to the comments, “Downloaded a jpg then used the Pancake Painter software to trace the logo, setting the darkness level for each segment to give the right appearance. Saved to the SD card, then loaded on the printer. They made a few test pancakes to adjust settings. For the true test, There is photographed the pancake user made and sent it in an e-mail and asked the recipient if the design was identifiable. The answer came back: Pittsburgh Steelers logo. Success! Besides, the pancakes tasted good, too. Give yourself plenty of time. The process is not speedy. Part of the attraction is watching the pancake printer dispense the batter to give the shades you want based on the length of time the batter is on the grill. I’m anxious to cook it up when the kids come for breakfast”:)