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your way to coway

cutting scale
nov 01, 2006
cutting scale by jim termeer from usa

designer's own words:

"

This concept is a cutting board that has an integrated scale within a defined area on it's surface. This allows a person to both cut and measure ingredients on the same surface with very little extra effort. Simply put, it precisely reduces the steps of preparation, dishes to clean, and time wasted.

There has been a tranformative trend in cooking based around the science of food. Central to this is the idea that precise measument leads to more possibilities for new flavors. Recipies will become more demanding, requiring simple ways to be precise in the kitchen.

Technology feasibility: (estimated timeline for research and devleopment)

Now: Manufacturing methods to embed the following electronics into cutting board material.

1-3 years: Strain guage sensor grid technology that enables precise measurements to be embedded in a substrate.

1-3 years: Low-voltage PV (Photovoltaics) that would provide suffecient power.

1-5 years: "Electronic ink" display technology that does not use light and can be embedded into substrates.


push ingredients into circle

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Nothing in circle= zero grams

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new but real technology

  • Gostaria de comprar uma destas onde consigo, moro no Brasil..grato..
    I want to by one of this cutting scale, i live in Brasil, were a find it??? Tks

    TOM GOMES says:
  • I’m throwing my money at the screen, but nothing is happening!

    Skellious says:
  • as a summer project at ITU i have designed a more developed concept months before this one who got big rewards :)

    ozan says:
  • what if you need to tare or zero the scale again? It’s an awesome concept, though.

    Empath says:
  • Is the cutting board on the market?

    Anne Hester says:
  • Please tell me how to buy this gadget! What is the point of posting something as cool as this 43 weeks ago without having a way to purchase it? Jim Termeer, please get this produce to amazon immediately.

    Wanting customer says:
  • Just saw this on FB and would love to buy at least one.

    C.J. says:
  • I mean like, I am going to school to be a chef and I’m already looking on Amazon for one!!! The only thing that I worry about is washing. If this is electronic and you need to wash it in water, then how does that work….?

    Jackielyn Rivers says:
  • You need to kickstart this. Immediately. :)

    I WANT THIS says:
  • SHUT UP AND TAKE MY MONEY!

    CookingLVR says:
  • I am working in a kitchenware manufacturer and i think this idea has potential and make sure the price is affordable.

    Frank Yang says:
  • Hello. Kickstarter.

    Amy says:
  • This NEEDS to happen.

    Andrea says:
  • Wow, comments 7 years after it hit the blog- I never would have guessed that. I am also wondering why this isn’t on the market, in this form or some other. Guess I have to take another look. -Jim

    Jim T, says:
  • Does it exist? Or it’s only a great idea? Where can I buy it?

    andrefurtado says:
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