How does a Donut Machine work? (Krispy Kreme)

From Jared Owen.

Let’s go behind the glass wall to see how Krispy Kreme donuts are made😍🍩
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Thanks to Nate at the Meridian Krispy Kreme for answering all my donut machine questions!

👨Video Credits:
Research: Derek Richardson – https://www.youtube.com/@OrbitalVelocity
3D Modeler/Animator: Ixaur – https://ixaur.com/
3D Animator: Slimen Selmi – https://www.youtube.com/@sou_arts
Glaze Fluid Simulation: Joel Adams – https://www.youtube.com/@Iridesium

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🌐Sources:
How Krispy Kreme Doughnuts Are Made (Insider): https://youtu.be/ChqXsD5L8Ac?si=UHAXe9K0-isPOiPb
Krispy Kreme’s Glaze Donuts (Destination America): https://youtu.be/0UV8E7vWxhU?si=L4RGzJaFlZ-q4Mp2
How Krispy Kreme Doughnuts are Made (Food Network): https://youtu.be/-lu1kX4S9lU?si=G5SY8gVuXL5AZCI7
How Krispy Kreme Became a National Treasure (Smithsonian Channel): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8HH1bj6-KL8
Krispy Kreme Automatic Ring-King Junior: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vMGfIhVGKg4

https://science.howstuffworks.com/innovation/edible-innovations/krispy-kreme.htm
https://www.history.com/shows/the-food-that-built-america/season-3/episode-3

🟠This animation was made with Blender 4.0 (Cycles Render)
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For Blender fans out there – you may have noticed the Blender logo donut on the bottom row under the glass display (first shown at 1:17).
You may have also noticed the face of Andrew Price at 9:25. Andrew (also known as @blenderguru) is a Blender legend, famous for teaching people how to make 3D donuts.
If you want to start learning Blender I encourage you to watch his Blender Donut Series! https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLjEaoINr3zgEPv5y–4MKpciLaoQYZB1Z

🎵Music (epidemicsound.com):
Digital Hearts by Matt Wigton
No Stress Zone by PALA
Flowstate by PALA

🎧Here is some of the gear that I use for animation:
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⌚Timestamps:
00:00 – Intro
01:00 – Factory Store
01:42 – First Factory
02:14 – Ring King Junior
02:56 – Machine Today
04:09 – Mixer
04:50 – Extruder
05:25 – Proofer
06:19 – Fryer
07:38 – Glaze Waterfall
08:47 – Retail Curve
09:10 – Cooling Tunnel
09:32 – Other Donuts
11:18 – Safety
11:48 – Brilliant

📼Video Summary:
Krispy Kreme is famous for its donut machine. You can watch the machine from behind a glass wall inside the store. The first Krispy Kreme store was in 1937. In the 1950s they used the Krispy Automatic Ring-King Junior to make the donuts. The machine today is a lot bigger and can churn out over 3000 donuts per hour! The machine has several main parts: mixer, extruder, proofer, fryer, glaze waterfall, retail curve, and cooling tunnel. The machine can be modified to make different types of donuts; some of them are dipped by hand into colored icing. Experienced workers need to monitor the machine at each step of the way. Just in case, they also have the emergency stop button.

#KrispyKreme #Donut #Howitworks