Designer Toast

Modern Decor

Designer Sung Bae Chang invented a toaster that can burn pretty much anything onto your morning slice.

The Scan Toaster connects to a PC over USB and downloads everything
from local weather conditions and the current time to the morning’s
news headlines.

Inside the toaster is a network of toasting “modules”, each heated
by a hot wire. Each module can move by 30° and, once the user selects
what they want on their toast – excluding a topping, of course – the
modules align themselves and burn the appropriate content onto the

The appliance is a finalist in design competition run by
manufacturer Electrolux  and designer Sung Bae Chang said he got the
idea whilst – you guessed it – making some toast.


Individual modules (left) are heated and moved about (center) to create the on-toast image

via Registar Hardware

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  1. Kitchen

    Feb 27, 2009 at 1:19 am

    No way, that is the coolest thing ever! Genius!

  2. Kitchen Designer/eater

    Mar 13, 2009 at 3:24 pm

    I think that is awesome, makes me want to eat toast! Thanks for making me smile…

  3. bobilou

    Apr 1, 2009 at 11:01 am

    I want one! Great Christmas gifts!!

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