You have to see this Skittles color sorting machine

By: Angeli Kakade, Buzz60

Skittles are the candy that let you taste the rainbow, but sometimes you don't want the full rainbow. Maybe you're someone who picks out all the red ones.

A 19-year-old mechanical engineering student in the Netherlands who spends his spare time inventing machines just invented a pretty sophisticated M&Ms and Skittles sorting machine.

The idea wasn't his own and he's probably not the first person wanting to solve this ultimate first world problem.

The machine, which is about a foot high, works by using a color sensor. A series of motors and parts made on a 3-D printer.

You pour the skittles in the bag, the sensor separates the skittles and the wheel rounds them out into bowls as they come out.

According to the student, the color sorting process takes 2-3 minutes to complete.

This kid is going to grow up to be the dad on 'Honey I Shrunk the Kids,' tinkering away in his attic and accidentally reducing his children to the size of ant food.

But for now let's just hope this skittle sorter goes to market because who actually likes the purple ones?

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A sample of liquid cocoa product, heated to 65 degrees celsius, sits in a test tray after collection from a storage tank at the new Transmar Group plant which makes cocoa products for Russian chocolate makers in Ozery, Russia, on Wednesday, March 30, 2016. Transmar Group, one of the world's largest independent cocoa processors, is targeting the $7.3 billion Russian chocolate market by opening a new factory. Photographer: Andrey Rudakov/Bloomberg via Getty Images
Shavings of pressed cocoa butter sit before processing at the new Transmar Group plant which makes cocoa products for Russian chocolate makers in Ozery, Russia, on Wednesday, March 30, 2016. Transmar Group, one of the world's largest independent cocoa processors, is targeting the $7.3 billion Russian chocolate market by opening a new factory. Photographer: Andrey Rudakov/Bloomberg via Getty Images
A sample of liquid cocoa product, heated to 65 degrees celsius, sits in a test tray after collection from a storage tank at the new Transmar Group plant which makes cocoa products for Russian chocolate makers in Ozery, Russia, on Wednesday, March 30, 2016. Transmar Group, one of the world's largest independent cocoa processors, is targeting the $7.3 billion Russian chocolate market by opening a new factory. Photographer: Andrey Rudakov/Bloomberg via Getty Images
A sample of liquid cocoa product, heated to 65 degrees celsius, sits in a test tray after collection from a storage tank at the new Transmar Group plant which makes cocoa products for Russian chocolate makers in Ozery, Russia, on Wednesday, March 30, 2016. Transmar Group, one of the world's largest independent cocoa processors, is targeting the $7.3 billion Russian chocolate market by opening a new factory. Photographer: Andrey Rudakov/Bloomberg via Getty Images
Shavings of pressed cocoa powder sit before melting at the new Transmar Group plant which makes cocoa products for Russian chocolate makers in Ozery, Russia, on Wednesday, March 30, 2016. Transmar Group, one of the world's largest independent cocoa processors, is targeting the $7.3 billion Russian chocolate market by opening a new factory. Photographer: Andrey Rudakov/Bloomberg via Getty Images
An employee prepares a jar of hot liquid cocoa butter for testing in the control laboratory at the new Transmar Group plant which makes cocoa products for Russian chocolate makers in Ozery, Russia, on Wednesday, March 30, 2016. Transmar Group, one of the world's largest independent cocoa processors, is targeting the $7.3 billion Russian chocolate market by opening a new factory. Photographer: Andrey Rudakov/Bloomberg via Getty Images
Shavings of pressed cocoa powder sit before melting at the new Transmar Group plant which makes cocoa products for Russian chocolate makers in Ozery, Russia, on Wednesday, March 30, 2016. Transmar Group, one of the world's largest independent cocoa processors, is targeting the $7.3 billion Russian chocolate market by opening a new factory. Photographer: Andrey Rudakov/Bloomberg via Getty Images
An employee prepares a sample of liquid cocoa product for testing in the control laboratory at the new Transmar Group plant which makes cocoa products for Russian chocolate makers in Ozery, Russia, on Wednesday, March 30, 2016. Transmar Group, one of the world's largest independent cocoa processors, is targeting the $7.3 billion Russian chocolate market by opening a new factory. Photographer: Andrey Rudakov/Bloomberg via Getty Images
An employee moves a pallet containing boxes of compressed cocoa butter around a storage area at the new Transmar Group plant which makes cocoa products for Russian chocolate makers in Ozery, Russia, on Wednesday, March 30, 2016. Transmar Group, one of the world's largest independent cocoa processors, is targeting the $7.3 billion Russian chocolate market by opening a new factory. Photographer: Andrey Rudakov/Bloomberg via Getty Images
An employee unwraps a large briquette of compressed cocoa powder for smelting at the new Transmar Group plant which makes cocoa products for Russian chocolate makers in Ozery, Russia, on Wednesday, March 30, 2016. Transmar Group, one of the world's largest independent cocoa processors, is targeting the $7.3 billion Russian chocolate market by opening a new factory. Photographer: Andrey Rudakov/Bloomberg via Getty Images
An employee pours a sample of liquid cocoa product, heated to 65 degrees celsius, from a storage tank at the new Transmar Group plant which makes cocoa products for Russian chocolate makers in Ozery, Russia, on Wednesday, March 30, 2016. Transmar Group, one of the world's largest independent cocoa processors, is targeting the $7.3 billion Russian chocolate market by opening a new factory. Photographer: Andrey Rudakov/Bloomberg via Getty Images
An employee holds a sample of liquid cocoa product, heated to 65 degrees celsius, after collecting it from a storage tank at the new Transmar Group plant which makes cocoa products for Russian chocolate makers in Ozery, Russia, on Wednesday, March 30, 2016. Transmar Group, one of the world's largest independent cocoa processors, is targeting the $7.3 billion Russian chocolate market by opening a new factory. Photographer: Andrey Rudakov/Bloomberg via Getty Images
An employee walks across the top of a liquid cocoa product storage tank at the new Transmar Group plant which makes cocoa products for Russian chocolate makers in Ozery, Russia, on Wednesday, March 30, 2016. Transmar Group, one of the world's largest independent cocoa processors, is targeting the $7.3 billion Russian chocolate market by opening a new factory. Photographer: Andrey Rudakov/Bloomberg via Getty Images
An employee pours a sample of liquid cocoa product, heated to 65 degrees celsius, from a storage tank at the new Transmar Group plant which makes cocoa products for Russian chocolate makers in Ozery, Russia, on Wednesday, March 30, 2016. Transmar Group, one of the world's largest independent cocoa processors, is targeting the $7.3 billion Russian chocolate market by opening a new factory. Photographer: Andrey Rudakov/Bloomberg via Getty Images
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