Watch The Fascinating Way Your Nonstick Pans Are Made

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Love ’em or hate ’em, most of us have cooked with nonstick frying pans at some point in our lives.

But just how do those pans get to be nonstick in the first place?

As part of their How It’s Made series, the Science Channel recently visited the Swiss Diamond factory to discover just how your frying pan is made. We have to admit it’s mesmerizing.

There are so many more steps and proprietary materials than we ever realized went into making nonstick cookware. Watch the full video to see just how the pans are made.