By georgitte. bamboo. At Wednesday, March 13th 2019, 20:30:33 PM.
that does not become moldy but moisture control wasn t the only problem it takes a lot of force to bend bamboo and the repulsion force is also very strong I had a hard time coming up with a way to control it with wood you can cut a big piece into the shape of a steering wheel but this doesn t work with bamboo because it s hollow instead you would need to layer some pieces and then bend them to form the shape of a steering wheel however repulsion force exerted in this moment is over 100 kilograms to shut down the repulsion force they turned to heat shaping by heating the bamboo while it is bent the bamboo does not Bend back and retains its shape
Factory in mangaka City Kochi Prefecture hello I m Michelle hello I m my Aida today s Takumi is Adi here omaeda he is an engineer who specializes in wood processing I heard that you make something out of bamboo here yes this is it this is made out of bamboo that s a steering wheel Maya originally made steering wheels out of maple and other types of wood he thought that the same technique could be used to help solve the bamboo problem that local regions were facing however wood and bamboo had very different characteristics and it wasn t an easy task bamboo has high moisture content immediately after it s been cut because mold grows easily controlling
even Kashmir raw bamboo when treated produces a fluffy soft material known as bamboo fiber before being spun into thread twice the softest cotton bamboo can now be used for all types of clothing and even luxuriously soft bed sheets the world s top brands and their designers are clamoring for bamboo fiber not only because of its quality but also for its sustainability and bamboo makes much better financial sense with some species yielding 50 times more per acre than cotton while requiring far less water to grow bamboo fibers are not only soft and eco-friendly they re also naturally temperature regulating helping your body breathe by taking away perspiration and reacting to body temperature keeping you 4 degrees cooler or warmer depending on your environment cloth