By georgitte. bamboo. At Tuesday, March 19th 2019, 06:56:12 AM.
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heard that you make something out of bamboo here yes this is it this is made out of bamboo that s a steering wheel Maya originally made steering wheels out of maple and other types of wood he thought that the same technique could be used to help solve the bamboo problem that local regions were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
ocated near the Kyoto Imperial Palace established in 1741 it continues the beautiful craft of missile making and is a purveyor of miso to the Imperial Palace and many temples and shrines Takeshi Okubo a 14th generation missile artisan miisu are made from locally grown medaka the stalks are split into two millimeter thick strips which are dyed in Morvan fushimi-inari taisha around the exterior of the outer hull hang yellow misoo to ward off evil the bamboo nodes are staggered to pattern the screen the artisans working in pairs so Goldbach aid down the middle and along the edges the hooks and clasps which hold the rolled up my suit and hemp tassels are attached to finish it this will hang before a sacred place bamboo which accents the screen with its characteristic
memory shape memory a characteristic of bamboo is that it keeps its shape when it is heated and bent the takumi also added glue that hardens when heated and salt of repulsion force issue the bamboo and glue are bent while being heated at a high frequency it s ready in about ten minutes now it won t budge at all it must have been very difficult to reach this point yes we faced many issues for example with the bamboo bending but not sticking together properly we work through each problem and are now able to mass-produce the steering wheels after the bamboo material has hardened its polished coated and put through other processes until it s