By georgitte. bamboo. At Tuesday, March 19th 2019, 06:44:34 AM.
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
from bamboo is now known as the intelligent fabric something not lost on major brands such as Versace and Lacoste who now has bamboo clothing in their luxury ranges and that s not to mention another part of the APC group Ecotec Asia and their trademarked product boutiques whose beautifully made bamboo bicycles and luggage are already making waves on international markets the APC groups bamboo is also impacting the flooring industry with the world s largest wholesale distributors appreciating the strength durability and texture of a remarkable wood that is hard-wearing resistant to moisture and insects and simply beautiful energy food clothing
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heard that you make something out of bamboo here yes this is it this is made out of bamboo that s a steering wheel Maya originally made steering wheels out of maple and other types of wood he thought that the same technique could be used to help solve the bamboo problem that local regions were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