Odate Bending Wappa Kozo Lunch Box Gallery
About Odate bending Wasabi's lunch box "Koben Bento"It is a bending pottake that takes advantage of the characteristics of Akita Cedar, which is counted as one of Japan's three major beautiful woods with uniform grain. Careful handicrafts of skilled craftsmen by traditional manufacturing method are living. From the fact that it is a craftwork made from old-fashioned technology It is regarded as a traditional craft item to receive designation from the country.
Frequently asked questions about Odate bending Wasabi lunchbox
The place where you are sewing the cherry blossoms is the front.【Q2】 What is the painting of the bending starch?
It is urethane paint. There are also some products that paint lacquer in the catalog.【Q3】 How much can a bending rack be used?
Depending on how you handle it, it's okay for roughly five to six years in a box lunch. (Every day use) Some people are using it for over 10 years.【Q4】 Are lunch boxes for bending Wakaba light or heavy?
It is extremely light. For example, it is 100 g in size of Kozo lunch box (small). (Material Akita cedar is light)【Q5】 How many years old Akita Cedar is used for bending Wakaba?
We use natural Akita cedar with age 150 to 200 years.【Q6】 The difference between red painting and white paint coating (transparent painting).
The painting process is the same. It is only the difference in color.【Q7】 Can I choose the cedar grain?
It uses wood as a plate, it dries, and since it processes it, everything is different.【Q8】 How long will it take to make a bending rafter?
It is about 14 days early. Depending on the product, it takes about 20 days.
What is bending Waoba?Bending wakaba is a cylindrical wooden box made by bending thin plates such as cedar and cypress. Mainly used as a lunch box, it is often used as a lunch box. Even if it cools down, you can keep rice rich and delicious.
Odate bending Wavern's history
How to use and care for bent Wait lunch box
How to use and care for Odate bending Wasabi lunch box Frequently asked questions
Please wash with detergent every day. However, please do not put in water, hot water for a long time. (Do not use detergent in the case of snacks, unpainted.)【Q2】 I am concerned about smell, but what should I do?
Put a few dozen minutes of hot water in a container and disappear after several days repeating this. (In the case of a tea ceremony, please put the tea leaves.)【Q3】 Is it okay if the place of cherry blossoms burns out while using it?
Although it is almost sakurai skin stitching in the case of bending Wakaba, since it is also a cherry blossom sewing of the meaning of accent, if you use it, the cherry leather may be cut, but since you are holding the body with glue, it falls apart from that part There is nothing to be done.【Q4】 Can I repaint a bending starch?
can. However, it takes about 30 days. The fee costs half the standard selling price. (Shipping fee is different) There are things that can not be repaired, repainted by the product.【Q5】 The bottom part of the lunch box is darkening, why?
When you push the bottom with chopsticks, the paint film is removed and the water enters and darkens. There is no thing that will not disappear even if painted black part, please understand.【Q6】 How can I start using the lunch box?
If you use for the first time Since the wood is dry, it is easy to have rice, so wet the inside with water, then wipe off the moisture and put the rice in.[Q7] Is it okay to use a microwave oven for bending?
It can not be used for wood products. Please note that it may be burned by applying heat and it may cause deformation.【Q8】 Can I put in oils?
Put a few dozen minutes of hot water in a container and disappear after several days repeating this. (In the case of a tea ceremony, please put the tea leaves.)【Q9】 Can I put hot things in Tokuuri, sake brewer etc.?
It's okay. Please put it in a container after it is hot.
Production process of bending pansOdate bending Wakoba is appointed as traditional craftwork of the country recognized the high traditional technical strength. We will introduce the manufacturing process of Odate Makuwa made with complicated and delicate technology.
1. Selection of logs · Saw lumber
We will select Akita Cedar of logs to be used for the Odate bending Wait. Lumber and make rough materials.
2. Material removal
Decide the length and width of the wood according to the bending rack to be manufactured.
Immerse wood in water in advance. Boil water after 1 day. When the temperature reaches 80 ° C, the material softens and becomes easy to bend.
4. Bending process
Bend wood along wooden pattern. We will do it carefully so as not to damage it.
5. Drying / Adhesion
Dry naturally for 1 week to 10 days. Fix with wood shears and bond the boundary.
6. Sakura sewing
Sew the bonded surface with cherry hide and fix it. Do carefully carefully so as not to damage the trees.
7. Bottom access
Fit the bottom plate. It is necessary to have a technology that fits perfectly.
8. Painting / polishing
Finish using 轆轤 (pottery) etc, polish with the hand at the end.
It is completion of Odate bending Waiba.