How To Bend Rattan
Wednesday, October 9, 2013 at 2:08PM
[chuck] in Other, Rattan, Science, Veal Rinh commune


Pretty simple actually. Carefully heat the cane with a blow torch. And then bend it with a metal jig while it is still hot. Repeat until cane attains desired curvature. The cane will maintain this shape after it is cool. [NOTE: Video clip from rattan factory at Veal Rinh commune in Laos (see Rattan Splitter).

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