How to make tissue paper in Samarkand

• How to make tissue paper in Samarkand

It's a factory for the production of tissue paper in Uzbekistan in Samarkand. Now I will show how the past few centuries to make paper. And why is it better than our usual white.

How to make tissue paper in Samarkand

First, take the plant from which we use the skin. These are the branches. It grows in the vicinity of Samarkand, the local shop and bought tons of add up.

How to make tissue paper in Samarkand

Treat them this thing, even in winter. In the autumn of clean skin, the winter will be cooking. Enough for the whole season.

How to make tissue paper in Samarkand

Then you need to soak the stems to hide easily behind. Here is a device scoops up water from a river and splashing in a special channel.

How to make tissue paper in Samarkand

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How to make tissue paper in Samarkand

Otmochennye branches arrive on the table for processing. The main thing - bark. Branches themselves further in the process do not participate.

How to make tissue paper in Samarkand

Here is ready to bark:

How to make tissue paper in Samarkand

It is very soft.

How to make tissue paper in Samarkand

Now it is necessary to boil so that it becomes very soft and fine, raspolzayas of fibers.

How to make tissue paper in Samarkand

These fibers need to pound in a mortar. Mortars are launched that same machine from the picture to the kata - watermill - when round timber presses the lever is raised and lowered by a pestle mortar.

How to make tissue paper in Samarkand

The output is is such a substance such as a soft clay - but from the fibers:

How to make tissue paper in Samarkand

Her cast into a vat of water and stirred until a slurry state. Then from the vat through a sieve scooped sheet. There he is:

How to make tissue paper in Samarkand

and is put under the press.

How to make tissue paper in Samarkand

If the sheet is a lot - they are paving the dry, to separate them:

How to make tissue paper in Samarkand

Then the extruded sheets laid out to dry on a variety of surfaces. Usually that's such a stand, but in the middle of the season - generally everywhere.

How to make tissue paper in Samarkand

For example, the trace of the sheet on the window.

How to make tissue paper in Samarkand

Dry leaf gnarled and terrible. And fluffy like suede.

How to make tissue paper in Samarkand

Therefore, it is necessary to polish a special thing.

How to make tissue paper in Samarkand

The output is a need paper. Here it is (dark), and that's our standard next light. Standard Contrast, read it during the day is not as convenient (and no one has read in the evening, by candlelight - to spoil the eye). Term archival storage - 120-140 years versus 30-40 years for the plain paper. Plus Samarkand paper allows you to write a pen - no ink breaks through. In the ancient world it was a rarity.

How to make tissue paper in Samarkand

That paper clothes:

How to make tissue paper in Samarkand

Envelopes:

How to make tissue paper in Samarkand

And the book. This charter madrassas (university):

How to make tissue paper in Samarkand

The fields are very large. This is done to ensure that the owner of the book could leave notes, in fact, complement the book. As circulation was not there, it took more than a concrete practical sense.

How to make tissue paper in Samarkand