5 thoughts on “Why call him the ancestor of the woodworking construction industry?”

  1. Luban was a well -known artisan in ancient my country. Luban is not his real name. The Book of Rites, the Warring States Policy, and the Spring and Autumn Period of Lu Ban recorded that the original name of Luban was the public loser, and the “Mozi · Public Board” recorded that Luban was originally called the public loser. Wait, the literati of the past call Luban a male loser.
    The is the same as “like” and “class” in ancient times and is common. He is also the Lu country (one said today Qufu, and Tengzhou), so he was called Luban or Lu by his descendants. Later, Luban was widely circulated, so it was mistaken for the name.
    In the research of scholars, Luban was born in the thirteenth year of King Zhou Jing (507 BC). Forty years later, he lived in Lishan (now southeast of Jinan, Shandong). After 444).
    The contribution legends of Luban in the aspects of carpentry and building
    Luban was born in the family of generations of craftsmen. He has followed his family to participate in civilian labor since he was a child, and has accumulated rich practical experience in practice. During the alternation of the Spring and Autumn Period of his life, it was the period when society transformed from slavery to feudal systems. Many slaves engaged in the handicraft industry were liberated and became independent individual handicrafts. This made Luban, a slave craftsman, gained the freedom of workmanship everywhere, and his talented talent also had more room for play.
    Since ancient times, Luban’s contribution legends in woodworking and architecture have been widely circulated in the folk. He was regarded by the craftsmen of various industries of “gold, silver, copper, iron tin, and stone tiles.
    It Luban has many inventions and creations in terms of woodworking tools, machinery and weapon manufacturing. Among them, the most impact on future generations is the invention of woodworking tools. According to the records of ancient books, saws, ink fights, and tools (also known as torque), diamonds, chisels, shovel and other tools were invented by Luban. Now we see that these tools are rare at home, but this had great historical value at the time.
    Liban’s invention has liberated the craftsmen from heavy labor, which greatly improves the labor efficiency of the craftsmen. The invention of each tool was developed by Luban after repeated experiments and hard work in production practice.
    “class mother” and “class wife”
    The ruler invented by Luban is also called Luban ruler. What is the “class mother” and “class wife”? “Mother of the class” refers to the small hook on the ink fight. Luban’s mother and wife helped his invention a lot.
    The initial ink Dou did not have a hook. Every time Luban used to ask his mother to hold the ink line, the mother proposed why he didn’t use a small hook to hook the wood, so that Luban could operate independently. In order to commemorate Luban’s mother, the carpenter called the small hook on the Mo Dou as the “classmate”.
    The same way, the “class wife” also originated from Luban plane wood, always let his wife help the wood, and later invented the wooden bayonet.
    Liban is not only an outstanding inventor, it is said that his wife is also an excellent worker. There is such a story in “Jade Dedication”. Luban worked in foreign countries all year round. Seeing that the pavilion on the side of the road could shake the sun and avoid the rain, his wife Yunshi invented a pavilion that could be carried with him, so that Luban brought it every time he went out.
    The stone mills invented by Luban
    In addition, the “World Ben” records that stone mill was also invented by Luban. He saw an old lady inspired by a stone pestle. The old lady had no energy to raise the stone pestle, so she put the wheat in the stone mortar and held the stone pestle with her hands. Luban found that most of the wheat grains in the stone mortar had been pounded into flour.
    In Later, Luban found two stones, chisen into two stone slabs, chisen a groove on each slate, and chisited a hole on the side of one of the slate, and put on the wooden handle. Combine the two slate together, and the grooves above are combined. People or livestock rotate the wooden handle, and the wheat grains in the slate were leaked from the cave to be crushed into flour, and the flour leaked out of the two slate gaps.
    In the “Mozi Lu Question Article”, Lu Ban was treated by King Chu during the tour of the Chu Kingdom. To thank King Chu, he created the “ladder” and water war for the Chu army for the Chu Army. The “hook strong” (also known as “hook rejection”), the Chu army was invincible with the help of these tools.

    “Mozi Lu Question” also records: “The male loses to cut bamboo and wood as a magpie, and it will fly. The wooden birds can fly in the air for three days without landing in the air without landing. This seems a bit exaggerated today, but it is not difficult to see the talents of Luban’s craftsmanship and the dream of the ancients traveling to the sky.
    In addition, Luban has contributed a lot in architecture and sculpture. “Research” records that Luban has engraved the three -dimensional Map on the stone. It is also legendary that Luban has also carved a lifelike phoenix picture on the stone.
    Loben has invented many convenient tools for the production and life of the working people. In order to express their respect and love for Luban, people give the collective creation of the working people to Luban. Incarnation.

  2. Because the tools of woodworking, such as drilling, shovel, ruler, and ink buckets used in lines, are said to be invented by Luban. So it is called the industry ancestor.

  3. Luban is known as the ancestor of the woodworking construction industry. He has improved the labor efficiency of craftsmen in woodworking tools (such as saws, diamonds, shovels, etc.), machinery and weapons manufacturing.

  4. There are many new inventions in the handicraft construction industry. The saws and chisels he invented to help carpenter improve work efficiency and save manpower and material resources.

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