Pure Titanium Double-Walled Tumbler Pottery Series
Enjoy a frothy head of beer with this premium light tumbler. The key point of this titanium tumbler is the welding technology involved in creating double walled tumbler with a thin lip. Engineers at HORIE have developed a method of developing a very thin lip while being double walled with a smooth polished finish. You will not be distracted by the thickness of this tumbler.
The texture of the surface is created by the varying crystal patterns that appear when titanium is heated in an oven at 1,055 degrees Celsius. This tumbler, although metal, feels like silk and has a unique presence. With its double layer composition, it’s a very good insulator, keeping hot or cold drinks just as they ought to be. At the same time, the temperature is contained well within, so you don’t have to worry about burning your hand, or condensation on the outside of the tumbler. Titanium is also tasteless, odorless, lightweight, strong, and doesn’t rust.
However beneficial these characteristics, it is also known for being difficult to process and treat. The Company was able to develop a way to manipulate it quite freely. In fact, it carried out research and development efforts in the city of Tsubame, Niigata Prefecture, an area known for metal machining, that took several decades. The monument created for the London Olympics likewise benefitted from these R&D efforts, receiving rave reviews.
Material: Pure Titanium Size: 350 cc, 7 x 13.5 cm Made in Japan Tsubame, Niigata Prefecture