The bell tower area wenchuang added clock ingenuity. On April 23, the "craftsman came" xu family of timepieces officially opened in yonghong street, and the cultural festival of yonghong timepieces officially opened on the same day.
The home of xu family clock will become the first exhibition hall in China integrating the works of Swiss and domestic independent timekeepers, and set up a watch making workshop, allowing the citizens of changzhou to experience the spirit of craftsmanship solidified in the hands in close distance, and experience the new inheritance of the soviet-style movable-pair clock after the history. It will also serve as a model to attract more watchmakers to join, and based in changzhou, to create the yonghong international watch and clock fair.
Bell tower area YongGong street Xu Gubao official opening of the household of the clock, let people enjoy the local clock master Xu Gubao style - as in jiangsu province folk inventor, has two world guinness book of records, handmade mechanical clock, 60 years for 18 patents of invention, alone beeline timepieces Oscar - Basel, Switzerland international design jewellery, became the first international Chinese chronometer independent creators.
On the opening day of the museum, the world's oldest planetarium - the water transport equipment. Around 1090 AD, invented by the northern song dynasty astronomer suzon et al., the water transport equipment xiangtai integrated observation, demonstration, timing and timing, all relying on mechanical devices. Many of xu's creations were inspired by the water transport platform.
Traditional Chinese craftsman and master often have a step of distance, but it is just like the past. What lies in the middle is "whether the work has soul or not". To this, xu answered: "all my works express my thoughts." Without culture, clocks are mechanical. To give thought is where the heart and soul are.