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https://buff.ly/2QIiN1P Brandon Young of Bone Dead Robotics wrote in to tell us about two fighting robots he designed in Solidworks and built with the help of custom parts from Big Blue Saw. Read more about them:


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https://buff.ly/2S0Wjtx We helped this company turn their process control designs into real parts for helping create solar cells.

Solar Power Breakthrough Tech Built with Big Blue Saw - Big Blue Saw
1336 Technologies is creating the future of energy electric power by reducing the cost of solar cells. A large portion of the cost of solar cells comes from the cost of the silicon wafers needed for their manufacture. And 1336 Technologies has...
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We often get asked by beginners which free or low cost CAD software to use. Here's our list.

What software can I use to make files for Big Blue Saw? - Big Blue Saw
First, if you have a drawing or Computer Aided Design (CAD) program that you use regularly, check to see if it can Save As? or Export? a DXF file. If you don't have software that has this capability, we recommend the following software: Free Computer...
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Learn more about the low-taper waterjet cutting service from Big Blue Saw. Find out when it makes sense to use low-taper vs. regular waterjet cutting.

What is low-taper waterjet cutting? - Big Blue Saw
Low-taper water-jet cutting is a revolutionary process that removes nearly all the taper found in parts made using ordinary waterjet machining. Parts made with low-taper waterjet cutting are much more accurate, as the cut edge is square to the face...
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https://buff.ly/2PrEiYg If you haven't been to our website lately, it's time to check it out. We've enhanced it with a modern look, lots more photos of custom parts to inspire you, and made it easier than ever to find the information you need to complete your projects. This is just the beginning of many changes to come.

Let us know what you think.



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One of our customers created this. Check out that Commodore key!

Pemdas's Custom Keyboard with Waterjet Cut Plate - Big Blue Saw
Our customer pemdas wrote to send us a photo of the keyboard he created with some help from Big Blue Saw. The top plate was waterjet cut by Big Blue Saw from 0.063" thick aluminum 6061. Here's what he had to say about our...
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https://buff.ly/2zMZugz MIT's Little HERMES Bipedal Robot uses Big Blue Saw waterjet cut aluminum frame parts. Built by Ph.D. candidate João Luiz Almeida de Souza Ramos.



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Waterjet experts use a variety of techniques to turn flat waterjet cut parts into 3 dimensional assemblies. This is one of the most popular of those techniques.

Construction techniques: Tab and Slot with T-nut construction
One of the most popular ways to create a 3 dimensional assembly of waterjet cut parts is via the t-nut technique. In this technique, a bolt or screw i......
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How to get sponsored by Big Blue Saw. Learn the BIGGEST MISTAKES that sponsorship seekers make.

Sponsorship - Big Blue Saw
Regularly I get emailed by individuals, groups, teams, and events seeking sponsorship for their project. Typically Big Blue Saw's sponsorship comes in the form of free waterjet cutting or laser cutting services or as gift certificates. Big Blue Saw...
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Learn how standard cold rolled steel gauges will affect your waterjet cut parts.

How Thick is a Steel Gauge? And Why is My Part 0.002 Inches Too Thin? - Big Blue Saw
When you order custom waterjet cut cold rolled steel on the Big Blue Saw website, you've got a choice of several different thicknesses for your parts. We offer the following thicknesses, from 0.0239 inch all the way up to 0.135 inch: 0.0239,...
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