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Re: Custom Waterjet Cut Parts

Post by Big Blue Saw » Jan 05, 2016 4:59 pm

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Our online quoting and ordering system can work with both vector and raster files, though we prefer DXF vector files.

But did you know that the DXF you upload might have an embedded raster image? Read more about it here:

https://www.bigbluesaw.com/big-blue-saw ... files.html

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Re: Custom Waterjet Cut Parts

Post by Big Blue Saw » Jan 20, 2016 12:08 pm

Custom load holding fixtures made with Big Blue Saw:
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Our mystery customer who created these says " Using BBS for these type of fixtures saves us 50%+ on traditional tooling and also allows us to build instrument & medium load machines in a clean office."

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Re: Custom Waterjet Cut Parts

Post by Big Blue Saw » Feb 03, 2016 11:19 am

Heads up: our sale is coming next week on aluminum 6061, 1/4 inch thick. Get your designs ready now and test them out on our online quoting system so that you're ready when the time comes:
http://www.bigbluesaw.com/quote

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Re: Custom Waterjet Cut Parts

Post by spinningmagnets » Feb 03, 2016 11:37 am

Keep in mind the ability to employ a "captive nut" out of steel in an aluminum plate joint:

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Re: Custom Waterjet Cut Parts

Post by Big Blue Saw » Feb 10, 2016 10:56 am

Reminder: your last chance to save on waterjet cut parts is today.

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Read about our sale on waterjet cut parts.

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Decision 2016: Waterjet Cutting Sale

Post by Big Blue Saw » Mar 23, 2016 1:18 pm

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We're getting ready for a sale on custom CNC waterjet cut parts! Help us decide which material to put on sale next!

Get your designs ready for the next sale by using our online quoting system.

Vote now!

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Step by step Instructables waterjet cut & laser cut parts

Post by Big Blue Saw » Mar 30, 2016 10:46 am

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Ready to build an electric go-kart or upgrade an existing bike using waterjet cut parts? Have a look at our list of favorite Instrucatables for step-by-step instructions for building with waterjet cut and laser cut parts.

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Re: Custom Waterjet Cut Parts

Post by Big Blue Saw » Apr 06, 2016 1:49 pm

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Read more about the sale on our website.

We've got a sale coming up next week on aluminum 6061 parts in 1/4 inch thickness. If you haven't tried turning your designs into real parts with our service, now is a great time to get started.

Read more about the sale on our website.

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Re: Custom Waterjet Cut Parts

Post by Big Blue Saw » Apr 13, 2016 1:48 pm

A big thanks to all of our customers who ordered custom aluminum parts in this week's sale.

Weren't able to participate in this sale because you didn't have CAD software? Check out our list of free and low-cost software on our website.

Then read about formatting CAD files for our online quoting and ordering system.

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Re: Custom Waterjet Cut Parts

Post by Big Blue Saw » May 02, 2016 3:15 pm

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Another sale coming up next week, this time on 1/8" aluminum 6061. For hints on how to best get your parts during the next sale, read more about the sale on our website.

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Re: Custom Waterjet Cut Parts

Post by Big Blue Saw » May 09, 2016 10:34 am

Quick reminder: sale starts today. Learn how to get the lowest prices.

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Re: Custom Waterjet Cut Parts

Post by Big Blue Saw » May 11, 2016 9:27 am

Get your order in to us before it's too late. The sale ends today.

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Re: Custom Waterjet Cut Parts

Post by Big Blue Saw » May 31, 2016 3:21 pm

Need lettering on your waterjet cut parts? Read about the right way to do it before you pick the wrong font. https://www.bigbluesaw.com/big-blue-saw ... ering.html

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Re: Custom Waterjet Cut Parts

Post by Big Blue Saw » Jun 09, 2016 11:53 am

Another sale is coming June 15-17 on 1/8" aluminum. Get your designs ready now: http://www.bigbluesaw.com/quote

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Re: Custom Waterjet Cut Parts

Post by Big Blue Saw » Jun 15, 2016 12:05 pm

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Big Blue Saw's sale on custom aluminum parts is going on right now. Get discounts on your custom motor mounts, bearing blocks, baseplates, and more made from 6061 aluminum to your specifications. Read more about it on our website.

https://www.bigbluesaw.com/big-blue-saw ... minum.html

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Waterjet cut part sale next week: 1/4" 6061

Post by Big Blue Saw » Jul 11, 2016 1:28 pm

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Save on 1/4 inch thick 6061 aluminum next week. These are custom parts made from designs you upload to our website. This is useful for motor mounts, baseplates, frame parts, and the like.

Read more about it.

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Sale September 19-21

Post by Big Blue Saw » Sep 15, 2016 12:58 pm

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Our next sale is September 19-21 on aluminum 6061 and stainless steel. Read more about it.

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Tough and Transparent Sale Oct 17-19.

Post by Big Blue Saw » Oct 18, 2016 10:08 am

We're having a sale on custom parts made from your designs this week. Order polycarbonate or aluminum waterjet cut parts could save you a lot of money. Read more: http://www.bigbluesaw.com/big-blue-saw- ... 17-19.html

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Re: Custom Waterjet Cut Parts

Post by MattyCiii » Oct 19, 2016 6:18 pm

Thanks! I ordered some new bike parts in 1/4" 6061...
1st build: Dahon Jetstream folding bike. Quick, reliable, capable of 32mph. Light enough to lift, folds for easy transport by car/bus/train.
2nd build: RC powered 2009 Norco A-Line. Top speed 39mph. Built like a tank, it's resistant to Boston potholes, can stop on a dime, easily goes up/down curbs when necessary.
3rd build (just started): Scratch build ultimate utility bike. Based on a common power module using a NuVinci left side freewheel.

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Re: Custom Waterjet Cut Parts

Post by Big Blue Saw » Oct 19, 2016 7:37 pm

We always appreciate your business. Let us know how the project turns out.

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Re: Custom Waterjet Cut Parts

Post by Big Blue Saw » Jan 16, 2017 5:21 pm

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Sale this week: waterjet cut ABS and aluminum 6061 in 0.25 inch thickness.

Read more about the sale on our website.

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Re: Custom Waterjet Cut Parts

Post by ecycler » Jan 17, 2017 6:52 pm

I have been very pleased with your services/deliveries ordered in the past!

Is there any way to make these sales last longer? I always would like to take advantage of them, but never have time to drop what I am doing to rush and design a part I will need in the future in less than 48 hours during the middle of a work week... I guess that the nature of them is that you post them when you have extra time/inventory for short periods, but just expressing my desire.
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Re: Custom Waterjet Cut Parts

Post by Big Blue Saw » Jan 17, 2017 8:59 pm

Thanks for your business, ecycler!

We've had many customers with this very complaint in the past. That's why we try to schedule sales pretty regularly, once a month.

Also, we pre-announce each sale a week or so before it starts to make sure our customers have plenty of time to get ready. For example, for this sale, we announced it early via:
* Twitter
* Facebook
* Google Plus
* LinkedIn
* Our mailing list

Just follow one of those, and you will find out ahead of time about upcoming sales.

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Re: Custom Waterjet Cut Parts

Post by Baron » Jan 29, 2017 4:28 pm

How much do steel torque arms usually cost? anyone know?

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Re: Custom Waterjet Cut Parts

Post by Big Blue Saw » Jan 30, 2017 10:40 am

If you have a design for us to look at, we could give you an estimate.

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