Geothermal Manufacturing Prize quarterfinalist team The Bit Guys from Morgantown, WV, is designing a revolutionary air hammer bit that will stay intact up to 600°C. The team is made up of several experts with a wide range of expertise, including alternative fuels, mechanical engineering, aerospace engineering, and more.

Want to learn more about The Bit Guys and their technology? Check out their Ready! submission for more details on their hot hammer. 

The Bit Guys will continue competing in the Geothermal Prize Set! Contest, where they will submit a design for their technology. The Set! Contest is open to new and current competitors through Feb. 17.