If BURN-E (a welding robot) had known how much trouble he'd be caused by WALL-E's pursuit of EVE, then he'd have taken the day off. Written by
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The terms "REDUCING", "NEUTRAL" and "OXIDIZING" in BURN-E's visor refer to the mixture ratio settings of a welding torch. A "reducing" flame has excess fuel while an "oxidizing" flame has excess oxygen. See more
When BURN-E is waiting for the doors to open, the light can be seen dimming to show time is passing. But, the Axiom is not in orbit. Inside, the virtual time of day is controlled by the captain. See more
After the credits end, SUPPLY-R taps BURN-E on the shoulder and comforts him with "There, there". See more
Spoofs 2001: A Space Odyssey