Introducing the world’s first hand-held CNC machine, built for home improvement and DIY entrepreneurs alike. It’s a compact and powerful tool that’s both innovative and intuitive, allowing even those will little CNC machining experience to perform with ease. And with such a user-friendly design, the possibilities are endless in terms of what you can make.
Dubbed the Shaper Origin, the machine is a combination of both a computer and power tool. It can tackle any project from detailed rings to picnic tables and regardless of the project’s complexity, the Shaper Origin automatically corrects and retracts the tool’s bit if the computer notices the machine is straying from the outlined path. It also hosts a five-inch touch display, dust extraction, a variable speed router, standard cutters, and is cloud capable so you can transfer and share designs with fellow DIY’ers. The machine is also compatible with a variety of materials such as wood, metals, plastics or composites so there’s little in the way of limitation for creative ingenuity. It’s available now for a pre-order price of $1,499 and will later retail for $2,099. [Purchase]