Shopbot CNC Router

A CNC router is a machine that is similar to the handheld routers used by many woodworking gurus. The router can aid in cutting materials such as wood, plastic and various composities, foam and even aluminum.

A CNC router is similar to a CNC milling machine as it uses computer numerical control to route tool paths that enable the machine to function. CNC routers are often times large and are used for cutting sheets of materials.