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CNC Guide

A guide to using the Shopbot CNC machine in MAKE ll at Library 21c

Contact the Makerspaces

Library 21c: 
    (719) 531-6333 x1549

East Library: 
    (719) 531-6333  x1372

Sand Creek Library: 
    (719) 531-6333 x7018

Manitou Springs Library: 
    (719) 531-6333 x7004

More information

Look for more information on the CNC? Start with ShopBot's quick start guide. The first part is on installing the hardware and software, however information on using the machine starts on page 17.

The Operations Checklist provides a quick run-through of all of the steps needed to run a project.

Note: These materials are here to supplement and expand on the information provided during the badging classes - not as a substitue. The class is required for everyone.


Web Resources

Visit for Tutorials and more information on the machine and projects.

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