[dropcap]H[/dropcap]ow does a woodworker get started so that they can utilize the benefits of a CNC? A good first step well before you buy a machine or utilize a CNC service is get the software you’re going to need and learn to use it.
Month: October 2014
First a bit of personal history. Long before I took up woodworking as a hobby and later furniture making as a profession I had a long career as a designer.
When using CNCs, there are several new skills and techniques to learn. For example, holding and aligning a board for precision cutting may sound simple but it’s an ongoing challenge for woodworkers using a CNC.