Next Wave Automation

CNC Shark Piranha FX

CNC SharkQPBan

With a table measuring 15-3/4" x 31-1/2", the CNC Shark® is ideally suited for machining or carving on a large variety of mediums, such as signs, doors and other small projects. Its ease of use and impressive power, speed, and accuracy, sets it apart from other competitors in the marketplace. Featuring steel, aluminum and high-density poly-ethylene construction it is designed to perform flawlessly for many years to come. The included clamping table features two hold-down slots for securing work anywhere along the length of the table. You supply a PC computer with USB 2.0 port and a Bosch Colt router (sold separately). Simply connect the USB cable to the controller box and the other end to your computer (not compatible with Mac computers).

The CNC Shark® also includes the NEW Virtual Zero software. This new and CNC Shark® exclusive software ''maps'' the surface of your table or work piece and uses the map as a dynamic reference point. This virtually eliminates problems caused by warped or bowed work pieces.

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CNC Shark HD4®QPBan

The CNC Shark HD4® features a heavy duty gantry reinforced with plate aluminum and a sturdy interlocking aluminum table. Table dimensions: 28'' x 36'', XYZ travel: 25'' x 25'' x 7'', Overall dimensions: 36-1/4''W x 36''L x 24-1/2''H. It has anti-backlash, wear-compensated lead screws on all 3 axis and is built to handle large 2-1/4HP routers such as the Porter Cable 890 series, Bosch 1617 series or the new water-cooled spindle from Next Wave Automation. To accommodate the greater torque levels, it features adjustable bearings to give more stability during heavy cutting. Perfect for carving and machining a large variety of projects made from wood, soft metals or plastics. Simply supply a PC computer with USB 2.0 port and any of the routers listed below, connect the USB cable to the controller box and load the software. Includes VCarve Desktop V8 Design software, Vector Art 3D Sampler Pack, and CNC Shark control software.
The CNC Shark HD4® also includes the NEW Virtual Zero software. This new and CNC Shark exclusive software ''maps'' the surface of your table or work piece and uses the map as a dynamic reference point. This virtually eliminates problems caused by warped or bowed work pieces. 

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CNC Shark Slimline®QPBan

With the increased interest in using CNC’s to build musical instruments or woodworkers that have limited shop space it made sense to develop the CNC Shark Slimline®. It features all of the digital precision of our other machines, but designed with a 18'' x 48'' bed that is tailored for small shops and smaller scale work like luthiery. Create graceful carvings, corbels and signs. Make your own arch-top guitars, customized electric guitar bodies complete with cut-outs for pickups and electronics, as well as precisely arched tops and plates for mandolins and violins. You can even integrate ornate carvings or the perfect inlay into your electric guitars.
The CNC Shark Slimline® also includes the NEW Virtual Zero software. This new and CNC Shark exclusive software ''maps'' the surface of your table or work piece and uses the map as a dynamic reference point. This virtually eliminates problems caused by warped or bowed work pieces.

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CNC Shark HD4® ExtendedQPBan

The extended base CNC Shark HD4® offers up to 50'' of Y-axis capacity—the largest of any CNC Shark to date. It is reinforced to handle larger routers up to 2-1/4 HP, including the Porter Cable 890 or Bosch 1617 Series routers. To accommodate the greater torque levels, it features adjustable bearings to give more stability during heavy cutting. With a table measuring 28'' x 63'', it is ideally suited for carvings and machining operations on larger signs, doors and other projects made from wood, soft metals or plastics. It boasts impressive power, speed, accuracy, and ease of use. Built from heavy gauge aluminum and high-density polyethylene construction, it will tackle any project you can come up with. Simply supply a PC computer with USB 2.0 port and any of the routers listed below, connect the USB cable to the controller box and load the software. Includes the latest designing software VCarve Pro V8, plus Vector Art 3D Sampler Pack, and CNC Shark control software.
The CNC Shark HD4® extended also includes the NEW Virtual Zero software. This new and CNC Shark exclusive software ''maps'' the surface of your table or work piece and uses the map as a dynamic reference point. This virtually eliminates problems caused by warped or bowed work pieces. 

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