The CNC Machines (Computerized Numerical Control) are located in the Build Lab of Goldsmith and are managed and supported by the Technology Lab. Technology Lab equipment is only available to current students, faculty, and staff in the School of Architecture community. Use of the CNC Machines requires certification and a current Digital Fabrication Subscription. The Technology Lab has 2 ShopBot CNC Routers with the details of features provided below.

Router Information

CNC Router 1CNC Router 2
Max Stock HeightZ-9.5"Z-3"
Bed Size



Automatic Tool ChangerNoYes

Renting CNC Bits

All of the bits needed for the 3D and 2D CNC tutorials can be checked out from the tech desk. View the templates page to see which bit you will need.


  • Front-line support for CNCing is currently provided by the Technology Desk
  • Tier 2 support for CNCing is currently provided by TRIG (Technology Resources and Innovation Group)