How much does the Pocket NC cost?
A Pocket NC costs 4000USD plus shipping.
When will you ship internationally?
We currently ship to the following countries: Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, United Kingdom, United States. If you want to be notified when we further expand, leave us your email on our homepage.
What materials can you cut with the Pocket NC?
The Pocket NC can cut wax, plastic, wood, and aluminum. Basically any materials with hardnesses up to that of aluminum.
What size parts can you make with the Pocket NC?
The bed of the Pocket NC is 4.5 inches in diameter by 3.3 inches tall. Depending on the geometry of the part you are making though, you could make a much bigger part because there are no obstructions in the positive direction of each translational axis.
What kind of software will I need to run the Pocket NC?
We are partnering with Autodesk to offer a one-year commercial subscription to Autodesk® Fusion 360™ with each of our machines. After the one-year period is over, Fusion 360 is free for enthusiasts, hobbyists, and startups and is compatible with Windows and OSx. You may also use whatever CAD/CAM software you would like, we would be happy to help facilitate the generation of a post processor for our machine.
What are the dimensions of the Pocket NC I should use for designing an enclosure?
You can find the relevant dimensions here.
What is the biggest part I can cut on the Pocket NC?
The answer to this question is highly dependent on the geometry of your part and how you choose to cut it. The travel of the machine is 4.5 inches in X, 4.8 inches in Y, and 3.3 inches in Z.