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The PRSstandard is ideal when high-speed positioning is not a priority. The PRSstandard can always be upgraded to a PRSalpha, so it's a great place to start. ShopBot CNC systems are designed for ease of use. But, like any new skill, learning CNC technology requires time and practice.

The Home Depot
(970)206-0774
4502 John F Kennedy Pkwy
Fort Collins, CO
Hours
Mon-Sat: 6:00am-10:00pm
Sun: 7:00am-8:00pm

Woodcraft - Loveland, CO
(970) 292-5940
3718 Draft Horse Drive
Loveland, CO

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Drake Hardware & Lumber
(970) 221-7225
2160 W Drake Rd Unit A5
Fort Collins, CO
 
Lowe's
(970) 232-7910
4227 Corbett Drive
Fort Collins, CO
Hours
M-SA 6 am - 9 pm
SU 8 am - 8 pm

B M C West Corporation
(970) 842-1510
2100 East Prospect Road Fort Collins, CO, 80525
Fort Collins, CO
 
The Home Depot
(970)224-1239
1251 E Magnolia Street
Fort Collins, CO
Hours
Mon-Sat: 6:00am-10:00pm
Sun: 7:00am-8:00pm

The Home Depot
(970)461-9406
1100 Nickel Drive
Loveland, CO
Hours
Mon-Sat: 6:00am-10:00pm
Sun: 7:00am-8:00pm

Kmart 4471 / Cross Merch
(970) 493-3232
2535 S College Ave
Fort Collins, CO
Store Hours
Miscellaneous
Store Type
Miscellaneous
Hours
Monday To Friday Working Hours is :8-22 and for Sat:8-22
Sun:8-21
Store Features
Monday To Friday Working Hours is :8-22 and for Sat:8-22
Sun:8-21

Ft Collins - B
(970) 229-1200
205 E Foothills Pkwy
Fort Collins, CO
Store Hours
Sears Stores
Store Type
Sears Stores
Hours
Mon:10-21
Tue:10-21
Wed:10-21
Thu:10-21
Fri:10-21
Sat:10-21
Sun:11-18
Store Features
Mon:10-21
Tue:10-21
Wed:10-21
Thu:10-21
Fri:10-21
Sat:10-21
Sun:11-18

Clays' Ace Hardware
(970) 223-9273
1001 E Harmony Rd Unit B
Fort Collins, CO
 
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Small Shop CNC

Small Shop CNC

 

    

The new, compact, BT 32 “Buddy” systems from ShopBot have the same technology and mechanicals of their bigger brothers, but are scaled down for use in garage or basement workshops. They weigh in at less than 600-lbs. occupy less than 16-sq.-ft. of floor space and can cost less than $4,000. The new compacts come in two models, depending on motor and drive system configuration: the PRSalpha BT32 “Buddy” or PRSstandard BT32 “Buddy”. The PRSalpha features advanced closed-loop stepper motors for fast, reliable positioning. The PRSstandard uses slower and thus less expensive stepper motors. The PRSstandard is ideal when high-speed positioning is not a priority. The PRSstandard can always be upgraded to a PRSalpha, so it's a great place to start. ShopBot CNC systems are designed for ease of use. But, like any new skill, learning CNC technology requires time and practice. ShopBot offers several ways to help you get up to speed. For starters there's free customer support, including nights and weekends. Monthly training classes are offered at ShopBot's facility in Durham, NC, or at your own shop.There's also the ShopBot Jamboree: an annual gathering of Shopbotters from around the world. Attendees learn about new products, software and better ways to increase profits. If that's not enough, you can attend Camp ShopBot. These informal regional gatherings are a perfect setting for ShopBot owners (or wannabees) to meet and learn from other ShopBotters. ShopBot also hosts an online forum, www.talkshopbot.com. It's a virtual meeting place for ShopBotters to connect.
The PRSstandard compact CNC, $4,000, includes CAD/CAM software and a Windows-based, full-feature control software.  

Source
ShopBot, www.shopbottools.com (919) 680-4800, PRS Standard Compact CNC, $4,000.


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