Shaper Origin is the world’s first handheld CNC machine. Designed with woodworking professionals in mind, Origin brings CNC-level precision to a hand tool, for an ideal blend of human and machine. Shaper makes Origin, the world’s first handheld CNC machine. Origin combines precision and repeatability with unprecedented flexibility. Designed with professional woodworkers in mind, Origin simplifies complex activities and workflows in woodshops and fabrication facilities across the country. Origin simplifies precision cutting—think of it as auto-correct for your hands!
The magic of Origin is that it is designed to accommodate itself to your workflow—however you work. Use it to dash off a prototype in the shop, making adjustments on the fly. Bring it to a job site to work on an installation when there is no margin for error. Design an entire project from front to back using the intuitive on-tool CAD. Shaper is building the future of power tools. We make Origin, the world’s first handheld CNC machine. Origin combines precision with repeatability to make hinge and hardware installation simple. Work quickly and confidently in the shop or onsite. Designed with woodworkers in mind, Origin is intuitive and remarkably easy to learn.
Each roll of ST1-150 ShaperTape is 150-feet in length. The amount of tape required for operation is proportional to the scale of the project you’re working on. For reference, 150-feet provides ample coverage for approximately one and a half standard 4′ x 8′ sheets of plywood.