Every day we interact with something made on a CNC machine. Learn how Computer Numerical Control (CNC) revolutionizes manufacturing by harnessing the power of computers to create intricate and precise designs. Explore the exciting possibilities of CNC technology, from shipbuilding to woodworking, and uncover how this innovative field shapes the future of modern production. Discover how studying CNC can open doors to rewarding careers in engineering, design, manufacturing, and automation, where your skills can make a real impact on industries around the globe.

Connections to CNC Careers

Education and Training
Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
Arts, A/V Technology and Communications

CNC Quick Start

Explore an interactive model of a CNC machine

CNC Essentials

Learn the types and uses of CNC machines

CNC Process

Discover the stages of the CNC process

CNC Project Menu

A library of projects to complete with a CNC machine

Tips, Tools, and Resources for CNC Success

Troubleshooting tips and advanced topics

Engineering Design Process Resources

Investigate the digital-to-physical prototyping process