Best CNC Wood Router Machines in 2021

by FORSUN CNC mechanic

In 2021, if you want to do your best in any project involving cutting, engraving, and almost any CNC router machine, you need to have a good CNC router machine to meet your needs in modern furniture manufacturing, cabinet manufacturing, and door manufacturing, Logo making, wood crafts, and other aspects of the business need a popular custom woodworking plan.

The best CNC router machine is designed for 3D cutting and milling, helping to eliminate the inefficiencies and errors that are easily caused by traditional human methods. CNC router machine with incredible accuracy and extraordinary agility can turn the metal, wood, plastic, stone, and other blocks into complex artwork.

Using computer-driven tools, you can convert the cutting/milling process into an industrial-grade automatic assembly line, just input data, load materials, click the button, and you’re done! Yes, it is that simple!

Best CNC Wood Router Machines in 2021

Best CNC Wood Router Machines Recommended

If you are engaged in small arts, gifts, handicrafts, and other woodworking jobs, or if you are engaged in small businesses, small shops, or hobbyists, then the hobby CNC router machine (mini CNC engraving machine) is your best choice.

Compared with other ordinary CNC machine tools, this best amateur CNC router machine has a relatively small CNC router machine table. Because of its small CNC router machine table and high integration, this small CNC router machine is very convenient in operation and transportation. It occupies a small space and requires a relatively small space for users. Therefore, it has always been the best small CNC engraving machine for users in small and medium-sized stores.

Mini CNC Router Machine

Advantages of the CNC router machine:

1). Small footprint, easy operation and transportation, and small space occupation.
2). Low noise. Because the machine is very small and does not require high power, the sound is very small. The operation is simple and convenient.
3). High precision. You can also engrave small badges or small characters. The cutting surface is also very smooth, without any burrs or scum.
4). The cutting speed of the small engraving machine is also very fast, and the corresponding production efficiency is very high.

FORSUN mini engraving machine is designed as one of the best small engraving machines on the market today. If your shop is small, but you don’t want to sacrifice quality, then this CNC engraving machine is the best choice.

If you are looking for the best entry-level CNC milling machine with enough floor space to carry out some engraving of the right size, the Wood CNC Router FS1325A is perfect for you.

This is the best CNC router machine for beginners. It has a large enough footprint to enable it to perform a large number of carvings. Whether it is after-sales, price or packaging, all the functions of this three-axis CNC machine tool are readily available. You get a fair deal. By purchasing these CNC machines, you will get some of the best customer experience in the industry.

CNC Wood Router Machine

Advantages of the 4×8 CNC wood router:

1). 4×8 CNC engraving machine is a good choice for personal hobbies and commercial purposes;
2). Forsun CNC routers are made by craftsmen, aiming to consider budget-friendly CNC routers;
3). The CNC kit of this machine is economical and efficient, saves a lot of costs, and is very economical in terms of maintenance.

There are two differences between the 4×8 ATC CNC router machine with the rotating device and the 3-axis CNC router machine: First, this is an ATC CNC router machine, which requires less time to change the tool; Rotating device. It can do more and better woodworking than a three-axis CNC router machine.

4×8 ATC CNC router machine with rotary axis
  • Rotating device
    Rotating equipment can be used to process complex workpieces such as cylinders, prisms, and polyhedrons. It is widely used for three-dimensional jade carvings, three-dimensional stone carvings, Buddha statues, staircase columns, sofas, table legs, and other workpieces. In addition, the position of the rotating shaft can be flexibly placed according to user needs to meet the diverse processing needs of users.
  • Turntable automatic tool changer
    The number of tools in the rotary tool magazine can be customized according to the user’s processing requirements. The tool changer can be placed beside the spindle or on the side of the gantry. This rotary tool change method has the characteristics of faster tool change speed, so the production efficiency is higher. In addition, this tool change method makes the machine run more stable and can ensure higher processing accuracy and higher processing quality.
  • Multi-Tool CNC Router

If you are mainly engaged in batch processing, then we recommend that you use the “synchronous multi-spindle type”.

A multi-head engraving machine is a woodworking CNC machine tool, which is mainly designed for users with small product sizes and large processing volumes. The spindle of this CNC wood router cutter can be customized according to the specific processing needs of users. Multiple spindles can be processed at the same time to meet the needs of batch processing of products. Especially when processing the same pattern on the board, multiple spindles are processed at the same time, which greatly improves the processing speed of the board.

Multi-Tool CNC Router

This type of multi-head engraving machine is mainly suitable for the processing of three-dimensional wave panels, cabinet doors, solid wood doors, craft wooden doors, paint-free doors, screens, craft windows, etc., and is widely used in antique furniture, European furniture, and other furniture industries.

One CNC router machine can complete the production of multiple machines at a time, which greatly improves the production efficiency, and the processed products have a better consistency. Therefore, this kind of multi-head engraving machine is welcomed by users at home and abroad for its product processing speed, good consistency, low cost, high production efficiency, and diverse processing methods. If you have similar mass production needs, then this multi-head engraving machine is definitely your ideal choice.

Want a complete set for the production of panel furniture? Then we suggest you consider: nesting CNC machine tools. In terms of processing functions, the cutting machine mainly includes cutting, punching, slotting, and other processes. Usually, nested CNC machine tools can automatically optimize the layout design through the design of intelligent software, generate renderings, and intuitively perform operations such as modification, and automatically generate various paths.

Nesting CNC Router Machine

Advantages of nested CNC machine tools:

  • The utilization rate of the printing plate has increased by 40%.
    The CNC cutting machine uses a router cutter to cut materials, which can rotate and cut special-shaped workpieces at will to improve the utilization rate of the plates.
  • Save labor.
    One person can operate multiple nested CNC machine tools, which greatly saves labor costs and reduces production costs.
  • Reduce the labor intensity
    The nesting CNC system can be equipped with automatic loading and unloading equipment to make the operation easier and simpler. This greatly reduces the labor intensity of workers.
  • High safety factor.
    If you do not pay attention to the table saw when using the table saw, it is easy to hurt your hands and cause unnecessary accidental injuries. The safety factor of the corkscrew is relatively high and basically does not cause personal injury.
  • Better vacuuming effect
    The nested CNC machine tool is equipped with a double-cylinder vacuum cleaner, whose dust collection effect is 3–5 times that of a table saw.
  • Higher productivity
    The nested CNC machine tool adopts fully automatic loading and unloading, and the opening workload is 1.5 times that of an ordinary manual opening. In addition, manual labor can be used in the machining process to greatly reduce labor intensity and improve production efficiency.

Beginner Buying Guide

Assuming that you are a beginner, to get the best CNC engraving machine today, you must first consider several important matters;

  • Size and ease of use
    The larger the size of the machine and its table, the larger the material that can be used. Choose the unit that best suits your work needs.
    The fixed absolute precision is high. However, depending on your job, you can choose a portable one if necessary-this is your choice.
  • Overall performance
    When using CNC routers, there are two types of motors-stepper motors and servo motors.
    Servo motors typically have more energy efficiency and torque to inertia ratio, which allows rapid load acceleration.
    Stepper motors provide high torque at low/medium speeds. These are very cheap and easy to use and maintain.
    Whichever you choose, make sure it has a top drive train, preferably a ball screw, to help make the most of that power.
  • Extra features
    In order to obtain long-term satisfaction, it is best to obtain the best CNC router machine with functions that improve the quality of life, such as additional lighting, dust collector, vacuum, adjustable table size, ATC (automatic tool changer), etc.
    In addition, please make sure you have enough spare parts and accessories because they can further improve the usefulness and service life of these tools.

For more shopping guides, you can read our previous article: Woodworking Machine Buying Guide


The best CNC router machine is a tool that can help you complete work quickly and accurately without wasting a lot of material.

As you can see, we cover CNC woodworking machines in many price ranges, and all CNC router machines we listed are the best combination of function, performance, quality, and price. No matter which one you choose, it will definitely provide you with the best price/performance ratio.

To choose the right needs, please carefully consider your needs, including upcoming needs, and make choices based on needs. If you have any questions, ideas, or comments to share, please leave us a message.

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Created on Jan 17th 2021 20:58. Viewed 350 times.


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