Shaper Origin

Where Digital Precision Meets Craft


Tools get a second life. You get a steep discount.

Origin Stories

Hear what Origin owners have to say!


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Upgrade Your Workshop

Bring digital precision to your workshop with next-generation power tools. Get to work quickly with unrivaled ease, accuracy and reliability.


Handheld precision routing. Work with unparalleled accuracy, flexibility, and efficiency.


Workholding perfected. Align, clamp and cut with speed and precision


The Simplified Design Tool for Craftspeople


The Universal Template for Origin

Improving The Way You Work

See how businesses are taking advantage of digitally-aided cutting without the cost and complexity of traditional CNC machines.

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Fine Furniture

Add sophisticated elements and handcrafted details to solid wood projects and custom furniture. Build templates, engrave, and cut unique joinery with ease and precision.

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Work efficiently and quickly with solid wood, plywood, Corian and other sheet materials. Inlay hardware, cut mortises for door hinges, and make on-the-fly adjustments, both onsite and in your workshop.



Perform routine operations like Dutchman patches, repairs and hardware installations all the way through to fully custom inlays.

Bring CNC precision to the job site and tackle any size of project.

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Sign Making

Bring your customers’ dreams to life by creating personalized signage, large or small. Cut with digital precision in a variety of common materials, like wood, plastics, laminates. Install hardware or mounting details without hassle.



Give your engineers the freedom to create functional prototypes and precision fixtures to expedite product development. Save time iterating and making adjustments on the fly—all in-house without any outsourcing.



Introduce your students to the future of computer-assisted manufacturing and CNC technology with accessible, safe and intuitive tools.

Expose students to the core concepts of digital fabrication in a more engaging, more hands-on and safer environment resulting in faster acquisition of concepts and lasting retention.

Everything You Need to Get to Work

Get the most out of your Origin. With access to numerous project plans and applications from Shaper or the community.


Project plans and hardware installation templates, all Origin-ready.


Bringing Shaper experts to you, live! Tune in for in-depth demos, live Q&A, and awesome giveaways.


Hone your skills with our extensive library of learning resources.

Premium Projects

One-of-akind building experiences shared by creators from around the world.


Get the best cutting experience with accessories designed for Origin.

Earning Its Keep on the Shop Floor

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Matt Kenney

MEK Woodworks

Origin is a tool that allows me, to bring to live all the things, I have in my head.

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Leah Amick

Designer and Fine Furniture maker

With Origin, I can create the exact connection I envisioned, and I can do it very quickly without creating a simplified version of a prototype.

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Justin Nelson

Ferneh Woodworking

I have incorporated Origin into production tasks on my furniture, increasing my speed and decreasing risk!

Get Hands On

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Weekly Live Sessions

Watch our live sessions and learn step by step how to use Origin and Workstation

Awards and Industry Recognition

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Top Tools and Products of 2020

The Popular Woodworking Magazine has named Shaper Origin + Workstation to its list of the best tools and products of 2020.

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IWF Challengers Award - 2018

The distinction of the IWF Challengers Award is given to outstanding companies who develop innovative technology and advance the industry.

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AWFS® Visionary Award - 2017

The AWFS® Visionary Awards recognize innovation and creativity, rigorously evaluating new products for their impact and industry leadership.