CNC Router in Austin, TX

Want to learn how to use a CNC router? Sign up for Asmbly’s CNC Router Course today! New members must sign up for a Neon account, our cloud-based system used to manage memberships, classes, and other events. Click Join below to get started!

Course Description

Asmbly has a CNC Router with a 5ft x 8ft bed that was custom made for the membership to use. The CNC Router course is a two-part course that will take place on two evenings in the same week.

Price: $75 per session

Introduction to the CNC Router and related programs needed to use it. Lessons on bits to use, materials and speeds, and layout on the Machine. Day one is a Online meeting for all computer lessons, day two is in person and includes setting up the machine, saving g-code and running the machine. The CNC Router course is a two-part course that will take place on two evenings in the same week. Completion of Part I is a prerequisite for taking Part II.


You must wear eye protection while using the CNC router. Please remember to bring a notepad or another way that you can take notes during the class.  

Click the button below to view our course schedule. Check back often for updates or reach out to if you have any questions.


This isn’t a comprehensive list of equipment and tools available at Asmbly, but it covers most of the larger items. For a complete list of equipment, please visit this link. We have multiple CNC routers available for your use.

  • Custom made 5′ x 8′ CNC Router
  • Shark HD3 CNC Router



Where is Asmbly located?
Asmbly is located at 9701 Dessau Road, Suite #304, Austin, Texas 78754.


What are your hours of operation?

We’re open 21/7, from 5am-2am every day.


How do I join Asmbly?
Check out How to Join Asmbly which covers the steps required to become a member. 


Who is eligible to join Asmbly?

Everyone! Asmbly is a nonprofit community makerspace serving Austin’s artisans, creatives, craftspeople. We hope you’ll join us.


Are there age restrictions for becoming a member?

We currently require all members be at least 18 years old. Minors are permitted to visit the space as a guest of a member, but they may not use any tools or equipment.


How much does a membership cost?
Membership is $75/month, or $750/year.


How do I pay for a membership?
We accept all major credit cards and ACH (e-check) payments in US Dollars. Unfortunately we’re unable to accept paper checks, cash, bitcoin, gold bullion or vintage vinyl. For members who prefer to use cash, we recommend using a Visa gift card. 

Do you offer family memberships?
Yep! A family membership is $75/month for the first member and $40/mo for each additional member of the household who wishes to join. Each family member is required to complete all of the How to Join Asmbly steps. Just send an email to before purchasing a membership and we’ll do some behind the scenes magic to provide the discounted rate. 


Can I buy a gift certificate for a membership?
Absolutely! You can purchase as a gift certificate for as many months of membership as you would like through our online store here. Just ask the lucky recipient to email to redeem their gift certificate.


Do I have to sign a long term contract? What’s the cancellation policy?
We don’t require contracts. Memberships are billed every 30 days and members are free to cancel anytime through their member portal. Our most common membership is $75/month. We don’t prorate early cancellations; stated differently, 30 days is the shortest membership term we currently offer. We’d love to have you as a member – click here to get started.


How soon can I start using the shop after purchasing a membership?
We have a required onboarding process for all new members that must be completed prior to gaining facility access.  Purchasing a membership is one piece of that, but you will not gain access until completing all the steps outlined on our How to Join Asmbly page.  


What is your refund policy for memberships and classes?
Monthly memberships are nonrefundable.  Annual memberships can be 50% refunded if requested within the first 3 months. After 3 months, annual memberships are nonrefundable.  Classes may be fully refunded if the request is emailed to at least 48 hours in advance of the class time.  If it is within 48 hours of the class start time, it is nonrefundable.