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UPC: 853211006763

Next Wave CNC’s Shark HD520 ships via Freight to the 48 contiguous states* if ordering accessories understand these may ship separately and additional shipping methods for them may be offered.*Please call for a SHIPPING QUOTE if you need your Shark HD520 shipped to Alaska or Hawaii.

The Shark HD520 ® is our largest machine and a must-have tool for any sized shop. The Next Wave CNC Shark HD520 ® will handle all your machining needs, whether it’s in a home shop environment or on the production floor. The HD520 ® comes standard with everything you need to quickly get it set up and running: the latest version of Vectric VCarve Pro design software, a color pendant controller, 2 hold down clamps, carbide V-bit, and Next Wave CNC’s exclusive, patented Virtual Zero Unlimited software. This machine is built with industrial-grade components, the Shark HD520 ® also features a heavy-duty aluminum and steel reinforced gantry, a new extruded aluminum router mount system, interlocking aluminum table, linear rails, and guides on the gantry, and anti-backlash, wear-compensated lead screws on all axis. The HD520® is the perfect tool for carving or machining a large variety of projects made from wood, soft metals, composites, or plastics. Moreover, the HD520® is fully compatible with Next Wave CNC’s extensive product line of additional accessories, such as laser, 4th axis, scanner, and more; optimize your workshop with the best pieces of equipment. The Shark HD520® is made in USA, comes with a full two-year warranty, and includes lifetime technical support so you can buy with confidence.

If you’d like to see a demo of the Shark HD520, visit your local Next Wave CNC distributor or retailer. Nothing beats seeing a tool in full operation! For more information on machine usage, you can also check out our Projects page.
    • Includes the latest edition of Vectric VCarve Pro $699 Value
    • Virtual Zero Unlimited, $149 Value, this patented Next Wave CNC exclusive software allows you to map the surface of your material by taking an unlimited number of reference points. The program then uses these points to auto-adjust the G-code to conform to the actual surface of your material. This eliminates problems caused by a warped or bowed workpiece and allows you to maintain a constant cutting depth on projects that other machines would not be able to handle. (requires optional touch plate sold separately)
    • Two-year warranty $499 retail value – we are so confident in our products we include an industry leading two year warranty, no need to purchase an extended warranty
    • Lifetime technical support
    • Vector Art 3D Sampler Pack. $99 retail value
    • Colored touch screen pendant controller
    • Ready2Control, a computer control panel software.
    • X & Y homing capability
    • Table dimensions: 28” x 63”
    • XYZ travel: 25” x 50” x 7”
    • Overall dimensions: 36-1/4” W x 63” L x 24-1/2” H
    • Linear guides and bearings on the gantry
    • Anti-backlash, wear-compensated leadscrews on all axis
    • Interlocking rigid aluminum table with virtually unlimited clamp positioning
    • Aluminum gantry backplate for heavy machining capabilities.
    • Aluminum router mounting clamp
    • Steel encased gantry legs for superior rigidity
    • Automatic router on and off control
    • USB interface
    • 110/115 V
    • Made in USA
    • Shark HD520 ® is fully compatible with the following routers (sold separately):
      • Bosch 1617 and 1618
      • Porter-Cable 890 Series
      • DeWalt 610, 616, 618
      • Any router with a barrel diameter of 3.5″
    • *DISCLAIMER – Shark HD520 ships via Freight*

Next Wave CNC is always happy to assist, whether you need help determining which machine to buy or need help using your machine. If you have questions about the Shark HD 520, reach out to our team any time. Simply call us at (419) 318-4822 or email us at support@nextwavecnc.com.


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