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Products | SmartBench | The Worlds First Large Format, Portable CNC Router

CNC routing made for your workshop, factory or school

At under £5000 our feature packed router ticks the boxes and empowers all to start a routing revolution
Yeti Tool's SmartBench A CNC Smart Router
YetiTool's SmartBench A CNC Smart Router

Take a few minutes to see SmartBench in action


to design


to use




CNC for




Quality and safety in mind


New to CNC?

ShapeCutter is an intuitive touchscreen cutting app designed to help get you going.
Start with ShaperCutter to familiarise yourself with the process.
Easy to use step by step set-up wizard walks you through your cut.
Navigation tabs allow you to navigate through the set up tasks.
Move on to more ambitious projects in just a few cuts!

Easy to design

Shapecutter - the perfect app to help you learn and develop
  • 10 different geometry types to choose from.
  • Save your tool/job profile for a quick job turn around.
  • Prompts and hints on the complete cutting process.
  • Compatible with both inches and millimeters.
CAD/CAM users
  • SmartBench allows you to use whatever package is best for you
  • 95% of existing software packages are compatible
  • Built on GRBL post processing platform
  • We sell and recommend Vectric software solutions

Easy to use

Control in your hands with our large 7'' (175mm) touch screen console
  • Apps, wizards and walkthroughs make control and processing jobs on SmartBench a breeze.
  • Wi-Fi (2.4GHz Network only)/USB connectivity for simple file transfer.
  • Easy and quick calibration app ensures your SmartBench is always in tip top condition.
  • Remote software upgrades


Operation at the touch of a screen, from loading a job to setting your start point, to adjusting your strategy as you cut, it's all in one easy to navigate place
  • Job loading - simple file tiles and folder structures
  • Job setting - manual moves and all machine functions
  • Job overview - job area displayed for a final check
  • Job adjustments - increase or decrease your feeds and speeds "on the fly" to achieve the optimum results.


Fast accurate setting, in-built dust extraction for a clean work environment and it's unique pack down feature makes SmartBench the complete system.
  • Z Probe for fast, easy and accurate setting.
  • X/Y Datum laser cross hair job reference system for quick and accurate setting - model dependant.
  • Extraction system for clean operation.
  • Pack up and store away in 3 minutes.
  • No professional installation required



Big capabilities

SmartBench was originally designed with the goal of bringing Large format cutting to small spaces
Max sheet size
2500 x 1250mm
(98.43'' x 49.2'')
Z axis travel
edge to edge capability
3 Axis CNC

CNC for everybody

Whether you're a large or small company, an educator or into making things at home, SmartBench can help you.
  • SmartBench comes in 7 parts, and can be assembled in just 3 minutes.
  • Pack away and reclaim your valuable floor space when not in use.
  • Pack into a van and take Large format CNC routing to the jobsite.
  • Height adjustable feet makes light work of setting up on uneven surfaces.


Make the most of your time, increase your profitability or just expand the range of projects you are able to complete.
  • Autonomous cutting – once you've created your design let SmartBench take the strain while you get on with other tasks.
  • Fast setup – plan your job on the touch screen, set your materials and press go.
  • Astonishing job time – SmartBench can perform multiple cutting operations, dramatically improving your job time.

Many different material types with few exceptions

Timber based materials

Hardwood, softwood, partical boards, OSB in fact any timber based product

Composite materials

From solid surface material to Dibond to Foamex to Fibreglass

Hard & soft plastics

Polycarbonate, Acrylic, Acetal, the list is endless.

Non ferous metals

Soft metals such as aluminuim, copper and brass


Quality & safety in mind

One of our main drives when designing SmartBench was to make a tool which repeatedly produces finished parts within it's stated tolerance time and time again.
  • Reliable and repeatable performance with our patented design
  • Finished part accuracy starts at +/-0.5mm or better
  • Tolerances of +/- 0.25mm are achievable with good tool path strategies and sharp tooling
  • Listen to your cut and adjust accordingly with our "On the fly" spindle and feed speed control
  • Automatic or manual squaring depending on the finish results required
  • Simple calibration walk through app
Next generation Yeti spindle and ZHead V2 takes SmartBench to the next level
  • Job pause on overload function - model dependant
  • New 1000W Yeti High Performance spindle - model dependant
  • Digital speed control - model dependant
  • Twin Lead screw to improve Z Axis rigidity - model dependant
  • Real time spindle load display - model dependant
  • Ready to accept our upcoming shop dust shoe for larger volume extraction systems
Safety upper most in our minds.
  • CE certified and FCC Compliant
  • Remote software upgrades means you get the benefit of our ever increasing library of cutting apps
  • E Stop
  • Interrupt bars along the x axis

What can I make?

Browse through customer projects and discover what SmartBench could do for you

Which SmartBench is for you?

All versions come with the great features outlined above, here's a detailed list of the model variations to chose from
ZHead V2
YetiTool SC0 Spindle Motor
Manual spindle motor speed control
YetiTool SC1 spindle motor
Digital Spindle Motor Speed control
Auto tool stop if spindle under too much load
Realtime spindle load display
Dual lead screw Z axis
Laser X/Y Datum Point
Finish part precision +/-0.5mm or better
Collet type
10mm Max shank diameter

Want to know more?

Ask our team of experts any questions you may still have, or book yourself a free demonstration.

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Get in touch with our experts


UK & Ireland

Trend Tool Technology Ltd

Location - Watford

Contact - John

Tel No +44 1293 245654

Germany, Austria & Switzland

Sauter GmbH

Location - Inning am Ammersee

Contact - Marc

Tel No +49 8143 991290

Netherlands and Belgium

GereedschapPro BV

Location - Haarlem

Contact - Ewoud

Tel No +31 23 760 2376



Location - Drammen

Contact - Kristian

Tel No +45 996 48552


Multistation SAS

Location - Paris

Contact - Elodie

Tel No +33 299 163535


Agencja AMK

Location - Poznan

Contact - Karol

Tel No +48 61 879 99 25



Location - Rovaniemi

Contact - Janne

Tel No +358 44 223 0170


United States

Timberwolf Tools

Location - Chicago

Contact - David

Tel No +1 800 869 4169



Location - Winnipeg

Contact - Ken

Tel No +1 204 697 2706


Australia & New Zealand

Yeti Tool Australasia

Location - Sydney

Contact - Paul

Tel No +61 1800 88 78 98