Legacy's new Mini Arty is the perfect machine for the home shop or for someone who wants to start a small business. The advantage of starting a small business using Legacy's 5-axis technology is that you don't need to fill your shop full of other machines and equipment. You can use the Mini Arty to surface plane, cut out parts add joinery, carve, turn and much more. It's the perfect machine for someone who wants to make pens, pepper grinders, bowls, platters, signs and plaques, chess sets and hundreds of craft items.
Legacy's new Mini Arty comes standard with 4-axis control and a 5th axis that is adjusted manually for tapering.
Legacy's new hybrid CNC turning/milling system
LEGACY'S NEW Hybrid CNC turning/milling System
Designed to address the needs of three different woodworkers:
1. Craftsmen that specialize in small useful works of art; pens and pencils, embellished bowls, candle sticks, chess sets, wooden toys, pepper grinders, jewelry boxes, carved plaques and signs, etc. and don't require a large CNC or have very limited shop space.
2. Those planning to buy an Arty CNC, Artisan CNC or OM5 CNC in the future but want to get the training process started now and be fully prepared when they order the larger machine.
3. Those who want to take advantage of the IWF 2010 show pricing but need time to arrange shop space or financing.
The Mini-Arty has all the standard features of Legacy's full line of 5-axis hybrid CNC machines i.e. Smart Tool Technology, 3-axis flat-stock carving and milling as well as Legacy's exclusive 4 or 5 axis turning capabilities.
Work Envelope: 18" x 18" x 5"
Turning Capacity: 5" swing diameter x 18" in length
Is a Mini-Arty CNC right for you? Here are some example of woodworkers that would benefit from this small yet powerful hybrid CNC system.
Not ready to purchase right now but planning to purchase within 12 months, perhaps after your tax return:
You could spend the time dreaming of all the things you will be doing someday or you could get your training and proto-typing underway right now. Just place your deposit on the Legacy Hybrid CNC of your choice and we'll deliver a Mini-Arty to get your started in the exciting world of CNC woodworking. Just return the Mini-Arty when you are ready to take delivery of your Arty, Artisan or OM5 CNC. You could be using the Mini-Arty to jump-start your CNC future now.
The woodworker that specializes in small useful works of art.
For the past 20 years Legacy Woodworking has been building tools for the woodworking artist. The Mini-Arty CNC will allow you to add elegant carvings to your pens and pencils, embellish your turned bowls, produce amazing wooden toys and other gift items. CNC will add a level of precision and repeatability that will improve your productivity and profitability. As a bonus, you will be able to add details that would require hours of hand labor in a fraction of the time.
No CNC experience and thinking about giving it a try.
It's interesting to watch even the most experienced woodworker hesitate before he or she hits the "Cycle Start" button. Until one becomes an experienced operator, there is always the feat that you have made a mistake in setting yup this expensive new CNC system. You could learn all the basic operations on the Mini-Arty in a more relaxed environment. Purchase a Mini-Arty today and take advantage of Legacy's "Trade-Up" program later on. You will receive a trade in value of up to 90% when you trade up to an Arty, Artisan or OM5 Hybrid CNC within twelve months of your Mini-Arty purchase.
Want to learn CNC now and be ready when opportunity knocks.
In a perfect world you would be able to anticipate the big order you just received months before it actually materialized. You would have purchased your CNC in advance and become prepared to start making money the day your system was delivered. With a Mini-Arty CNC you can be prepared to "hit the ground running" when your CNC system is delivered because you will have learned its basic operations, practiced making scale models of the parts you'll be making, and asked all your questions before the pressure of making the delivery begins. Buy a Mini-Arty now and prepare yourself for the opportunities in your future.
Want to expand into new markets:
Many of our customers were surprised at the products that actually made money for them. With a Mini-Arty system you can create samples of carved crown molding or carved door panels or create turned samples to show potential customers. If they don't see your new product, chances are you won't be able to sell your new product. Even a scaled down sample will pack a powerful punch when youare looking for new customers and markets.