Collet Removal

Classic Control - Lathe Operator's Manual

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To remove the collet:

Collet Removal Illustration: [1] Draw Tube, [2] Collet adapter, [3] Set Screw, [4] Set Screw Slot, [5] Collet, [6] Collet wrench, [7] Spindle Nose.

  1. Loosen the set screw [3] on the side of the spindle nose [7]. Using the collet wrench [6], unscrew the collet [5] from the spindle nose [7].
  2. Remove the six (6) SHCS from the spindle nose [7] and remove it.
  3. Remove the collet adapter [2] from the drawtube [1].

Be aware: Many service and repair procedures should be done only by authorized personnel. The service technicians at your Haas Factory Outlet (HFO) have the training, experience, and are certified to do these tasks safely and correctly. You should not do machine repair or service procedures unless you are qualified and knowledgeable about the processes.

Danger: Some service procedures can be dangerous or life-threatening. DO NOT attempt a procedure that you do not completely understand. Contact your Haas Factory Outlet (HFO) and schedule a service technician visit if you have any doubts about doing a procedure.