ST/DS Lathe - Parts Catcher - Capacity Table

Applies to machines built from: 
March, 2013


Use the table that follows for ST and DS lathes with a parts catcher. The table contains this information for each model:
  1. The size of the opening for the parts-catcher chute.
  2. The maximum part size.
  3. The maximum part weight.
Parts Catcher Option Capacities
Lathe Model Catcher Chute Opening Maximum Part Size Maximum Part Weight
ST-10, ST-10Y

4.25" (108 mm) wide

x 4.25" (108 mm) high

4.00" (102 mm) length

x 4.0" (102 mm) diameter

10 lb (4.5 kg)
ST-20, ST-25, ST-30, ST-35, DS-30 (includes SS, Y, and SSY models)

6.25" (159 mm) wide

x 4.25" (108 mm) high

6.00" (152 mm) length

x 4.0" (102 mm) diameter

15 lb (6.8 kg)
ST-40, ST-45, ST-40L, ST-45L N/A N/A N/A
note: The minimum distance from the spindle face to the parts catcher, when correctly adjusted, is 6.00" (152 mm). If you use a collet closer on any lathe, the length of the closer body must be a minimum 6.00" (152 mm). This makes sure the parts catcher can extend to the collet.

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.