Pass Thru Steady Rest – 200 Series

Rest in Piece is a “Pass Thru” Heavy Duty Steady Rest designed for todays extreme machining, tight tolerance workholding needs. The photo shows a steady rest designed for a slant bed lathe, and can be designed to fit applications from flat bed CNC’s to manual lathes as well as VMC’s with 4th axis tables. The design allows for a wide range of sizes and the rigidity needed to produce excellent finishes.



  • Each rest has a wide work range.
  • Roller bearings are designed for high loads.
  • Fine threaded adjustment screws along with bronze nuts provide a smooth adjustment.
  • Plates are blanchard ground and working parts are hardened.
  • Parts are black oxided for corrosion protection.
  • A roller cart, adjustment wrench, and a dust cover is provided with each unit.
RIP-206 0.5”- 6”
RIP-209 0.5”- 9”
RIP-212 0.5”- 12”
RIP-216 0.5”- 16”
RIP-218 2.5”- 18”
RIP-221 6”- 21”
RIP-225 6.1”- 25”