Mint ProTools RO/DA Backing Plate 145mm
A high quality backing plate designed to work with all 6.5" foam buffing pads. This plate connects to all 5/16th screw fittings on most quality, random orbital / dual action buffing machines such as the DAS-6, Porter Cable or Meguiar’s G220. The backing pad allows the range of foam buffing pads to be attached securely with ease via a Velcro system.
Designed to fit with 6.5" (180mm) pads including the Edge, Festool and other quality foam pad ranges.
Features and Benefits:
- High-quality backing plate designed for RO/DA polishers
- Compatible with 145mm (5") backing side polishing pads
- Durable construction for long-lasting performance
- Easy-to-use hook and loop (Velcro) attachment
- Designed for optimal balance and stability
- Allows for smooth and efficient polishing action
- Perfectly sized for a wide range of polishing tasks
- Helps achieve professional-quality results
The Mint ProTools RO/DA Backing Plate 145mm is a high-quality backing plate designed specifically for RO/DA polishers. It is the perfect accessory to enhance your polishing performance and achieve professional-quality results.
This backing plate is compatible with 145mm (5") polishing pads, making it suitable for a wide range of polishing tasks. It features a durable construction that ensures long-lasting performance, allowing you to tackle multiple projects without worrying about wear and tear.
The Mint ProTools RO/DA Backing Plate 145mm is designed with convenience in mind. It utilizes an easy-to-use hook and loop (Velcro) attachment system, allowing for quick and secure pad changes. This enables you to switch between different polishing pads effortlessly, saving you time and effort.
With its optimal balance and stability, this backing plate provides smooth and efficient polishing action. It ensures that the polishing pad stays securely in place, allowing you to maintain precise control over the polishing process. The result is a uniform and flawless finish on various surfaces.
Step 1: Choose the Correct Polisher
Before using the Mint ProTools RO/DA Backing Plate, make sure you have a compatible random orbital or dual-action polisher. Ensure that the polisher has a hook and loop attachment system to fit the backing plate.
Step 2: Attach the Backing Plate
Attach the Mint ProTools RO/DA Backing Plate to the polisher's spindle or shaft. Follow the manufacturer's instructions to secure it properly, ensuring a tight and secure fit.
Step 3: Choose the Appropriate Pad
Select the desired polishing or buffing pad that suits your specific application. The Mint ProTools RO/DA Backing Plate is compatible with a variety of pads, including cutting, polishing, and finishing pads.
Step 4: Apply the Product
Apply a small amount of your chosen polishing or detailing product to the selected pad. Use the product according to its instructions and recommendations for the best results.
Step 5: Secure the Pad
Place the pad onto the Mint ProTools RO/DA Backing Plate, ensuring that the hook and loop attachment system securely holds the pad in place. Press down firmly to ensure proper adhesion.
Step 6: Start Polishing
Turn on the polisher and begin polishing the surface using the Mint ProTools RO/DA Backing Plate and the attached pad. Move the polisher in overlapping motions, applying light to moderate pressure as needed.
Step 7: Check Progress and Adjust
Regularly check the progress of the polishing and adjust the speed and pressure as necessary. Evaluate the surface for desired results and make any necessary refinements in the polishing technique.
Step 8: Clean and Maintain
After use, detach the pad from the Mint ProTools RO/DA Backing Plate. Clean the backing plate with a brush or compressed air to remove any residue. Store the backing plate in a clean and dry place for future use.