What's in the box:
1 x 6inch Rupes OEM type Sponge pad for 5 inch disc - Purple
Product details of Direct OEM RUPES type from factory 6 inch Finishing DA sponge pad for 5 inch disc
This sponge pad manufactured without the labeling of RUPES brand offered more cost effective pricing to market.
Why Buy This Product?
- Special foam pad designed for the throw of the Rupes polisher
- Open cell foam designed to withstand extended polishing sessions
- 24 degree beveled edge ensures 100% surface contact
About Rupes Big Foot:
RUPES leading Company since 1947
RUPES is a family owned and operated Italian Company, it was founded in 1947 in Milan. Since its inception, RUPES’ commitment to produc innovation and quality manufacturing has defined the company as a worldwide benchmark manufacturer of professional electric and pneumatic tools, accessory items and vacuum systems. RUPES commitment to research and development has been the driving factor in the success of the company. The focus on designing and manufacturing products that are in total compliance with health and safety regulations and offer enhanced worker comfort defines each new product initiative.
Over the last years RUPES has developed a wide number of patents and created several solutions, which have contributed to simplify today’s work and increasing performances.
About the Rupes Foam Pad
Rupes Specialty Polishing Pads are specifically designed to work with the Rupes Big Foot Polisher. The unique pads polish paintwork to a mirror shine.
The Rupes Purple Cut Coarse Foam Pad
The Rupes Purple Cut Coarse Foam Pad is an aggressive polishing pad designed to restore neglected paintwork with heavy defects. The Rupes Purple Cut Coarse Foam Pad is perfect for compounding paintwork and is capable of removing 1500 grit sanding scratches. The aggressive pad removes heavy scratches, swirls, water spots, and other paint imperfections.
The Rupes Purple Cut Coarse Foam Pad works excellent with All types of heavy Compound regardless of water base or oil base compound to restore your vehicle’s paintwork. It is a large-pore, thick-wall design. This pad initially feels very rigid, but becomes more pliable and comfortable to use as the pad warms and saturates with polishing solution. The wide open-cell design of this pad keeps it clog-free longer than traditional foam cutting pads.
This Purple Sponge type material follows the origin of Meguiar material as resource raw to reproduce the best cutting foam. This had been improved the current market existing material to offer a better polishing experience to detailer as well as the cutting power pad.
The Orange Rupes Universal Medium Cut Foam Pad
The Orange Rupes Universal Medium Cut Foam Pad comes in a 6” (150mm) size designed to fit the Rupes Big Foot Orbital Polisher. The pads are engineered for the high speed polishing action created by the Rupes Big Foot Polisher. The 24 degree beveled edge ensure the Big Foot Polisher have 100% surface contact for the most effective polishing experience. Team the Rupes Polishing Pads with the Rupes Big Foot Polisher for perfect results. This orange pad not just suitable for Rupes but all other polisher type of universal medium Cut. A definately all can use type of OEM Rupes type sponge pad.
The Black Rupes Finishing Foam Pad
The Black Rupes Finishing Foam Pad comes in a 6” (150mm) size designed to fit the Rupes Big Foot Orbital Polisher and all other type of polisher as well as long the disc is 5 inch. This is the most legendary finishing pad that all users can use.This Black Sponge type material follows the origin of Meguiar material as resource raw to reproduce the best finishing foam. This had been improved the current market existing material to offer a better polishing experience to detailer as well as the finishing sponge pad.
The Blue Rupes Soft Foam Pad
The Blue Rupes Soft Foam Pad comes in a 6” (150mm) size designed to fit the Rupes Big Foot Orbital Polisher. The pads are engineered for the high speed polishing action created by the Rupes Big Foot Polisher. The 24 degree beveled edge ensure the Big Foot Polisher have 100% surface contact for the most effective polishing experience. Team the Rupes Polishing Pads with the Rupes Big Foot Polisher for perfect results. This Blue soft pad is a finishing types as well as waxing pad which is the softest grade similar with Oem Menzerna type great quality. The soft foam pad is very soft and has no leveling ability. Use this pad to apply waxes, sealants, and glazes and produce a high gloss shine.
Reminder: Always Keep Your Pads Clean
Pads need to be cleaned after every use to ensure that your pad will stay clean and long lasting. We always offer useful opinion to our customer to help you keep your pad clean so you pad can continue to deliver superior results. Instead of using too much of gimmick tool in this industry of detailing who told you how to clean your pad, we always advise use the most simplest way to clean it: Use your finger soft rub with clean water flow tab and prevent water suck in your pad!
Customer are welcome to contact us if not sure how to do this simple cleaning.
OEM Rupes type - This OEM Rupes type factory direct OEM Foam finishing sponge pad are specially designed for swirl and scratch removal, general polishing with either a rotary polisher or a dual action polisher, this is universal type for all kind of brand polisher. This sponge pad offers good glossy effective from chemical transfer from the tool to the paint. This equals more finishing effect along with a better feel through the tool, optimizing results. (PS: Rotary polisher is possible to perform a good finishing work as well if you do not own a da tool) . The material references to reproduce the good pad is not just rely on Rupes material but also the origin material of OEM Menzerna and OEM Meguiars
If you're a professional detailer, it's helpful to have fresh pads on hand for large detail jobs. All pads, in particular, may require more frequent pad changes due to paint finishing.
Depth: 30mm Note: Fits all 5" backing plates
Foam cutting grade: Purple sponge
Universal medium grade: Orange sponge
Fine finishing grade: Black sponge
Ultra fine/ soft grade: Blue sponge
Q & A:
Q1. For best results, Rupes 6 Inch DA Foam Discs should only be used with the Rupes own product. Is this real and correct?
Ans: No and never. Rupes sponge pad can be use for all types of polisher . All brand. Never Rupes only can perform detailing task. We are involve in customer car detailing work and proven all Rupes pad can used on all other polisher. But the best result for this Rupes types design best fit DA tool of polisher.
Q2. Is this from Rupes brand product?
Ans: No. This is OEM type. OEM mean factury customization seperately from the original brand which OEM process enjoy the freedom to customize your own branding and selection of material. Hence this spomge never stick any Rupes brand on it. It shouldn't be consider from Rupes itself but OEM Rupes type.
Q3. Why should we consider this OEM Rupes type? and who can use this pad?
Ans: You may consider this sponge pad for better cost and cheaper deal in doing polishing work/detailing task. If Original branding is prefer choice then customer may always pick the branding product. This is only for those who want to save more cost of sponge pad as a wear and tear item. For those who got more money can go for the branding one. And this OEM Rupes sponge pad suitable for all who did polishing work.
Q4. Why the pad itself need to refer to OEM Merg and OEM Menz material instead of Rupes material itself?
Ans: You may consider this sponge pad for better cost and cheaper deal in doing polishing work/detailing task. If Original material is prefer choice then customer may always pick the branding product which will need to bare the original material cost. And this oem type is only for those who want to save more cost of sponge pad as a wear and tear item. Try to imagine that Rupes size of sponge pad listed are more than 100 types! Different grade, thickness and size together. This is obviously too high burden cost for detailer to carry out their detailing task. Furthermore sponge pad is a wear and tear items which will require frequent change of used pad. Hence we choose to refer to Merg and Menz OEM type to reduce the cost pice, in order for us to deliver a better budget sponge replacement for all users. And everone can enjoy the benefit of budget polishing at the same time never compromise of quality delivered to all cars body paint polishing task. Is not easy for us to OEM this product and stay budget, hence we would advise customer to appreciate the effort we deliver to you. If this effort was scrutinized by competitors and maybe one day we no longer can proceed this nudget sponge to market in future.
For those who got more money can go for the branding one. And this OEM Rupes sponge pad suitable for all who did polishing work. Not just the detailer but also the car enthusiast warrior.
|Zone||Weight||Delivery Fee (RM)|
|West Malaysia||First 1.00 kg||8.00|
|Additional 1.00 kg||1.50|
|East Malaysia||First 1.00 kg||15.00|
|Additional 1.00 kg||1.50|