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What pads & accessories are compatible with the RUPES iBrid Nano?

The iBrid Nano is the new(ish) highly versatile polishing/light sanding machine from RUPES & comes with some incredible features, but that’s not what we’re here for. We want to keep it simple and answer some common questions about the Nano and what backing pads, polishing pads & accessories it’s compatible with.

What backing pads are compatible with the RUPES iBrid Nano?


Depending on the size and application there are three different backing pads available:

995.001/C – 1.25″/30mm velcro polishing backing pad – Buy online here
996.001/C – 2″/50mm velcro polishing backing pad – Buy online here
997.001/C – 1.25″/30mm adhesive sanding backing pad – Buy online here

What polishing pads are compatible with the RUPES iBrid Nano?


There are 4 types of polishing pad for the Nano, ranging from ultra fine detailing to coarse cutting in two sizes:

9.BF40H – 30mm-1.25″ (Top Of Pad) – 40mm-1.5″ (Polishing Surface) Foam Pad – Coarse – Buy online here
9.BF40J- 30mm-1.25″ (Top Of Pad) – 40mm-1.5″ (Polishing Surface) Foam Pad – Medium – Buy online here
9.BF40M- 30mm-1.25″ (Top Of Pad) – 40mm-1.5″ (Polishing Surface) Foam Pad – Fine – Buy online here
9.BF40S- 30mm-1.25″ (Top Of Pad) – 40mm-1.5″ (Polishing Surface) Foam Pad – Ultra Fine – Buy online here

9.BF70H – 50mm-2″ (Top Of Pad) – 70mm-3″ (Polishing Surface) Foam Pad – Coarse – Buy online here
9.BF70J – 50mm-2″ (Top Of Pad) – 70mm-3″ (Polishing Surface) Foam Pad – Medium – Buy online here
9.BF70M – 50mm-2″ (Top Of Pad) – 70mm-3″ (Polishing Surface) Foam Pad – Fine – Buy online here
9.BF70S – 50mm-2″ (Top Of Pad) – 70mm-3″ (Polishing Surface) Foam Pad – Ultra Fine – Buy online here




The foam pads are key elements in the polishing process. Many variables in the technical specifications have to be taken into account to increase the performance. Dealing with different paints, compounds, and tools require different foams to make the job safe and efficient.

What are the compatible accessories for the RUPES iBrid Nano?


If you’re looking to get into those complex hard to reach areas such as door handles, around mirror housings, spoilers, air intakes, wheels, and much more, then we can’t recommend the iBrid Nano Extension Shaft enough!
Buy it here.

If you have any other questions please contact us & we’ll be more than happy to help.

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RUPES iBrid Nano Sander with Q-Mag Technology

RUPES iBrid Nano Sander with Q-Mag Technology

RUPES are proud to announce the release of the new exiting iBrid Nano Sander with Q-MAG Magnetic Technology, a completely new and innovative concept by RUPES that introduces a revolutionary solution for the sanding of all painted surfaces, wood, plaster composite materials, and more. The Q-MAG iBrid Nano provides reliability and comfort and ease of operation for any process where spot, isolated, or edgework sanding is required.

The revolutionary new Q-MAG technology featured on the Q-MAG iBrid Nano allows for quick changes of the backing pad using a proprietary magnetic engagement system to attach one of the two included backing plates. With a simple hand gesture, the backing plate can be easily removed, or repositioned, without the need for any additional tools complicated processes. This design makes the Q-MAG Nano an incredible solution for countless applications in both the automotive and industrial markets.

Once again RUPES raised the bar to a new level in the field of professional sanding and polishing tools!

  • HRM83 RUPES iBrid Nano Q-Mag BLX Kit
    HQM83/BLX RUPES iBrid Nano Sander with Q-Mag Magnetic Technology BLX Kit
    £372.00 Ex. VAT