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Holiday Hours

We close for Christmas at 12pm, Friday, 23rd December & return on January 3rd.

Last shipping will be Thursday, 2pm.

RUPES Price Increases – Last day to order before price increase is Wednesday, 21st December 2022

Our website elves will continue to take online orders whilst we are off and shipping resumes January 3rd.

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  • 9HB180LT RUPES iBrid Battery
    9HB180LT RUPES iBrid Battery
    £46.75 Ex VAT
  • HLR75 RUPES Mini Polisher iBrid
    HLR75 RUPES Mini Polisher iBrid
    £198.00£471.00 Ex VAT

The new BigFoot Mini iBrid HLR75 Polisher represents the future in the evolution of RUPES tools with iBrid Technology.

The 12mm orbit and the Ø 75mm backing plate make it the best solution for difficult shapes and for spot repair operations; a must for any detailer wishing to obtain perfect results, even in the most difficult areas.

The new iBrid Technology concept, already featured on the BigFoot iBrid Nano Polishers and the Q-MAG iBrid Nano Sander, increases process efficiency and optimizes the user experience, providing more versatility for the operator, thanks to the functionality as both battery-powered and cord powered tool.

The HLR75 also features optimized ergonomics, which make it comfortable and easy to use, while the innovative design provides incredible manoeuvrability and balance to guarantee precise and efficient polishing results.

The innovative iBrid Technology, already featured on the iBrid Nano polisher and the Q-MAG iBrid Nano sander, allows the RUPES iBrid tools to be configured to run on either battery or corded power, providing the user with even more versatility during any operation.

Modern lines and exceptional technical quality combined with a number of details are the results of in-depth studies and research aimed at achieving maximum operator comfort.

Thanks to the backing pad with a small diameter, the HLR75 is perfect for polishing applications on small and intricate areas. The small tool body dimensions and the 12mm orbit allow a comfortable handling and accuracy in detail polishing.

The speed controller is both practical and easy to use. It allows adjusting the speed of the polisher without interrupting the work and provides high visibility of the selected setting, even during operation.

Ergonomic and rubberised variable speed lever for a more precise tool control and full operator comfort


  • Li-ION Battery (18V 2.5 Ah) with a led indicator showing the charge level. Between 35 and 45 minutes of battery life while operating
  • The Battery Charger is custom-designed to fit the iBrid Mini’s unique battery pack system. The charging station indicates charge status using integrated LED lights and provides 100% charge from approximately 35 minutes.
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RUPES announces new compound & polish sample pack!

  • 9.TSKITA RUPES Compound/Polish Sample Pack
    9.TSKITA RUPES Compound/Polish Sample Pack
    £15.00 Ex VAT

Whether you are new to detailing or an accomplished DIY enthusiast, this new RUPES sample pack is a great way to try the RUPES products that professionals know and trust.

This kit contains four 125ml bottles of RUPES’ most popular polishing compounds from the D-A System and UNO ranges. The Compound & Polish Sample Pack is designed to introduce their polishing compounds to those who may not have experienced the amazing results of the latest high-performance formulas.

D-A COARSE (1 bottle-125ml)
D-A FINE (1 bottle-125ml)
UNO PURE (1bottle–125ml)
UNO PROTECT (1 bottle–125ml)

If you are just starting out or you are a DIY detailer wanting to progress, we have the knowledge, products and after-sales service to help give you the best results.

We know how much you enjoy detailing your car. How it can be therapeutic, relaxing and fun but it is also a great way to protect your investment in your car.

One of our customers, Alex, recently posted about these benefits. He says regular detailing will…

…maximise the value of your vehicle, stop road contamination build up and other nasties sticking to the paint work. Over time iron builds up on the paint work which causes rust spots and this can later lead on to cause bigger areas to rust, salt build up over time causes rust and corrosion, your vehicle is your 2nd biggest investment after a house so why would you allow your vehicle to devalue and lose its look? That’s just a couple things… I could go on for ever. Summer is coming what are you waiting for?

Alex Elliott – A9 Valeting (Please check out his fundraiser for mind)
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Christmas Shipping…

Our last shipping day before Christmas is Wednesday, December 22nd.

Our Office will be closed from Thursday the 23rd until we open our doors again on Tuesday the 4th of January, 2022.

Our website Elves will of course be accepting orders during this time but items won’t be shipping whilst our office is closed.

Merry Christmas & Happy New Year from all of us at Power Tool Sales Ltd.
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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
    £484.00 Ex VAT