LHR15ES RUPES Bigfoot Polisher

From: £370.00 Ex VAT From: £257.00 Ex VAT

LHR15ES RUPES Bigfoot Polisher was designed specifically with the detailing mind. The very generous 15mm throw on the BigFoot allows the user to work a larger area, cutting working times, whilst maintaining the flexibility to work around the contours of the vehicle. Featuring a lightweight low profile body with a ergonomically shaped head that is supremely comfortable to grip, and speed controls that are all within easy reach of the main control handle.

  • 15mm Orbit
  • 500w Motor
  • 125mm Backing Pad
  • 2.6 Kgs

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LHR15ES RUPES Bigfoot Polisher EAN: 8051499568795

The Ø15 mm orbit and the RUPES Ø125 mm backing pad make the random orbital polisher particularly suitable for curved surfaces. The 15mm orbit of the LHR 15ES, shorter than that of its big brother the LHR 21ES, is coupled with a higher rpm level than that of the LHR 21ES. This higher speed gives the LHR 15ES equivalent cutting power to the LHR 21ES, in spite of the smaller orbit. Its Ø130/150 mm BigFoot polishing foam pads, perfect balance and vibration-free operation make the LHR 15ES a real gem and a must for the tool kit of every detailer.

RANDOM ORBITAL: the backing plate follows an orbit (the amplitude of which depends on the distance between the rotation axis of the drive shaft and the central axis of the backing plate) and is free to rotate about its own central axis. The backing plate is free to rotate at varying velocities and directions by effect of the centrifugal force of the offset movement and by effect of friction. Should the friction forces be such as to prevent rotation of the disc while the tool is still operating, the random orbital movement would simply become an orbital movement. The number of disc rotations is variable and independent of the number of orbits performed. The random orbital movement is at present the best compromise in terms of effectiveness and surface treatment quality.

ELEGANTLY DESIGNED
The RUPES R&D and Design departments have paid particular attention to the design and ergonomics of the BigFoot polishers. The perfectly balanced machine body, the practical handgrip, the silent operation and minimum vibration are just some of the characteristics that help make BigFoot the market’s most versatile and sought-after system.

ANTI-SPINNING SHROUD
The dual function antispinning shroud is designed to protect the operator against the moving parts and act as a clutch for the backing pad, preventing further stress on the foam polishing pad when it is not in direct contact with the surface.

ELECTRONIC SPEED CONTROL MODULE
The speed controller on the handle is both practical and easy to use. The speed of the polisher can also be regulated during use, thus avoiding any interruption of the polishing operation.

ON-OFF SWITCH LOCK
Pressing the button on the LEFT-hand side of the hand grip while polishing locks the on-off switch. This allows the operator to move his/her hands freely to different gripping positions while the tool is operating.

DESIGN
The attention to detail is not limited to just the innovative and attractive design. The modern lines and exceptional technical quality are combined with a number of details that are the result of meticulous research aimed at achieving maximum operator comfort

Technical Specification

Ø backing padmm-in125/5″
Ø orbitmm15-19/32″
PowerW500
R.P.M.2000-5000
WeightKg-lbs2,6-5,73
Speed controller
Backing pad threadM8
 

LHR15ES RUPES Bigfoot Polisher

LHR15ES RUPES Bigfoot Polisher

Backing Pad Size

Orbit

15mm

Polishing Movement

Tool Only / Kit

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£257 Excl. VAT

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