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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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