GEM 11-inch Orbital Sander & Polisher

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Introducing the GEM 11-Inch Orbital Sander & Polisher - The ultimate solution for the woodworking and solid surface industries. This heavy-duty machine boasts an impressive 11-inch drive pad, providing unparalleled coverage that outperforms any other sander/polisher on the market. With its exceptional speed and efficiency, the GEM Polisher allows you to tackle large areas such as table tops and slabs with remarkable ease. 

The standout feature of this remarkable machine lies in its ability to cover extensive surfaces swiftly. Its unrivaled speed makes it the ideal choice for sanding large areas, delivering significantly faster results compared to other sanders available. While reducing labor is an added advantage, the primary selling point of the GEM Polisher is its remarkable speed and ability to tackle expansive projects effectively.

With a smooth and hand-polish action, the GEM Orbital Sander/Polisher runs at 1700 “orbits” per minute, avoiding the creation of those annoying swirl marks commonly associated with high-speed rotary buffers. The well-balanced and smooth-running counterweight system enables you to guide the sander over the surface, letting the 18 lbs. of weight do the work for you.

The GEM Orbital Sander is equipped with the latest innovation in solid surface and woodworking industries, using an orbital action that sands, polishes, and finishes with a motion like that of the human hand. This ensures a uniform and equal finish on solid surfaces and wood products. Additionally, it is available with or without a dust shroud for dust collection, with the option to purchase the dust shroud separately at a later time.

Featuring a Hookit fastening system for use with Micron Paper, Trizact™, and Finishing Pads, the GEM Orbital Sander/Polisher is affordably priced while still delivering the best quality. With its heavy-duty ball-bearing capacitor motor, the GEM Orbital Sander/Polisher is designed to last, with no gears to grind or strip out, no armature winding to burn out, and no carbon brushes to burn out. The exclusive removable shaft system allows for easy maintenance and cleaning.


  • Heavy-duty capacitor motor with ball bearings
  • There are no gears to grind or strip out.
  • There is no armature winding to burn out.
  • There are no carbon brushes to burn out.
  • Unique detachable shaft system
  • Sanding, polishing, and finishing


  • Weight: 18 lbs.
  • Overall height: 10 in.
  • Amps: 2.3@110v
  • RPM: 1,700@110v
  • Motor: 110v
  • Housing: heavy-duty aluminum.


Experience a new level of perfection in your woodworking projects with the GEM 11-inch Orbital Sander & Polisher. Designed with precision and efficiency in mind, this powerful tool is engineered to deliver professional-quality finishes that will set your work apart from the competition. Whether you're a seasoned professional or a DIY enthusiast, this tool is the perfect companion for achieving flawless results every time.

Don't miss out on the opportunity to upgrade your sanding and polishing game with the GEM Polisher 11-Inch. Buy now and experience the difference for yourself!

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What makes this tool stand out from the competition?

The GEM Polisher offers superior performance with its 11-inch orbital sanding pad, and an optional dust collection system. You can either buy the version designed to have the dust shroud attached to a shop vacuum or dust collector or you can buy the shroud separately. 

Its ergonomic design and durable construction set it apart from other sanders on the market. It also offers superior power and versatility, allowing you to achieve professional-quality finishes with ease.

How effective is the dust collection system?

The dust collection system can efficiently capture and contain dust particles. The optional dust shroud is designed to be attached to either a shop vacuum or dust collection system. This allows the dust to be collected at a source before it gets into the air ensuring a cleaner and healthier working environment, while also saving you time on cleanup.

Is this tool durable enough for heavy use?

Yes, this tool is designed with durability in mind. Crafted from high-quality materials, it can withstand heavy use and deliver consistent performance over time. You can rely on this sander for both professional projects and regular DIY work.

Can this be used on different types of wood?

Definitely! The GEM Sander is suitable for use on various types of wood, including hardwoods, softwoods, and composite materials. Its high-performance motor allows you to achieve optimal results on any wood surface.

Does it come with any additional accessories?

The GEM Orbital only comes with a Hookit fastening system for use with Micron Paper, Trizact™ and Finishing Pads.

Is the GEM Polisher Orbital Sander backed by a warranty?

Yes, this tool has a 1 year warranty on the motor and 90 days on all other parts. The warranty card comes in the package with the sander.

Can I use this tool for projects other than woodworking?

While this polisher/sander is primarily designed for woodworking projects, and solid surface polishing, its versatility makes it suitable for other applications as well. You can use it for sanding and polishing various surfaces, such as metal or plastic, depending on the appropriate sanding pad and technique.

Is the GEM Polisher suitable for both beginners and experienced woodworkers?

Absolutely! This tool is designed to cater to both beginners and experienced woodworkers. Its user-friendly features and ergonomic design make it easy to use for beginners, while its exceptional performance meets the demands of experienced professionals.

Do I need the dust shroud?

The GEM 11-inch orbital sander is available with or without the dust shroud. Generally when intended for woodworking applications, the version with the dust shroud would be your prefered solution because the machine is capable of producing a lot of sawdust. If you prefer the option without the dust shroud (prefered for polishing applications) and wish to add the shroud later, the dust shroud is available separately.


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